Ashley Brace: Bantamweight beats Alexandra Vlajk to WBC international belt.
Bantamweight Ashley Brace became the first Welsh female boxer to win a title after beating Alexandra Vlajk to the WBC international belt on Saturday.
The 26-year-old has now won all six of her professional fights to date courtesy of the victory in Ebbw Vale.
She stopped Hungarian Vlajk in the ninth round to take the vacant title in her home town.
Brace beat the 37-year-old by TKO in the penultimate round, her third knockout win of her professional career.