Just a few months have handed, however former world champion Mikaela Mayer continues to be very agency on her place that an unjust choice passed off within the October grudge combat with Alycia Baumgardner.
In a detailed boxing match, one choose scored it 97-93 for Mayer, whereas the opposite two tallied 96-95 for Baumgardner.
Baumgardner walked away with the WBC, IBF, WBO world titles. Mayer misplaced her two belts and her undefeated file.
Mayer explains that she noticed her loss coming when the scores have been being introduced.
“After they introduced that second rating for her, I knew immediately they have been going to rob me,” Mayer mentioned to BBC. “I might by no means been in that place earlier than so I wasn’t certain precisely the right way to deal with it.
“You suppose that your life and your story is now theirs. That they’re going to go on to perform every thing that you just needed to do. Or possibly one other situation is every thing that was mentioned within the trash speak was proper and every thing I mentioned was flawed. These eventualities are simply operating by means of my head all day lengthy and mainly what occurs is my coronary heart simply drops to my toes each 10 minutes of the day. How am I going to get by means of one other day of this?”
There was no rematch clause in place, with Baumgardner different alternatives.
Mayer is now looking forward to positioning herself for large fights and extra world titles.
“I’ve all the time needed to placed on the most important fights potential and this time I got here up on the brief finish of that,” mentioned Mayer.
“However it would not change the aim. I nonetheless need to make the most important fights potential. I nonetheless really feel that is essential and I am unable to preach that after which. When it is time for me to do it and consider it and stroll the stroll, I am unable to sit again and cower. I do know someday I’ll get up and say I am glad that occurred. If it did not occur I would not be the place I’m at present. Finally it seems OK and it isn’t the tip I believed it was.”