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Christy Martin - Winning Her Biggest Fight

By Thomas Gerbasi - Boxing was always the easy part for Christy Martin. It was everything else around it that occupied her mind and made her seek refuge in a place you wouldn’t expect to find peace. B...Read More

Mia St. John Gets Revenge, Decisions Christy Martin

Table Mountain Casino on Friant, California - A grudge rematch fought at the contracted limit of 150-pounds, Mia St. John (46-11-2, 18 KOs) got revenge by winning the vacant WBC junior middleweight ti...Read More

Mia St. John – A Fighter’s Farewell

By Thomas Gerbasi - For the better part of ten years, there was only one fight Mia St. John needed to get back in a pro boxing career that began in 1997. It wasn’t to avenge her first loss to Rolanda ...Read More

Christy Martin Continues Her March – Fifty the Hard Way

By Thomas Gerbasi - Christy Martin knew that getting to 50 wins wasn’t going to be easy. She didn’t expect it to be this hard though. Since the 49th victory in her storied 23-year career over Dako...Read More

Christy Martin’s Husband Sentenced to 25 Years in Prison

Jim Martin, the husband of famed female fighter Christy Martin, was sentenced today to 25 years in prison for trying to kill her, according to Florida television station WKMG. Martin, 68, was convi...Read More

Christy Martin’s Husband Found Guilty of Trying to Kill Her

Jim Martin, the husband of famed female fighter Christy Martin, was guilty Friday of trying to kill her, according to Florida radio station WBDO. Jurors convicted the 68-year-old man on charges of ...Read More

Trial Begins For Man Accused of Shooting Christy Martin

The trial of Jim Martin for allegedly stabbing and shooting his wife — famed female boxer Christy Martin — was set to begin today in Florida, according to the Orlando Sentinel. ...Read More

Christy Martin Claims The Cali Commission is Sexist

Christy Martin, the women's Super Welterweight Boxing Champ, is taking a shot at the California State Athletic Commission, claiming the organization is sexist and she lost what would have been her 50t...Read More

Diaz Talks Martin, Mayweather-Ortiz, Pacquiao, More

On June 4th Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. pulled out a tougher-than-expected majority decision over Germany's Sebastian Zbik in a grueling fight. Taking place inside the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Chavez...Read More

Magdaleno Card Taking Shape; Martin; Chavez Jr; More

Diego Magdaleno of Las Vegas will defend his NABF Junior Lightweight title when he takes on Alejandro Perez of Salinas, Calif. on a Top Rank title card at the Texas Station Gambling Hall and Casino on...Read More

Dakota Stone Stops Christy Martin in Six Rounds

Staples Center, Los Angeles, California - The opening bout saw Alejandro (Alex) Luna of Bellflower, CA improve his record to 6-0 but sees his knockout streak stop at 5. He grabbed a well earned decisi...Read More

Photos/Weights: Chavez Jr. 160, Sebastian Zbik 158.8

The weights are in for Saturday's big fight at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The "Son of a Legend" Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. challenges Sebastian Zbik for the WBC middleweight title. Cha...Read More

Christy Martin, Mia St. John Trade Words at Presser

Wishire Grand Hotel, Los Angeles, CA- Former champion Christy Martin (49-5-3) is set to return to the ring for the first time in over 20 months when she faces Dakota Stone (9-8-5) in a rematch of thei...Read More

Zbik: Chavez, I'm Here To Win and Overall I'm Better!

World Champion Sebastion Zbik has a message for Julio Cesar Chavez Jr....Read More

Photos: Sebastian Zbik and Christy Martin Training Hard

Hollywood,Ca. --- Unbeaten WBC Middleweight Champion Sebastian Zbik of Germany works out during media day Wednesday at the Fortune Gym in Hollywood for his upcoming WBC World Middleweight title figh...Read More

Christy Martin To Face Stone on Chavez-Zbik Undercard

Christy Martin will go for her 50th pro win when she takes on Dakota Stone on the Sebastian Zbik vs. Julio Caesar Chavez Jr world title card at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles on Saturday, June 4. ...Read More

Video: Christy Martin Discusses Her Boxing Comeback

Jose "OnFire" Aguirre catches up with female boxing legend Christy Martin to get her thoughts on fighting again, and her involvement on the Cotto vs. Mayorga undercard. ...Read More