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Women’s WBO Jr. Middleweight Rematch Results: Hanna Gabriel v. Melisenda Perez

Women’s WBO Jr. Middleweight Rematch Results:  Gabriel v. Perez


Before a sold out crowd of excited fans at National Stadium in Costa Rica where the WBO Women’s Jr. Middleweight championship heralded the return of professional boxing to the Central American paradise, champion Hanna Gabriel defeated Melisenda Perez with a vicious seventh round knockout to retain her title.  The fight was stopped by referee Luis Pabon in the seventh round of the rematch after an unrelenting barrage of by Gabriel.

Exciting Women’s Boxing coming up in Costa Rica!



Here’s the video for the official weigh-in!


Exciting Women’s Boxing coming up in Costa Rica!

Hanna Gabriel and Melisenda Pérez

If you happen to be in Costa Rica on March 31st, there will be a terrific main event rematch coming up between the W.B.O. Jr. Middleweight Champion from Costa Rica, Hanna Gabriel (11-0-1, 7-KO)

Hanna Gabriel

and Mexican fighter Melisenda Pérez (7-4-1, 4-KO).

Melisenda Pérez

The exciting co-feature will he be an IBF Women’s Super bantamweight title fight between Las Vegas’ own Melinda ‘La Maravilla’ Cooper (21-0, 11-KO)

Melinda "La Maravilla" Cooper

and Ada ‘Ace’ Vélez (18-3-3, 6-KO) hailing from Puerto Rico, via Hollywood, Florida, U.S.A.

Ada "Ace" Vélez

According to boxing promoter Sampson Boxing, the fights will be held in the Costa Rica National Stadium with a visit promised by Costa Rican President Laura Chinchilla. Pretty cool stuff!

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