Lotierzo Breaks Down Claressa Shields vs. Hanna Gabriels – Friday, June 22nd, is a huge night for women’s boxing. Undefeated women’s super middleweight world champion Claressa “T-Rex” Shields (5-0-0, 2 KOs) battles Costa Rica’s unified 154-pound champion Hanna “La Amazona” Gabriels for the IBF and WBA women’s middleweight world championships. The event takes place at the Masonic Temple, Detroit, Michigan and will be live on Showtime (10 p.m. ET/PT).
The card will also feature Germany’s undefeated Christina Hammer (22-0, 10 KO), who will be defending her WBC and WBO middleweight titles against Tori Nelson (17-1-3, 2 KO).
In this segment our boxing analyst Frank Lotierzo talks about this historic event.
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By Johan Barboza