Claressa Shields says Laila Ali should come out of retirement to fight her

By Ade Adedoyin & James Cohen BBC Sport Media playback is not supported on this device She only fought soccer moms – Claressa Shields on Laila AliThree-weight world champion Claressa Shields has welcomed the prospect of a potential bout with former champion Laila Ali, claiming the 42-year-old only “fought soccer moms”.Ali, daughter of the legendary…

Claressa Shields seeks boxing record with win over Ivana Habazin

Shields has already held world titles at super-middleweight and middleweightClaressa Shields will bid to become the fastest boxer in history to win world titles in three weight classes when she faces Ivana Habazin on 17 August.The American, 24, has held titles at super-middleweight and middleweight.If she wins the vacant WBO super-lightweight title in her 10th…

Claressa Shields v Christina Hammer: The biggest fight in women’s boxing history

Claressa Shields and Christina Hammer announced their fight at a press conference in FebruaryClaressa Shields has vowed to show her fans she’s the “greatest” female boxer of all time when she faces Christina Hammer in Atlantic City on Saturday.They are both undefeated and the bout has been hailed the biggest fight in women’s boxing history.Shields’…