Women’s Boxing Pound-for-Pound Rankings: March 2019

Women’s Boxing Pound-for-Pound Rankings: March 2019 1-Katie Taylor (13-0, 6 KOs) lightweight, Ireland 2-Cecilia Braekhus (35-0, 9 KOs) welterweight, Norway 3-Delfine Persoon (43-1, 18 KOs) lightweight, Belgium 4-Yesica Yolanda Bopp (35-1, 16 KOs) light-flyweight, Argentina 5-Amanda Serrano (36-1-1, 27 KOs) super-flyweight, USA/Puerto Rico 6-Claressa Shields (8-0, 2 KOs) middleweight, USA 7-Christina Hammer (24-0, 11 KOs)

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Women’s Boxing Pound-for-Pound Rankings February 2019:

Women’s Boxing Pound-for-Pound Rankings: 1-Katie Taylor (12-0, 5 KOs) lightweight, Ireland 2-Cecilia Braekhus (35-0, 9 KOs) welterweight, Norway 3-Yesica Yolanda Bopp (35-1, 16 KOs) light-flyweight, Argentina 4-Delfine Persoon (42-1, 17 KOs) lightweight, Belgium 5-Daniela Romina Bermudez (24-3-3, 7 KOs) super-bantamweight, Argentina 6-Amanda Serrano (36-1-1, 27 KOs) super-flyweight, USA 7-Kenia Enriquez (21-1, 9 KOs) light-flyweight, Mexico

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Martin vs. Gogarty

Boxing, since the downfall of Mike Tyson, has declined to a niche sport, and women’s boxing is a niche within a niche. I’ve seen some advertise the Hammer vs. Shields fight as the most important fight in the history of women’s boxing. In my opinion, it isn’t, and pre-fight, it’s not in the top five.

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