Pound-for-pound queen Cecilia Brækhus (26-0, 7 KOs) has enlisted the help of former opponent Ivana Habazin in preparation for her November 29 clash with Jennifer Retzke (15-1-1, 9 KOs) at the Falconer Hall at the Radisson Blu in Copenhagen, Denmark.… Read Article
Undisputed (WBC, WBA, WBO & IBF) Female World Welterweight Champion Cecilia Brækhus (26-0, 7 KOs) is back in action on November 29. The pound–for-pound queen will face IBF mandatory challenger Jennifer Retzke (15-1-1, 9 KOs) at the Falconer Hall at the Radisson Blu in Copenhagen, Denmark.… Read Article
Female boxing’s pound-for-pound number one Cecilia Brækhus has hit back at claims from Ronda Rousey’s coach that the UFC Champion could win a world title in her first boxing match.… Read Article
Boxing history was made in Copenhagen, Denmark last night. Norwegian star Cecilia Brækhus (26-0, 7 KOs) became the first female boxer to unify a division by holding all four major titles simultaneously. The WBC, WBA & WBO Champion scored a unanimous decision victory over IBF Champion Ivana Habazin (13-2, 5 KOs) to become the undisputed welterweight queen.
Cheered on by her loyal army of travelling Norwegian fans, Brækhus once again proved why she is the … Read Article
The Nordic Fight Night returns to Copenhagen with an action packed show featuring three championship fights on Saturday night. Ahead of all the action at the Danish capital’s iconic TAP1 venue the fighters made weight today at the Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers Hotel.… Read Article
Today in Oslo, WBC, WBA & WBO Female World Welterweight Champion Cecilia Brækhus (25-0, 7 KOs) came face-to-face with IBF Champion Ivana Habazin (13-1, 5 KOs) for the first time ahead of their historic unification fight at TAP1 in Copenhagen on September 13.
At a press conference in the Norwegian capital, the pound-for-pound queen appeared in a confident mood as she discussed the upcoming fight. ‘’For me, this is an incredibly special fight,’’ said Brækhus. … Read Article
Pound-for-pound queen Cecilia Brækhus (25-0, 7 KOs) will attempt to make history on September 13 by becoming the first female boxer in any weight category to unify a division by holding all four major titles. The WBC, WBA & WBO Female World Welterweight Champion will take on IBF Champion Ivana Habazin (13-1, 5 KOs) at TAP1 in Copenhagen, Denmark. … Read Article
Cecilia Brækhus (25-0, 7 KOs) successfully defended her WBC, WBO & WBA Female World Welterweight titles with a unanimous points victory over Jessica Balogun (24-4, 12 KOs) at the Sport and Congress Center in Schwerin, Germany last night.
Balogun proved a tough opponent but was ultimately outclassed by Brækhus. The judges scored the fight 100-90, 99-91 and 98-92 all in favour of the pound-for-pound number one.
‘’It was a tough fight, but I expected that. … Read Article
Cecilia Brækhus (24-0, 7 KOs) and Jessica Balogun (24-3, 12 KOs) both made weight today ahead of their WBC, WBA & WBO Female World Welterweight title clash on Saturday night at the Sport and Congress Center in Schwerin, Germany.
Cecilia Braekhus: 63.9 kg
Jessica Balogun: 65.9 kg
Norwegian fans can watch Cecilia Brækhus defend her WBC, WBA & WBO Female World Welterweight titles against Jessica Balogun live on Viasat 4 on Saturday June 7th … Read Article
In a career spanning seven years, Cecilia Brækhus (24-0, 7 KOs) has risen to the very top of the boxing world. Considered to be the female pound-for-pound number one, she is undefeated in twenty-four contests and currently holds the WBC, WBA & WBO Female World Welterweight titles.… Read Article