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Fuchs advances to Strandja Tournament semifinals with a convincing victory

Ginny Fuchs won a unanimous decision over Holland’s Alicia Holzken and advanced to the semi-finals of the Strandja Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria. Fuchs, a member of Team USA, registered a standing eight count against Holzken in the third round (scoresheet: http://www.eubcboxing.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Boxing2015-Strandja-Womens-Memorial-Tournament-Session5B.pdf).

With the victory, Fuchs advances to the semifinals of the tournament where she will face crowd favorite Stoyka Petrova who represented Bulgaria in the 2012 Olympic Games in London. The Fuchs-Petrova fight, on Feb. 27, 2015, will start at 2pm local time (6am in Houston).

From USA Boxing: http://www.teamusa.org/USA-Boxing/Features/2015/February/26/Virginia-Fuchs-and-Christina-Cruz-Advance-to-the-Semifinals-at-the-Strandja-Tournament-in-Bulgaria