Fernanda Soledad Alegre

Happy 27th birthday to WBO female light-welterweight champion “La Camionera” Fernanda Soledad Alegre. Fighting out of Buenos Aires, Alegre won the WBO female light-welterweight title in 2010 with a ten-round unanimous decision over Michelle Larissa Bonassoli. Since, Alegre has defended her title successfully nine times, most recently a sixth-round knockout of tough contender Marisol Reyes. Since turning professional in 2009, Alegre has pounded out a record of (18-1-1, 9 KOs) in one of the most talented weight divisions in women’s boxing requiring a mere 18 months to strap on a world title belt. 

Light-welterweight champions:
WBO- Fernanda Alegre Argentina
WBA- Ana Laura Esteche Argentina
WBC- Alejandra Olivares Argentina
WIBF- Marie Riederer Germany
WBF- Rola El Halabi Germany
WBA ‘interim’ Svetlana Kulakova Russia

Serious contenders:
Monica Acosta – Argentina
Chris Namus – Uruguay
Klara Svensson – Sweden



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