AIR DATE: Sep 17 2021 16:18UTC
EPISODE: Episode 64
Hanna Gabriels | Knuckle Up with Mike Orr | Talkin Fight
Today Mike discusses Hanna Gabriels Valle, known as Hanna Gabriels, is a Costa Rican professional boxer. She has held world championships in three weight classes, having held the WBA female light middleweight title since
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The beauty of this format – mic, you got ta admit, is i get a preview of who we’re actually gon na be speaking about and this one catches me by surprise because i’ve never heard of her.
No, i know i know i know this is what i’m saying and and i’m gon na i’m gon na i’m gon na talk about her and uh.
Honestly she’s just been moved up in the rankings uh in her world rankings right now in the uh heavy division.
She is number one and uh she’s she’s, just moved up to number one out of 12.
and uh she’s number one out of one in costa rica, because she’s costa rica wow, and how many, how many, how many costa rican boxes, are there really that i can Think of none exactly exactly so one: okay, hannah gabriel’s valet born january 14, 1983 known as hannah gabriel’s, is a costa rican professional boxer.
She has held world world championships in three weight classes.
Having held the wba female light, middleweight title uh since 2016, the wba female light heavy title, wbc uh female heavy title since 2021 of april, the wbo welterweight title in 2009 and the wbo light middle title since 2010 and 2018 and as of september 2020.
She is ranked as this is what i’m saying she was ranked as the third best active light middleweight by the ring and box rack in the world, but lo and behold, she’s been moved up, she has been moved up and now is ranked number one.
So this is great.
This is great.
Uh gabriel’s made a professional debut on the 17th of november 2007 against nicaraguan uh uh chu, cholet herrera at the uh gymnasium national san jose costa rica, winning by a third round technical knockout uh.
You know this girl, big girl, man, heavy hands.
You know what we like.
We love these things, man and she’s, one of those girls that, yes, we will see you again soon uh the last time she was in the ring.
She uh was uh april april 17th and she fought for the vacant wbc world female heavy title and the vacant wba world female light heavy title.
So that being said, you know what it’s about time for her to get her bass back in the gym uh.
She did, she did suffer a loss of clarissa shields right and she has suffered a loss to um castillo.
So she has two blemishes on her record, but still for 21 wins 12 knockouts, with only two losses and uh one draw: it’s not bad.
So this girl’s fought quite a bit and, on the whole, a lot more than clarissa shields like clear, so she’s only won 11 fights under her belt and she’s.
A two-weight undisputed world champion like come on female boxing’s, getting crazy with their titles man and there’s a lot of women that we’re going to see that are going to pop up over the over the time with these uh, fantastic female fridays and uh.
We’Re definitely definitely going to see more of this girl soon um she she’s come to be famous as hannah gabriel’s uh.
It was hannah gabriel vale that the boxer was born in her home country of costa rica.
On the fourth in january, she was raised alongside her brother wendell gabriels and their parents yolanda and mourinho and leslie.
While there is no information about her childhood education, it is known that she’s she she was a little child when she started all this um.
She wanted to become an olympic, you know, become an olympian or a world champion, so you know what.
Unfortunately, she didn’t become an olympian, but hey man, she’s got a bunch of world champion belts on her.
You know on on her resume so guys watch you’re gon na love, watching this girl man she’s five seven hits like a truck.
You know, she’s built like a truck too man and uh honestly costa rican come on.
You know what i mean um.
She did not start with an amateur career, unlike the many other boxers who rose through the ranks from amateur careers.
Gabriel rose into becoming one of costa rica’s biggest boxers without having a career as an amateur.
She only had a fight as an amateur before she made her senior debut in 2007.
Now that that’s incredible uh hi sue thanks for tuning in uh, my sister’s, watching guys uh just have to give a shout out.
You should call your mother more than you do and you should bring the kids by so i can see them because i haven’t seen my niece and nephew in a while.
That being said, let’s get back to this girl here, uh sorry i had to.
I had to cut in with that, can you imagine that she didn’t have she didn’t, have an amateur career? She got in the ring and was like hey.
You know what i think i can do this.
She tried it.
She did it and she’s, like you know what i’m gon na.
Do it now pro like? Who does that? Who does that? You know who does that hannah gabriel’s? That’S who does it def, oh, is it four o’clock ram is, is? Is it that time [ Laughter, ], oh man, yes, uh, honestly guys, you’re gon na see her again for sure um, you know beautiful woman knows how to carry yourself.
No amateur career just decides to get in there and start banging it out.
You know a lot of people like to do that.
I guess i’ve never really heard of nobody really having uh too much of an amateur career just being like hey.
You know what i’m an amateur, i’m gon na fight, this one amateur fight and then uh, then i’m gon na pursue it and i’m just gon na do it because it can and uh.
You know what she can and you know what she didn’t get to become that olympian that she wanted.
But she definitely is definitely is a world champion man, professional boxer, you know, hey, who wakes up, who wakes up and says hey.
You know what i’m just gon na.
Do this pro thing for now what a great uh, what a great story guys be on the lookout for man, hannah gabriel’s, costa rican, heavy division.
Uh, you know world champion we’re going to see her soon, definitely um.
That being said, it’s friday, female friday.
I think so.
I think it’s female friend yeah.
It is um yeah.
So today sorry, i was just gon na say about tonight: um tokyo, rosenthal, our special guest on the pride in the panel, is actually on the resource team.
For women’s boxers and also uh the professional retired boxers association, something like that so he’s gon na have something to say not only about uh women’s boxing but also retired boxers, and also i’ve asked him to give us some advice with respect to boxers in general uh.
So it’s going to be an interesting conversation.
I think i think boxing fans around the world and fans of knuckle up will appreciate what he has to say: he’s been the business a long time and uh yeah.
So that’s what i was going to say about it.
What were you gon na say about it? I i was gon na say it’s gon na be great because we have uh our guests coming on today: uh tokyo, rosenthal, oh yeah! That’S that’s what i was gon na say i was gon na, say it’s uh! It’S gon na be great uh, make sure you guys tune in man.
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That’S hannah, gabriel’s world champion no amateur career uh should have spelt it right.
Yes, see see.
People are saying t-a-l-k-i-n, apostrophe fight.
It is, there’s the link in the chat guys talking fight anyways, yes, another fantastic female friday hannah gabriel’s.
That’S a girl, that’s who we’re talking about today, costa rican, no amateur career, just decides to become a pro boxer.
That’S like i guess, that’s like in the 40s, when you used to get your license uh you decide to get your license, so you go to the gas station and the local guy pumping your gas can give you your license right, [, Laughter, ], but then uh Yeah man, this one decides to just you, know, walk on and become a pro hey.
No no amateur career, hey, i’m just gon na be a pro boxer.
Okay, graham sounds good to me, but uh.
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