Day: December 5, 2016

DIALE, GOMERA ARE CHAMPS AGAIN

GAB Chairman Baham Mitra (2nd from left) and Puerto Princesa City Vice Mayor Luis Marcaida raising the hands of new WBC International light super flyweight champion Ardin Diale at the Pueto Princesa City Coliseum last Dec. 3. Also in photo is Japanese promoter Ryuta Kato of United Boxing International Promotions.  […]

PETALCORIN CAPTURES VACANT IBF PAN PACIFIC LIGHT FLYWEIGHT CROWN

By LITO DELOS REYES GEN. SANTOS CITY (Dec. 5) – Former world champion Randy “Razor” Petalcorin scored a knockdown in the 6th round to score a convincing unanimous decision against Arnold Garde and captured the vacant International Boxing Federation (IBF) Pan Pacific light-flyweight title Sunday night at the Robinson’s Mall […]

Results from Acapulco

Fightnews.com By Gabriel F. Cordero Photos: Pepe Rodriguez At the Acapulco Convention Center, local idol Marcos Villasana Jr.(21-6, 12 KOs) brilliantly retained his World Boxing Council lightweight international championship by knocking out Argentinian Jorge Luis “Pelado” Rodríguez (21-13-1, 3 KOs) in eight rounds at an event organized by Promociones del […]

Kubrat Pulev stops Samuel Peter in four

Kubrat Pulev marches on with an easy win over Samuel Peter. by Scott Christ  Photo by Oliver Hardt/Bongarts/Getty Images Heavyweight contender Kubrat Pulev remained in the race for an IBF title shot today, as the No. 2 ranked Bulgarian dismantled former titleholder Samuel Peter in Sofia, winning via fourth round […]