Women boxers unleash their firepower
Breached: Susie Q Ramadan punches through Usanakorn Kokietgym’s defence. Picture: Michael CoppTHE cream of Australian women’s boxing triumphed on Friday night with Lauryn Eagle and Susie Q Ramadan both claiming their bouts at the Melbourne Pavilion in Flemington.
Eagle overpowered Thai opponent Kiangsak Sithsaithong with a fifth-round TKO to claim the WBF super featherweight title.
Ramadan also left with a belt after beating another Thai, Usanakorn Kokietgym, in a unanimous decision to claim the WBC Women’s bantamweight title.
Greenvale boxer Blake Caparello had been on the original bill but is now taking on Dante Craig this weekend.
The undefeated 25-year-old southpaw will fight Craig at Grand Star Receptions in Altona North this Friday.
Click on the image below for our gallery of the big night.