Claressa Shields long-awaited fight inside her hometown of Flint, Michigan, has been called off after the trainer of her opponent was injured in an altercation.
Shields was presumed to fight Ivana Habazin of Croatia on Saturday night, later James Ali Bashir, Habazins coach, was hospitalised following Fridays episode, but bout was called off from the WBC.
The WBC strongly condemns any act of violence at any event related to our game, and especially the horrible attack that happened in a formal activity surrounding this occasion, the body said.
The WBC is certain that the corresponding government will use the complete extent to law enforcement to the regrettable event, it added.
After the 2 fighters had been about the scales bashir was seen arguing with an unidentified individual.
It was assumed to be Shields pro fight in her hometown.
The two-time Olympic winner has won titles and the straps were merged by her at April with a triumph over Christina Hammer.
She took this battle trying to be a winner.
The battle was originally scheduled for August 17, however it was postponed due to an accident to Shields.
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