Tag: WBA Lightweight Title

Stern Early Challenge From Firuza Sharipova Made it Interesting, but Katie Taylor’s Tactical Change in the Second Half Secured the Decision to Remain Undisputed Champ

Kazakhstan’s 🇰🇿Firuza Sharipova (14-2-0, 8KO👊) talked a lot leading up to the bout, and she let her fists mirror the talking for her in the early goings, making it a quality tactical bout…but as time progressed 👑🥇🇮🇪“Irish” Katie Taylor’s (20-0-0, 6KO👊) class showed out, and she seized control en route to winning a comfortable points decision to defend her unified titles a total of 6 times, as well as tallying up 13 title defenses in the Lightweight division. With this out the way, there is actually room for the biggest fight of them all to be made in the women’s sport.  Continue reading “Stern Early Challenge From Firuza Sharipova Made it Interesting, but Katie Taylor’s Tactical Change in the Second Half Secured the Decision to Remain Undisputed Champ”

Off to Liverpool – Dominant Katie Taylor Looking Forward to Facing off Against Eager Challenger Sharipova in Undisputed Title Defense

A 5-time amateur world champion, Olympic Gold-Medalist, and an Undisputed Lightweight World Champion in the professional ranks…life is good for 👑🥇🇮🇪“Irish” Katie Taylor (19-0-0, 6KO👊) who is in the process of cleaning out the division.  With 12 Lightweight title defenses under her belt, and 5 defenses since becoming the Continue reading “Off to Liverpool – Dominant Katie Taylor Looking Forward to Facing off Against Eager Challenger Sharipova in Undisputed Title Defense”

Upset Alert🚨 – George Kambosos Jnr. Came to Madison Square Garden, Took Control Early, to Upset and Defeat Teofimo Lopez to Win Bevy of Lightweight World Titles 🗽

Written by Tré Berry III✍️🖊️ | 11/28/2021

This is not, I repeat…this is not the welcome homecoming that now-former Champion 🇺🇸Teofimo “Takeover” Lopez Jr. (16-1-0, 12KO👊) had anticipated. That party was spoiled by determined, angry Aussie fighter 👑🇦🇺George Kambosos Jnr. (20-0-0, 10KO👊), who not only willed the events of the fight to bend his way, but he fought very intelligently in aiding himself to get there.  Continue reading “Upset Alert🚨 – George Kambosos Jnr. Came to Madison Square Garden, Took Control Early, to Upset and Defeat Teofimo Lopez to Win Bevy of Lightweight World Titles 🗽”

Amid a Litany of Frustrating Delays, the Juniors to Finally Meet – Teofimo Lopez Jr. to Defend World Titles Against George Kambosos Jnr. in Madison Square Garden 🗽

I don’t believe that we have ever encountered a fight with the amount of delays that have shelved this particular contest – and frankly…it’s not even a bout that we collectively care about in order to warrant time wasted & how it stagnated the division…but after all, it is an 🔴IBF title eliminator, and Aussie 🇦🇺George Kambosos Jnr. (19-0-0, 10KO👊) has waited in line towards getting his shot. Continue reading “Amid a Litany of Frustrating Delays, the Juniors to Finally Meet – Teofimo Lopez Jr. to Defend World Titles Against George Kambosos Jnr. in Madison Square Garden 🗽”

Katie Taylor Showcases Her Class Over Skilled, Respected Jennifer Han – Secures UD to Defend Her Lightweight World Titles

It was an entertaining bout in spots, as 👑🥇🇮🇪“Irish” Katie Taylor (19-0-0, 6KO👊), and 🇺🇸Jennifer Han (18-4-1, 1KO👊) put their best foot forward in representing themselves. Katie as she is accustomed to doing, proved to be a couple of levels over the former world titlist from El Paso, and worked her way towards a Unanimous Decision victory, securing her 11th straight title defense, and her 4th defense since becoming Undisputed World Champion. Continue reading “Katie Taylor Showcases Her Class Over Skilled, Respected Jennifer Han – Secures UD to Defend Her Lightweight World Titles”