As women continue to make strides toward equality across industries, boxing and its media partners remain in the past by disenfranchising women from a fair opportunity to showcase their skills and earn a living.
Having become a three-weight world champion in boxing, in so doing becoming, according to herself, the “GWOAT,” Claressa Shields will now try her hand at MMA. As per a report from MMA Junkie, Shields has … read full article “Claressa Shields Signs Deal With PFL, Will Compete In MMA As A Lightweight”
Though talk of a Claressa Shields-Laila Ali fight has vanished, there could be another grudge-match in store for Shields, the all-conquering, self-proclaimed “Greatest Woman Fighter Of All-Time.”
Did I say Shields, 10-0(2), and a world … read full article “Claressa Shields Vs. Savannah Marshall Developing Into A Genuine Grudge-Match”
Three-weight world champ Claressa Shields is arguably the finest female boxer fighting today. Unbeaten at 10-0(2), Shields of Flint, Michigan has proven her skills time and again. But there could be a British challenger who … read full article “Hearn Wants Claressa Shields Vs. Savannah Marshall On Joshua-Pulev Card”
Women’s boxing superstar Claressa Shields has added two more impressive distinctions to her already unparalleled boxing career laurels.
25-year-old “T-Rex” Shields (10-0, 2 KOs), currently the unified WBC and WBO World Female Super Welterweight and … read full article “Claressa Shields honored by ESPN and The Ring”
Long before Claressa Shields, even before Laila Ali, Christy Martin was the trailblazer; the female fighter who was a star allowing a number of other female boxers to get in there and do their thing. … read full article “Christy Martin Says Laila Ali Would “Smoke” Claressa Shields”
With a new date for their historic showdown coming soon, undefeated three-division and WBC and WBO Super Welterweight Champion Claressa Shields and IBF Super Welterweight Champion Marie-Eve Dicaire will both appear on “K9 Boxing Live,” … read full article “Claressa Shields and Marie-Eve Dicaire to discuss showdown this Saturday”
Top Heavyweight Contender Otto Wallin Featured in Salita Promotions’ Latest Episode of YouTube Series ‘Train Like a Boxer’
The latest episode of Salita Promotions YouTube series “Train Like a Boxer” has been released and features … read full article “New YouTube Series: ‘Train Like a Boxer’ – Otto Wallin”
With the world currently focused on fighting the Coronavirus pandemic, Salita Promotions has made the decision to postpone and reschedule the Claressa Shields vs Marie-Eve Dicaire Undisputed World Championship fight, originally slated for May 9 … read full article “Shields vs. Dicaire Unification Battle Postponed”
“She never could have beaten me,” Laila Ali – “She’s Muhammad Ali’s daughter, she’s not Muhammad Ali. Shut Up and Fight Me,” Claressa Shields.
The above words, said boldly by former female super-middleweight and light-heavyweight … read full article “Clarissa Shields Calls For Female Super-Fight With Laila Ali”