Mikaela is a 28-year-old undefeated boxer (10-0) — who’s signed with legendary promoter Bob Arum — and she or he’s combating Lizbeth Crespo Saturday in Vegas.
MM says that feminine boxing ain’t wherever close to the place it ought to be on the subject of fan curiosity … however that is about to alter — and she or he’s pointing on the UFC as proof it might probably occur.
There was as soon as a time when Dana White mentioned ladies would by no means struggle within the UFC … then Ronda got here alongside, and a bunch of armbars later, feminine fights are each bit as well-liked as the fellows.
So, we requested Mikaela if she may very well be the Rowdy Ronda of feminine boxing?
“Yeah, how she broke down these partitions and made ladies’s MMA, a marketplace for ladies’s MMA, yeah, I completely see myself doing that for ladies’s boxing.”
The game appears able to explode with killers like Mikaela, Katie Taylor and Claressa Shields placing a severe ass-whooping on folks in large time fights.
“I really feel like all of us have an obligation to indicate the world and show to the world that we could be aggressive,” Mikaela says … “That we are able to placed on good exhibits, that we are able to promote.”