As celebrity reaction pours in, Claressa Shields relishing role as face of women's boxing


Flint Claressa Shields dominated Nikki Adler on primetime premium cable en route to the WBC Super Middleweight Title, and now she's being recognized as the face of women's boxing.

Not only the boxing world, but celebrities are showing their respect. Simone Biles and Omar Epps tuned in to her fight on Showtime Friday night.

With the CANUSA Games is town, Shields also touched on athletes being a positive in the city of Flint.

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