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BOXER CHRISTINA FACES HER BIGGEST CHALLENGE

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2 May 2015 Comments Off on BOXER CHRISTINA FACES HER BIGGEST CHALLENGE
BOXER CHRISTINA FACES HER BIGGEST CHALLENGE

By Michael Fisher It’s the biggest challenge so far in her professional career for Christina Marks McMahon from Carrickmacross. Ireland’s only female professional boxer will be in the ring in Lusaka on Saturday against the Zambian WBC silver champion Catherine Phiri. At stake is the WBC interim world female bantamweight title. She left Dublin last Saturday with her husband and coach Frick to give her some time to adjust to the local conditions. But she has already done some important preparations locally. When I met Christina in training last week she was wearing what ...

CHRISTINA READY TO RUMBLE!

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8 Mar 2013 Comments Off on CHRISTINA READY TO RUMBLE!
CHRISTINA READY TO RUMBLE!

BY KEVIN CARNEY It’ll be a case of seconds out for leading Monaghan female pugilist Christina Marks-McMahon, and hopefully lights out for her overseas opponent, this Saturday in Dundalk. The Carrickmacross native is counting down the hours now to her 5th fight of her professional career at the Fairways Hotel where she will go head-to-head with highly-rated Karina Kopinska from Poland. The fight night will mark the first time a female boxer has topped the bill in the history of Irish professional boxing. Polish opponent Kopinska is the number one professional ...