Athlete Boxer

Amy Yuratovac

Quick Facts

Is Athlete
Boxer
From United States of America
Type Sports
Genderfemale
Birth 7 December 1982, Hammond
Age38 years

Biography

Amy Yuratovac (born December 7, 1982) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 2005 to 2009 and challenged for the WBA and WBC female welterweight titles in 2009.

Professional career

Yuratovac debuted in July 2005 and won her first five bouts by technical knockout (TKO). She then suffered her first loss to Christy Martin but rebounded with a win over Jasmine Davis. After Yuratovac unsuccessfully challenged Mia St. John for the vacant WBC International female welterweight title in June 2008, Cecilia Brækhus defeated Yuratovac to retain her WBA and WBC world female welterweight titles in May 2009.

Professional boxing record

Professional record summary
9 fights6 wins3 losses
By knockout60
By decision03
No.ResultRecordOpponentTypeRound, timeDateLocationNotes
9Loss6–3 Cecilia BrækhusUD10May 30, 2009Hartwall Arena, Helsinki, FinlandFor WBA and WBC female welterweight titles
8Loss6–2 Mia St. JohnMD8Jun 14, 2008Palacio de los Deportes, Mexico City, MexicoFor vacant WBC International female welterweight title
7Win6–1 Jasmine DavisTKO1 (6), 1:05Oct 13, 2007Civic Center, Hammond, Indiana, U.S.
6Loss5–1 Christy MartinUD6Jun 2, 2007L’Auberge du Lac Hotel and Cas, Lake Charles, Louisiana, U.S.
5Win5–0 KeLah PollariTKO2 (4), 1:39Sep 1, 2006The Park, Whiting, Indiana, U.S.
4Win4–0 Crystal MartinTKO1 (4), 1:43Jul 22, 2006Farm Bureau Building, Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
3Win3–0 Kimberly JacksonTKO1 (4), 1:48Feb 28, 2006Pepsi Coliseum, Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
2Win2–0 Ebony TeagueTKO1 (4), 1:25Nov 3, 2005Civic Center, Hammond, Indiana, U.S.
1Win1–0 Ebony TeagueTKO3 (4), 1:37Jul 13, 2005Majestic Star Casino, Gary, Indiana, U.S.