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Claressa Shields gets title shot against Nikki Adler

By Nick Forrester Jun 28, 2017

Two-time Olympic gold medalist boxer Claressa Shields will fight for her first world-title against Nikki Adler on Aug. 4 in…

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Claressa Shields defeats Sydney LeBlanc to claim WBC Silver belt

By Nick Forrester Jun 17, 2017

Claressa Shields defeated Sydney LeBlanc in the Detroit Brawl on Friday night at the Masonic Temple in Detroit via decision…

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Claressa Shields finds last minute replacement for Friday night’s fight

By Nick Forrester Jun 14, 2017

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Claressa Shields has found a last-minute replacement opponent for Friday night's fight in Sydney LeBlanc, who…

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Claressa Shields signs with Salita Promotions

By Nick Forrester Jun 12, 2017

Claressa Shields, a two-time U.S. Olympic gold medalist boxer, has signed with Salita Promotions. The signing comes just a few…

WATCH: Medical student becomes first woman in Texas to wear a hijab in USA Boxing competition

By Adele Jackson-Gibson May 30, 2017

Since USA Boxing dropped its religious headgear ban in April, the sport’s doors have opened to many Muslim women who want to…

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Marlen Esparza defeats Samantha Salazar in fight with three-minute rounds

By Nick Forrester May 7, 2017

Flyweight Marlen Esparza defeated Samantha Salazar via unanimous decision on Saturday night at T-Mobile Arena. Esparza, who claimed a bronze…

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