“Female WBC Super Welter weight champion Jiselle Salandy tragically passed away this morning after an auto accident on the outskirts of Port of Spain in Trinidad and Tobago. She was only 21 years old and would have turned 22 on January 25th. She had a record of 17-0, 6 KOs” Fightnews.
.Jiselle Salandy was not only a young and talented boxer, but the pride and hope of her community. Words are small praise to describe a girl, barely a women, who conquered the ring as well as the hearts of so many. She was an honorable member of the WBC family. Her spirit will be with us at ringside every time a fighter steps between the ropes. She died a Champion, and that will never change. The WBC wants to extend their prayers to her mentor, Boxu Potts as well as her family. We share their sadness and send them hopes for their healing.