Christy Salters Martin

Boxer Christy Salters Reflects On Overcoming Domestic Abuse, How Far Gay Rights Have Come In W.Va.

It’s 1996. We’re in Las Vegas. Wyoming County native Christy Martin is in the ring, fighting the Irish boxer Deirdre Gogarty. “Recognized as the women’s…

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"You Can Not Kill Me" - Boxing Champion Christy Salters-Martin Shares Her Story of Survival

The six-time World Boxing Council Champion Christy Salters-Martin found herself fighting for her life after her former husband and manager tried to kill her. The former boxer is now sharing her story with the hopes of helping other victims.

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