The ban on professional boxing in Norway has finally been lifted, and Norway’s undefeated queen of boxing, Cecilia Brækhus finally gets to fight on Norwegian soil. The big event is scheduled for October 1st 2016. “Finally! I’m thrilled I finally get the opportunity to fight on Norwegian ground. This has been a major driving force in recent years” says Cecilia Brækhus. “I...
Boxing history was made in Copenhagen, Denmark last night. Norwegian star Cecilia Brækhus (26-0, 7 KOs) became the first female boxer to unify a division by holding all four major titles simultaneously. The WBC, WBA & WBO Champion scored a unanimous decision victory over IBF Champion Ivana Habazin (13-2, 5 KOs) to become the undisputed welterweight queen. Cheered on by...
The Nordic Fight Night returns to Copenhagen with an action packed show featuring three big fights on Saturday night. Ahead of all the action at the Danish capital’s iconic TAP1 venue the fighters made weight today at the Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers Hotel. The card is headlined by the first-ever women's unification fight with all 4 titles at stake, Cecilia Braekhus vs. Ivana...
Today in Norway, Cecilia Braekhus kicked off fight week with a crowded press conference at the Viasat offices in Oslo. The pound-for-pound number one faces Myriam Lamare on Saturday night at the Nordic Fight Night in Frederikshavn. Here's what she had to say: ''I’m really looking forward to this fight "I haven’t been in the ring for a while so I’m excited to be back and...
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