Gutierrez Retains & Shea Gains Gold this Past Weekend in Mexico
IBF Strawweight champ Katy Guiterrez successfully defended her title for the fouth time this past weekend at Estadio Centenario, Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico. She defeated Gretchen Abaniel via TKO after a barrage of punches in the fourth round; leaving the referee to stop the match. (Abaniel was knocked down shortly before.)
Also on the card, Maureen Shea captured the WBC Featherweight world title with a majority decision win over Diana Ayala. Shea was on the attack with Ayala using counter punches to stay competitive. With the win, Shea gets her first world title.