Month: January 2018

BERWELA STOPS UNBEATEN MATSALI TO WIN WBC ASIAN BOXING COUNCIL BANTAMWEIGHT TITLE

By LITO DELOS REYES PHOTO: Newly-crowned WBC Asian Boxing Council bantamweight champion Edison Berwela (center) with trainer Jayvee Alipio (right) of Highland Bangkok Gym. FILIPINO journeyman Edison “Kamatis” Berwela twice scored a knockdown en route to a 6th round knockout against previously unbeaten Thiranan Matsali of Thailand to capture the […]

BORRES, NAKATANI MAKE WEIGHTS AT KORAKUEN HALL

By LITO DELOS REYES (TOP) ABF flyweight champion Jeronil Borres (left) and Junto Nakatani in their face off after the official weigh-in today. Below, Kai Chiba (left) also fights Brian Lobetania. (Photos by BRICO SANTIG/HIGHLAND BOXING GYM) NEWLY-CROWNED Asian Boxing Federation (ABF) flyweight champion Jeronil “El Diamante” Borres of the […]