IBF, WBO, WBA, WBC middleweight champion Claressa Shields says she’s 100% confident she could beat male fighters … and she’s calling them out by name.
Claressa Shields backed up virtually every word Saturday night.
The unifying world middleweight fight between two-time Olympic champion Claressa Shields and Christina Hammer will change the face of women’s boxing, the German said in preparation of the biggest bout of her career.
Undefeated middleweight champions Claressa Shields and Christina Hammer went face-to-face in New York on Wednesday just three days before arguably the most significant event in women’s boxing history this Saturday live on SHOWTIME from Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J.
As fight week rolls on, the ever-bashful Claressa Shields (8-0, 2 KOs) talks a bit more about this weekend’s undisputed middleweight title fight against Christina Hammer (24-0, 11 KOs) on Showtime.