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BKFC 61 Makes New England Debut: Heather Hardy vs. Christine Ferea Set to Reign as 'The Queen of Violence'

Heather Hardy vs. Christine Ferea at BKFC 61
Heather Hardy vs. Christine Ferea

Excitement is building in the world of bare-knuckle fighting as BKFC makes its New England debut with a thrilling main event featuring former boxing champion Heather Hardy taking on BKFC women's flyweight champion Christine Ferea.

The highly anticipated BKFC 61 event is set to take place at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., marking a historic moment for fans in the region. The matchup between Hardy and Ferea promises to deliver intense action and showcase the skill and determination of these formidable fighters.

BKFC president David Feldman, speaking at a Knuckle Mania 4 pre-fight news conference, dubbed the winner of the Hardy vs. Ferea bout as "The Queen of Violence," setting the stage for a showdown of epic proportions.

Heather Hardy, with an impressive 24-3 boxing record and a former WBO and WBC international boxing champion, brings a wealth of experience and a relentless fighting spirit to the BKFC ring. Her recent challenge against Amanda Serrano in August 2023 demonstrated her resilience and determination to succeed at the highest levels of combat sports.

On the other side of the ring, Christine Ferea has established herself as a dominant force in bare-knuckle fighting, boasting an 8-1 professional record and riding a six-fight winning streak. Her victories over notable opponents, including UFC alumna Bec Rawlings, highlight her skill and tenacity inside the squared circle.

As the main event of BKFC 61, Hardy vs. Ferea is poised to captivate audiences and solidify the legacy of the victor as the undisputed "Queen of Violence" in the world of bare-knuckle fighting.

Stay tuned for more updates on additional bouts and the full fight card for BKFC 61.


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