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Claressa Shields vs. Hanna Gabriels – official weights

SHOWTIME BOXING: SPECIAL EDITION – 10 p.m. ET/PT IBF and WBA Women’s Middleweight World Championship Claressa Shields – 159 ½ lbs. Hanna Gabriels – 159 ½ lbs.… Read

Claressa Shields vs. Hanna Gabriels final press conference quotes

Christina Hammer Battles Tori Nelson in Co-Feature Unified Women’s Super Middleweight World Champion Claressa Shields and unified 154-pound champion Hanna Gabriels met face to face during the final press conference in advance of their fight to decide the IBF and WBA Women’s Middleweight World Championships this Friday live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/PT).… Read

Claressa Shields vs. Hanna Gabriels final workout quotes

Unified Women’s Super Middleweight World Champion Claressa Shields and unified 154-pound champion Hanna Gabriels spoke to the media at a workout session in Detroit just days before the two clash to decide the IBF & WBA Women’s Middleweight World Championships this Friday on SHOWTIME.… Read

Umar Salamov vs. Brian Howard on June 22

Light Heavyweight prospects Umar Salamov and Brian Howard will meet in a 10-round matchup that will open the SHOWTIME BOXING: SPECIAL EDITION tripleheader Friday, June 22 live on SHOWTIME® (10 p.m. ET/PT) from Masonic Temple in Detroit. In the main event, unified champions from different divisions will meet in the middle. Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist […]

Superior Buick GMC Cadillac Sign on as Sponsors of Shields vs. Gabriels Women’s Middleweight World Championship Fight

Salita Promotions proudly announces that Superior Buick GMC Cadillac, one of the nation’s largest family of dealerships, has signed on as a sponsor of the upcoming “It’s Our Time to Shine” professional boxing event on Friday, June 22, at Masonic Temple in Detroit, Michigan.… Read

Christina Hammer vs. Tori Nelson on June 22 on Showtime

The women’s middleweight world championship between unified WBC and WBO titlist Christina Hammer and former world champion Tori Nelson has been added to the June 22 SHOWTIME telecast from Masonic Temple in Detroit. In the main event, two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and unified 168-pound champion Claressa Shields will attempt to become a two-division champion when […]

Claressa Shields Training Camp Notes for Hanna Gabriels

Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa Shields is deep in preparation for her attempt to become a two-division world champion when she faces fellow unified champion Hanna Gabriels at Masonic Temple in Detroit on Friday, June 22. Shields, a unified champion at 168 pounds, and Gabriels, a unified titlist at 154 pounds, will meet for the […]

Claressa Shields Detroit media quotes

Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and unified women’s super middleweight champion Claressa Shields worked out for the media and spoke to local youth Wednesday at The Downtown Boxing Gym in Detroit. The boxing star is two weeks into training camp ahead of her SHOWTIME BOXING: SPECIAL EDITION showdown Friday, June 22 at 10 p.m. ET/PT live […]

Franchon Crews-Dezurn added to Shields vs. Gabriels card for June 22

With her long-time rival, Claressa Shields, moving down to middleweight, Baltimore’s Franchon “The Heavy-Hitting Diva” Crews-Dezurn will finally be getting her own deserved chance to shine.… Read

Claressa Shields and Hanna Gabriels on a collision course with Christina Hammer waiting in the wings

By Ian Aldous: On Friday June 22nd, women’s world championship boxing hits our screens live on Showtime, when unified super-middleweight world champion and double Olympic champion, Claressa Shields (5-0) takes on unified super-welterweight world champion, Hanna Gabriels (18-1-1), for the vacant IBF and WBA middleweight world championships. … Read

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