WBC female bantamweight champion, Mariana ‘Barby’ Juarez, and her challenger Diana ‘La Bonita’ Fernandez, briefly crossed paths at the official weigh in leading to their all out outright fight.
“I have many plans and that`s how things get better. I`m a woman who has worked so hard. I am a mom and I fight with everything I`ve got. I’ve earned what I have today with a lot of sheer effort.” insisted “Barby”.
The “Bonita” commented: “I respect her hierarchy as a champion, but this is the fight of my life and I will fight to fulfill my dream,! I know that you are a great champion and I am going to fight to be one.”.
Both came through the weigh in without any problem.
Mariana ‘Barby’ Juarez 117.8 pounds.
Diana ‘La Bonita’ Fernandez 115.7 pounds.