Nelson puts unbeaten record on the line; three female titles highlight solid card in Maryland

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Tori Nelson puts her undefeated record on the line when she takes on Kita Watkins in a 10-round affair for the vacant UBF World female super welterweight title Friday at Martin’s West in Woodlawn, Maryland. Nelson (13-0-3, 1ko) is the current WIBA world champ and has not been tested in her last two fights, but she did get pushed against the inexperienced Arlene Blencowe when the…

March 19, 2015
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Feliciano wins split-decision over Bosques in feisty affair.

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Nydia Feliciano earned a very tough six-round split-decision win over upstart Noemi Bosques Saturday night at the A La Carte Event Pavilion in Tampa, Florida in a very spirited and at times feisty contest. Feliciano, who fights out of the Bronx, New York, was simply more active then Bosques and hurt her a couple of times with cleaner shots improve to 8-6-3. Two of the three judges…

March 16, 2015
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Rivas dominates Salazar to retain WBC female bantamweight title

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Yazmin Rivas easily defended her WBC female bantamweight title with a dominating 10-round performance over Celina Salazar Saturday night at Auditorio Municipal Fausto Gutiérrez Moreno, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. Rivas (32-8, 9ko’s) was in control from the start, dictating the pace of the action and consistently forcing Salazar backwards. The 27-year-old Rivas worked the body most of the night and also was the smarter more busier…

March 16, 2015
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Alcivar rebounds from last loss; outworks Canada’s Maerz in win

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing)  Female super flyweight Patricia “Patty Boom Boom” Alcivar rebounded nicely from a tough loss over the summer, by unanimously defeating Canada’s Peggy Maerz in a six-round affair at The Space at Westbury in Long Island on Friday night. Alcivar (8-3, 3ko’s), who last fought in July and suffered a tough split-decision loss to Chantel Cordova for the then vacant NABA female super flyweight title, looked solid in the one. She did…

March 14, 2015
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Douglas dominates Lamanna; Odom makes quick work of Hernandez and Lopez shines

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Antoine Douglas remained undefeated and simply dominated and overwhelmed Thomas Lamanna, earning a sixth-round TKO and in the process claiming the vacant WBA Fedelatin middleweight title in the main event at The Space at Westbury in New York as part of Showtime’s Showbox The Next Generation card. Douglas (17-0, 11ko’s) set the tone early on as he came straight forward, pressing the action all night. It…

March 14, 2015
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Rivas looks to defend belt against Salazar

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Yazmin Rivas will look to defend her WBC Bantamweight World Title when she clashes with Celina Salazar over 10-rounds at the Auditorio Municipal Fausto Gutierrez Moreno, Tijuana, Mexico Saturday on a very heavy card promoted by Fernando Beltran’s Promociones Zanfer. The 27-year-old Rivas (31-8, 9ko’s) has rebounded nicely sine suffering a split-decision loss against Jessica Gonzalez for the interim WBC World female bantamweight title in 2012. She fought…

March 13, 2015
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Bosques set to square off against Feliciano in Florida

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing)  Noemi “La Rebelde” Bosques, the top-rated bantamweight in the U.S., is set to take on Nydia “Dha Phenomenal” Feliciano in a slated six-round affair at the Ala Carte Event Pavilion in St. Petersburg, Florida night. This will be the toughest test yet for Bosques (8-1-2, 2ko’s) who is the top-rated bantamweight in the U.S and is on a four-fight winning streak. JMB originally brought the story several…

March 13, 2015
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Pugh picks apart Russell on way to NY Golden Gloves final

March 12, 2015

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Janice Pugh went out and dominated her fellow gym mate Nicole Russell Monday night at the World Wide Boxing Club in the Bronx, New York and in the process advanced to the 125lb. finals of the New York Daily News Golden Gloves. Pugh (The Wat) was able to use her jab and her 5’10 reach to keep her distance and advance to the finals at the…

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Mrdjenovich to defend WBC title against Bravo

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Jelena Mrdjenovich, the top-rated female featherweight in the world, will look to defend her WBC World female featherweight title when she takes on Columbia’s Francia Elena Bravo in a slated 10-round affair March 27th at the Hotel Sortis, in Panama City, Panama. The 32-year-old Mrdjenovich (34-9-1, 18ko’s) has reeled off six straight wins, including a dominating 3rd-round TKO performance over Pasa Malagic last December. Since losing the…

March 11, 2015
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Carabajal earns easy win over Guiterrez; Dionicius remains perfect

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Karen Elizabeth “Burbuja” Carabajal earned a four-round unanimous decision over Noelia Gutierrez Sunday night at the Centro Deportivo y Cultural Villa Raffo, Villa Raffo, Buenos Aires, Argentina. The 25-year-old Carabajal (8-0) turned pro in 2013 and has been very active over the last several years. She fought five times in 2014 and it appears she will fight at least seven or so times this year. Gutierrez…

March 9, 2015
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