World Boxing Federation Women's World Boxing Championships - ExCel London March 2013 - featuring Christina Hammer, Zita Zatyko,Ramona Heuhne, Maria Lindberg, Juliette Winter, Suzannah Warner, Areti Mastrodouka, Kristine Shergold, Angel McKenzie, Marianne Marston - congratulations to future stars Katie Taylor, Savannah Marshall, Nicola Adams, Claressa Shields
The inaugural Women’s World Championshipsis planned to take place in London later this year.
This ground breaking event is destined to capture the general public’s attention, as the drama of competition is played out in front of a packed arena and broadcast live Worldwide.
Boxing provides a mouth watering mix of close and exciting competition, Championship Boxing at World level provides a spectacle of skill, action and drama unrivaled by any other contact sport. Women’s Boxing is no different, as was proved to the World during the 2012 London Olympics, where it made it’s
universally welcomed debut.
Unlike the Olympics, the World Boxing Federation Women’s World Championships will feature the top professionals of the sport, competing for ten grueling rounds, not four, to earn the accolade of being crowned the undisputed Champion of the World in their division.
Supporting the World Championship co-headliners will be a International Championship bout, featuring two of the sports rising stars, an
International Masters Championship bout, as well as two special International Challenge Belt bouts.
The provisional line up for this most defining of Women’s boxing events is:
Christina Hammer (Champion - Germany) Vs. TBA
Middleweight World Championship
Zita Zatyko (Champion - Hungary) Vs. TBA
Super Middleweight World Championship
Maria Lindberg (Sweden) Vs. TBA
Light Middleweight World Championship
Ramona Kuehne (Champion - Germany) Vs. TBA
Super Featherweight World Championship
Juliette Winter (UK) Vs. Suszannah Warner (New York, USA & Leeds, UK)
Flyweight International Championship
Areti Mastrodouka (Greece & London, UK) Vs. Kristine Shergold (Exeter, UK)
International Masters Super Featherweight Championship
Angel McKenzie (London, UK) Vs. TBA
International Welterweight Challenge Belt
Marianne Marston (London, UK & Gzira, Malta) Vs. TBA
International Super Bantamweight Challenge Belt