Seniesa Estrada (22-0) will make her Prime Rank debut Saturday evening on the Palms On line casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada towards Jazmin Villarino (6-1-2). The bout will function the ESPN televised co-feature beneath the Zhanibek Alimkhanuly-Denzel Bentley essential occasion.
The 30-year-old Southern California hasn’t fought since she stopped Maria Santizo in San Antonio final December and stated that she will’t wait to get again within the ring.
“It feels nice to lastly battle. It has been 11 months, over 300 days. This complete yr for me has been actually irritating and passed by slowly. I’ve simply wished to be again within the ring and simply wished to battle. I felt like I used to be lacking out. I wished to unify and be undisputed and present that I’m the very best within the weight divisions that I battle in,” Estrada instructed BoxingScene.com.
2022 has been a banner yr for girls’s boxing with excessive profile fights like Katie Taylor-Amanda Serrano, Claressa Shields-Savannah Marshall and Alycia Baumgardner-Mikael Marshall haven taken place in entrance of big crowds. Every of the aforementioned fights additionally delivered leisure worth within the ring.
At first Estrada felt like she was lacking out however now seems like she has an excellent alternative to arrange her personal unification alternatives to proceed to assist develop the game.
“Quick ahead to now – to have the ability to finish an excellent yr for girls’s boxing – I really feel like I did not miss something. In the course of the time I used to be off, ladies’s boxing stored rising and acquired extra publicity. Now I’m persevering with on a brand new platform with a brand new promoter,” stated Estrada.
“The matchups are nice. They’re thrilling. The very best are preventing the very best. That’s as a result of we have now to do this. Not just for us to attempt to get massive cash however we additionally need to make these nice matchups. We’re nonetheless far off from what the boys are making however we try to vary that. I feel ladies’s boxing is extra standard now as a result of extra promoters are giving successful the chance to be signed and battle on massive platforms.”
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