Tag: flyweight

Undefeated Giant Super Flyweight Brian Cannady Jr Set For Big 2020

(January 9, 2020) – Undefeated 5ft 10 bantamweight Brian ‘Big Cannon’ Cannady Jr is excited ahead of 2020, as he readies himself for title fights in the new decade. Fort Myers native Cannady Jr, who stood out as an amateur, has gone 11-0 as a professional, with his last outing producing one of the Florida…

Andres The ‘Chilean Crocodile’ Campos adds WBA Fedebol flyweight title to his ever-growing belt collection

Lo Barnechea, Chile (December 23, 2019) – Fast-rising Chilean flyweight sensation once again produced an immaculate performance to become WBA Fedebol flyweight champion. Current Chilean champion Campos, who has been working alongside Australian standouts Andrew and Jason Moloney, as well as world-rated Billel Dib and Bruno Tarimo, displayed an excellent jab throughout the contest, as…

Ilima-Lei Macfarlane Retains Flyweight Title, A.J. McKee Advances in Featherweight World Grand Prix at Bellator 236

Complete Results For Bellator 236 Bellator 236: Macfarlane vs. Jackson Main Card: Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (11-0) defeated Kate Jackson (11-4-1) via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-44, 50-44) A.J. McKee (16-0) defeated Derek Campos (20-9) via submission (arm-triangle) at 1:08 of round three Jason Jackson (11-4) defeated Kiichi Kunimoto (20-9-2, 1 NC) via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)…

Liz Carmouche is the Newest Member of Bellator’s Flyweight Division

HONOLULU (December 20, 2019) – On the same night as Bellator and the USO Present: Salute the Troops, Bellator is proud to announce the signing of United States Marine Corps veteran and established flyweight competitor Liz Carmouche (13-7) to an exclusive multi-year, multi-fight contract. Carmouche joins Bellator’s women’s flyweight division following a six-year run in…

Sampson Boxing Wins Araneta vs. Gauto IBF Light Flyweight Purse Bid

(July 9, 2019) -Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz of Sampson Boxing won the purse bid today to stage the IBF junior flyweight elimination fight between undefeated IBF #3-ranked Christian “The Bomb” Araneta (17-0, 15 KOs) of Cebu City, Philippines, and also undefeated #4-ranked Augustin “El Avion” Gauto (12-0, 8 KOs) of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Held in New…

Unbeaten Flyweight Maria Rivera Faces Mallory Martin

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (June 12th, 2018) — A decade removed from her last professional fight on the worldwide taekwondo circuit, then 25-year-old Maria Rivera never thought she’d get the chance to showcase her talents on national television. “Life happens very fast,” said the unbeaten female flyweight from Framingham, Mass., “It’s very interesting to see the path…