By Jon Uddin✏
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Former Women’s Lightweight Champion 🇧🇪Delfine Persoon (44-2-0, 18KO👊) went down a division, winning the interim WBA Junior-Lightweight title over 🇳🇬Helen Joseph (17-4-2, 10KO👊) by 10 round unanimous decision (97-93, 97-93, 98-92) last Monday in Belgium.
It was Persoon’s first time back in the ring since… Continue reading “Jon Uddin: 3 Quick Thoughts”
By Jon Uddin🖋️
“I DEFINITELY DID ENOUGH TO WIN, BUT I’M HAPPY TO HAVE A REMATCH IF SHE WANTS IT. WE WILL SEE WHAT HAPPENS.”
The now Undisputed Women’s Lightweight World Champion 🥇🇮🇪Katie Taylor (14-0-0, 6KO) of Ireland made it clear that she welcomes a rematch after her majority decision victory over 🇧🇪Delfine Persoon (43-2-0, 18KO) of Belgium, which has been disputed by fans and boxing media alike to say the least. Continue reading “When the Smoke Clears:💨 Katie Taylor vs. Delfine Persoon”
Witnessed on the undercard of Anthony Joshua/Andy Ruiz Jr, Ireland’s ♛🥇🇮🇪Irish” Katie Taylor (14-0-0, 6KO) becomes the UNDISPUTED RING-MAGAZINE/WBA/WBC/WBO/IBF Lightweight Champion of the World, defeating long-running World Champion 🇧🇪Delfine Persoon (43-2-0, 18KO) by the skin of her teeth. The claim of Undefeated is by letter-of-the-law in acquiring all the Title-Belts, but the better characterization here is that the new Undisputed Champion’s claim can be “Disputed”, being that it was a very close fight, and nothing of a definitive stamp to separate the two fighters… Continue reading “The 3rd Leg of History-Your New Undisputed (But Disputable) Women’s Lightweight World Champion ♛”
It’s a beautiful thing whenever we get Undisputed World Title Fights, especially with the fracturing of Titles, and this one carries plenty of weight, as there is only currently 2 Undisputed Champions on the women’s side. Continue reading “Going for the Gusto, Katie Taylor & Delfine Persoon Risk it All to Become Singular Lightweight Champion”