Philippines, 22 Aug 2019
  Home >> News >> List of Articles >> Lito delos Reyes

 
Search Boxer:
First Name
Last Name


BOXERS                         

CURRENT CHAMPIONS 

FORMER CHAMPIONS   

RATINGS                       

FIGHT SCHEDULES        

FIGHT RESULTS            

NEWS                            

HOUSE NEWS                

FORUM                          

FIGHT GALLERIES        

TRAINERS                     

MANAGERS                    

PROMOTERS                  

BOXING GYMS               

RING CARD GIRLS        




 



Dong Secuya
Web Editor

Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
Contributing Editor

Homer D. Sayson
NBA Section Editor




Ronnie Nathanielsz

Rich Mazon

Eddie Alinea

Epifanio M. Almeda

Anthony Andales

Jason Aniel

Hesiquio Balderas

Sid Bañez

Brett Bonetti

Marlon Bernardino

Winchell Campos

Socrates Celestial

T. Chin-Te

Carlos Costa

Christopher Cruz

Rob Cruz

Jonathan Davis

Dr. Ed de la Vega

Lito delos Reyes

Gianluca (Rio) Di Caro

Edwin G. Espejo

Dennis U. Eroa

Ron Galarpe

Joaquin Henson

Oliver Iglesias

Dionis Jacobe

Ted Lerner

Salven Lagumbay

Reylan Loberternos

Mike Angel Lopez

Salvador Lopez

Joan Secuya-Medida

Ryan Medida

Rico Navarro

Rod Mijares

Manny Pacquiao

Gerry Peñalosa

Greg R. Penilla, M.D.

Gov. Manny Piñol

Dr. Allan Recto

Hermie Rivera

Emmanuel T. Rivera

Virgi T. Romano

Nicholai R. Roska

Maloney L. Samaco

Sev Sarmenta

Reynaldo Seno

Myron Sta. Ana

Atty. Danrex Joseph V. Tapdasan

Recah Trinidad

Reni M. Valenzuela

Mark F. Villanueva




 
List of Articles by Lito delos Reyes



LALLEMAND IS NEW WBF WOMENS WORLD LIGHT FLYWEIGHT CHAMPION

By Lito delos Reyes
PhilBoxing.com
30 Oct 2017



UNDERDOG Justine Lallemand scored a unanimous decision against defending champion and heavily-favored Anne Sophie Da Costa to grab the World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Light Flyweight crown last Saturday at the Salle Polyvalente de Mon Ildee in Auvillera-les-Forges, France.

With only six professional fights under her belt, against limited opposition, 25-year-old Lallemand was considered the underdog against French compatriot and reigning champion Da Costa.

But, on a show promoted by CSNA Boxe at the Salle Polyvalente de Mon Idee in Auvillers Les Forges, Lallemand appeared unfazed by any pressure and boxed a near perfect fight against the much more experienced and accomplished titlist.

With fast combinations to both head and body, and some perfectly timed uppercuts, Lallemand at times made it an uneven fight.

However, the 35-year old Da Costa had no intentions of giving up her world title without a hard fight, and gave it everything she had despite the onslaught coming her way.

Da Costa had some good moments in rounds five and seven, but in the rest of the fight she was struggling badly and at times appeared hurt and unsteady on her legs. Lallemand was just far superior and made and extraordinary impression as she gate crashed the world scene.

As the bell sounded to end the tenth and final round, there was no doubt that the crowd had witnessed a changing of the guard. Judges Bertrand Chagnoux and Mohamed Hireche agreed on 98-92 scores in favour of Lallemand, while Judge Christophe Hembert had it slightly closer at 97-93.

The new World Champion extended her unblemished professional record to 7-0 (1), and there will unquestionably be many more outstanding performances to come from Justine Lallemand in the future. Da Costa, also a former WBF World Strawweight Champion, drops to 24-3 (11).


Back to Lito delos Reyes's Articles Listing



Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • GOLOVKIN AND DEREVYANCHENKO CLASH FOR IBF CROWN IN NEW YORK
    By , 22 Aug 2019
  • REY CAITOM: UNFINISHED BUSINESS
    By , 22 Aug 2019
  • LUIS FELICIANO VS. GENARO GAMEZ OFFICIAL WEIGHTS
    By , 22 Aug 2019
  • CES MMA Welterweight World Champion Vinicius De Jesus: "This is my time!"
    By , 22 Aug 2019
  • Kovalev vs Yarde Presser from Chelyabinsk, Russia
    By , 22 Aug 2019
  • Three undefeated prospects to be showcased this Saturday night on RJJ Boxing on UFC FIGHT PASS
    By , 22 Aug 2019
  • Shearns Boxing Promotions presents "Friday Night Fights at The Station" Pro Boxing charity event
    By , 22 Aug 2019
  • Magali to fight Dib in Australia on Sept. 14
    By Lito delos Reyes, 21 Aug 2019
  • CHEESEMAN AND FITZGERALD CLASH IN NEWCASTLE
    By , 21 Aug 2019
  • Vic Saludar Arrives in Puerto Rico for WBO World Title Defense
    By Carlos Costa, 21 Aug 2019
  • Is Casimero a changed man?
    By Joaquin Henson, 21 Aug 2019
  • ROSLIE, CAITOM TO HEADLINE SINGAPORE CARD ON SEP 28 FOR WBC BELTS
    By , 21 Aug 2019
  • HRGOVIĆ PROMISES EXCITEMENT AGAINST HEREDIA IN MEXICO
    By , 21 Aug 2019
  • Carlo Peñalosa, Max Flores Clash for IBO World Title, Promise War on ESPN5
    By Carlos Costa, 21 Aug 2019
  • Mexican Challenger Cesar Ramírez Visits Manila's Historic Plaza Mexico
    By Carlos Costa, 21 Aug 2019
  • Victor Pasillas Training Camp Quotes
    By , 21 Aug 2019
  • No Limit Mindset LLC. Fighters Sweep August 9th With Knockout Wins
    By , 21 Aug 2019
  • Greg Cohen Promotions Signs African Super Featherweight Prospect Oluwaseun Joshua Wahab
    By , 21 Aug 2019
  • Top Rank Signs Unbeaten Puerto Rican Featherweight Orlando Gonzalez
    By , 21 Aug 2019
  • Boxer Umbal's manager also loses money from Jerez
    By Lito delos Reyes, 21 Aug 2019





  •  




     
    PhilBoxing.com has been created to support every aspiring
    Filipino boxer and the Philippine boxing scene in general.
    Please send comments to feedback@philboxing.com


    PRIVATE POLICY | LEGAL DISCLAIMER
    developed and maintained by dong secuya
    © 2019 philboxing.com.