TITLE

Belle of the brawl

AUTHOR(S)
Wulf, Steve
PUB. DATE
April 1996
SOURCE
Time;4/1/1996, Vol. 147 Issue 14, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles female boxer Christy Martin, champion of the undercard bout of the Mike Tyson-Frank Bruno W.B.C. heavyweight title fight on March 16, 1996 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Martin's boxing career.
ACCESSION #
9603257924

 

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