Cooper Wins by Decision
By David A. Avila 
©Exclusive photos by Rick Pineda
(MAY 14) LAS VEGAS-IFBA flyweight champion Melinda Cooper moved up to junior featherweight to tangle with Mexico's Lina Ramirez (3-2-1), a tall 122-pounder. It was no contest. Cooper still won.  Cooper tested Ramirez's speed and found it less than sterling as she banged punches to the body ..Full Story

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