March 11, 2020 | by Shafinaaz
SHIELDS PUTTING WOMAN BOXING ON THE MAP

Claressa Shields in action against Ivan Habazin.y beating Ivana Habazin , Claressa Shields made history as the fastest fighter to win world titles in three separate divisions. As a result of the win Shields won WBO and WBC junior Middle- weight champions. Those belts are add of the WBA,WBC,IBF,WBO and the The Ring middleweight titles.

She becomes the fastest boxer male or female to win world titles in three weight classes in just ten fights. Shields eyes making history in another way. “ I will be having my first MMA match against Amanda Nunes be- fore the end of the year. This would probably be the biggest women sporting event of all time” said Shields. Nunes is the UFC welter- weight and bantamweight champion.

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Shafinaaz Hassim is a sociologist based in Johannesburg. She is the author of Daughters are Diamonds: Honour, Shame & Seclusion -- A South African Perspective (2007), Memoirs for Kimya (2009), and the critically acclaimed novel on domestic violence SoPhia (2012). She is also the editor of the Belly of Fire anthologies for social change series, which was launched in 2011. Her research focuses on biographical narrative in the interplay between personal and political spaces and she writes both fiction and non-fiction. She has lectured and presented seminars at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban, Humboldt University in Berlin and at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg. - See more at: http://shafinaaz.co.za/category/gender/#sthash.wLoHxRN1.dpuf

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About Shafinaaz

Shafinaaz Hassim is a sociologist based in Johannesburg. She is the author of Daughters are Diamonds: Honour, Shame & Seclusion -- A South African Perspective (2007), Memoirs for Kimya (2009), and the critically acclaimed novel on domestic violence SoPhia (2012). She is also the editor of the Belly of Fire anthologies for social change series, which was launched in 2011. Her research focuses on biographical narrative in the interplay between personal and political spaces and she writes both fiction and non-fiction. She has lectured and presented seminars at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban, Humboldt University in Berlin and at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg.

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Daughters are Diamonds

Honour, Shame & Seclusion- A South African Perspective
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The Garden of Love and Longing (2017)

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Nisa Qamar and the Master of Jinniaville (2016)

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