Everything You Need To Know About Alycia Baumgardner Vs Christina Linardatou

When? Where? What channel? How to watch the undisputed title fight
08:00, 11 Jul 2023

The undisputed super featherweight champion of the world is back in the ring this weekend as Alycia Baumgardner defends against Christina Linardatou. ‘The Bomb’ steps into the ring for the second time since her close, controversial split decision win over Mikaela Mayer at the O2 Arena last October. Baumgardner’s only loss came against Linardatou via eight-round decision back in 2018. Now the Ohio native gets the chance to right the wrong against the former WBO light welterweight boss. 

Here’s everything you need to know about this high-stakes main event.

Where: The Masonic Temple, Detroit, Michigan, US

When: Saturday 15th July, (1am Sunday UK time)

How To Watch: DAZN

Tale Of The Tape: 


Place Of Birth: Fremont, Ohio, US

Age: 29

Alias: The Bomb

Record: 15-1 (7 KOs)

Height: 5’6” 

Last Fight: Baumgardner outpointed France’s former European and WBC interim champion Elhem Mekhaled over ten rounds in February.


Place Of Birth: Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Age: 35

Alias: Medusa

Record: 14-2 (6 KOs)

Height: 5’4” 

Last Fight: Linardatou fought for the first time since giving birth to her son, Apollo, in September 2021. ‘Medusa’ outpointed Aleksandra Vujovic over six rounds in July 2022. Linardatou had vacated her WBO title in order to have her child, with the sanctioning body refusing to make allowances. The WBC and WBA both name the reigning titleist as “champion-in-recess” while they are pregnant while the IBF crowns an interim champion. 

Full Card: 

Alycia Baumgardner vs. Christina Linardatou for WBA, IBF, WBC and WBO super-featherweight titles 

Andy Cruz vs. Juan Carlos Burgos; For IBF International lightweight title 

Jermaine Franklin vs. Junior Anthony Wright 

Marc Castro vs. Gonzalo Fuenzalida 

Ja'Rico O'Quinn vs. Carlos Mujica 

Jermarco Holloway vs. Angelo Snow 

Cameran Pankey vs. Misael Reyes

can linardatou go 2-0 against the bomb? 8/1 for a linardatou win*

*18+ | BeGambleAware | Odds Subject To Change

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