Sue TL Fox creator/founder of WBAN, and the
International Women's Boxing Hall of Fame...
Sue "TL" Fox,
World Class Female Boxer, rated #1 in the worldin 1979, and owner of WBAN™ was named in the
Feb. 2012 Commemorative issue of Ring Magazine as one of the
Most Influential female boxers of all time.
In 2008, USA Boxing presented an
for her contributions in developing the sport. Since its inception
on the internet
back in 1998, WBAN has become the world’s leading
authority for resource and information in female boxing. Fox
created the International Women's Boxing Hall of Fame [IWBHF]
IBA President Dean Chance Dies at
age of 74
It is sad to report that the International
Boxing Association President passed away yesterday.
Dean was instrumental in having many title fights that female
boxers could fight for, including the greats, such as Laila Ali,
Holly Holm, Ada Velez, Suzy Taylor, Deb Nichols, and the list
truly goes on and on. Dean you will truly be missed my
friend....Sue TL Fox
Dellal Edges Koleva For WBF World
Myriam Dellal from France achieved a long-standing goal to
become a world champion on Friday night, October 9, in her home
town of Clermont Ferrand, when she won the vacant World Boxing
Federation (WBF) Womens World Light Welterweight title.
At the Maison des Sports, Dellal improved her professional
record to 12-5-3 (2) by scoring a close but ...Full
Venezuela: Mayerlin Rivas vs. Galina Ivanova
to fight for WBA Title
On Saturday, October 10th, at the El Poliedro,in
Caracas, Venezuela, Mayerlin Rivas, 117½, now 13-3-1 (9KO), won
a ten-round unanimous decision over Galina Koleva Ivanova, 117¼,
16-11-4 (2KO), Rivas successfully defended her WBA
Mexico: Mariana "Barbie"
Juarez and Vanesa Taborda Fight to a Split Draw!
(OCT 11) Last
night at the Auditorio Municipal de Cabo San Lucas, Los Cabos,
Mexico, in an exciting rematch, Mariana "Barbie" Juarez and
Vanesa Taborda fought to a ten-round split draw! The two
were fighting for the WBC International super flyweight title.
Finals judges scores: 96-94 95-95 94-96
Second Annual Latin Fight Night!
Atlanta, GA- On Friday, October 16th, the Buckhead
Fight Club will hold the second annual Latin Fight Night. "We
had a huge success last year with the first show, so we're
bringing it back again," said gym owner/trainer Terri Moss. Moss
said, "These bouts will feature men's and women's bouts,
including Kelsey Smith, who fought Virginia Fuchs in the 2015
Women's National Golden Gloves, and..
Austria: Petra Janssen Van Doom Wins Pro
Debut, over Andrea Lakatos
(OCT 11) Last night at the Admiral Dome, Vienna,
Austria, Petra Janssen Van Doorn, 115¼, making her pro debut,
won by points in a four-round bout over Andrea "Diamond Girl"
Lakatos, 111¾, Debrecen, Hungary, now 1-7-0 (0KO). No other
details at this time. Photo: Boxrec
Melissa Hernandez Wins by First round KO over
Gina Chamie on Top Huge Card at the Radisson Grand Ballroom
(OCT 9) Last night at the Radisson Grand
Ballroom, on a Pretty Girl Promotions, she won by a first round
KO over Gina Chamie. More details to follow soon.
Meet The Olympic Trials For
Women's Boxing Flyweight by Julie Goldsticker/USA Boxing
(OCT 8) The
flyweight division, which ranges from a minimum of 107 pounds
and a maximum of 112 pounds, is the smallest Olympic weight
division in women's boxing. The weight class is contested in
both Pan American Games and Olympic competition as well as world
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Boxing Action in France - Two female bouts on
two different cards
(OCT 7) This
Friday at the Au Dojo, Wasquehal, Nord, France,
in a scheduled six-round non-title bout, Claudia Ferenczi, will
be fighting Sandy Coget; at another venue in France, at the
Maison des Sports, Clermont-Ferrand, Puy-de-Dôme, Myriam Dellal
will fight Milena Koleva for the WBF super lightweight title.
Colombia: Liliana Palmera to Face Liliana
Martinez for Interim Title
Another bout this Friday, that takes place at the Coliseo Mario
de León, Cerete, Colombia, Liliana "La Tigresa" Palmera, 25-113
(15KO), of Monteria, Colombia, will fighting "again" a fourth
time for an "Interim" WBA super bantamweight title against
Liliana Martinez. She won all of the prior "Interim"
fights...and again gets to fight for the Interim"...hmmm..
Argentina: Gabriela Zapata to fight Cristina
Cuevas in Six-Rounder
(OCT 7) This
Friday, at the club Francisco Godoy, in Rosario, Santa Fe,
Argentina, Gabriela Zapata, of Santa Fe, will be fighting
Cristina Cuevas, also from Santa Fe. The two will be
fighting in the welterweight division. No other details at
this time about other bouts on the card.
Austria: Andrea "Diamond Girl"
Lakatos to fight Petra Janssen Van Doom
In some boxing action on the undercard,
Petra Janssen Van Doom, of the Netherlands, will be making her
pro debut in a four-round bout to fight Andrea "Diamond Girl"
Lakatos in the light flyweight division. Lakatos, now
1-6-0 (0KO), of Debrecen, Hungary will be entering the
ring this date with seven fights as a pro.
Boxing: Eyes of AIBA World will
be on Doha October 6th/15th - inc. the future as seen by Dr. C.K.
Wu-by Michael O'Neill
The 2015 AIBA World Elite championships - for men - gets
underway Tuesday 6th October in Doha, Qatar with not only medals
and World titles at stake but also a place in the 2016 Rio
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WBAN has updated
our list with participating female boxers, on the WBAN Registry for Women boxers form
so that boxers can keep their current information available
for promoters, matchmakers, trainers, the media and more. Just take
a few minutes to update WBAN on your current information.
About Sue TL Fox - The creation of WBAN
Sue TL Fox, the
creator of WBAN boxed from 1976 -
1979, and re-entered into training in 1996 to get in shape. She heard
about the infamous Christy Martin vs. Diedre Gogarty
bout that was featured on a Mike Tyson card, and decided
that . . More
WBAN would like to have the boxing community connect with
WBAN on Twitter.
We are going to put up flash news that goes on in the sport and
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WBAN extensive historical segment
In 1996, Sue TL Fox
of WBAN, began extensive research in the history of
female boxing. After two years of research, in
1998, she developed online Women Boxing Archive Network.
WBAN now houses one of the only archives of the sport
worldwide with massive amounts of historical data going
as far back as the 1800's. More on
This site features the latest and most controversial
on what's happening in Women's boxing today! WBAN has expanded to having the Top Women's Boxing
Records Site; The International Women's Boxing
Hall of Fame, The WBAN Resource Team; The
2012 Olympics Coverage of women's Boxing; and Hot Boxing News Site that
covers men's and women's boxing.
WBAN Award Patch Program
Clarification of the Official WBAN Patches - by
Sue TL Fox WBAN has
had a very good response from the boxing community about the
Official WBAN embroidery Patches. More
on WBAN Patch Program