Nigerian policewoman Mary Aina Abbey Friday defeated United Kingdom’s Laura Pain to clinch the WBF Women’s International Super Flyweight crown at City Coast Centre in Portslade, East Sussex.


Pain and Abbey, who boasts of a 100% KO record, were undefeated before their Friday bout.


The Nigerian is now in line for a shot at the WBF World glory.


Abbey, who serves in the Lagos State Police Command, has distinguished herself at home, winning several awards and recommendations as a boxing referee at the amateur level.


Nigerian police praised Abbey for her courage and “giant strides”.


Source: The Guardian