Author: Fightnews-Lito

GAB OFFICIALS PREFER NON-PINOY CHALLENGER FOR ANCAJAS

Mandatory challenger Jonas Sultan By LITO DELOS REYES ALTHOUGH there is already an order for a mandatory defense, the officials from the Games and Amusements Board (GAB) do not want to have a Filipino challenger for reigning International Boxing Federation (IBF) World super flyweight champion Jerwin “Pretty Boy” Ancajas. Fellow […]

ANCAJAS TO MEET MAYOR SARA DUTERTE

IBF World super flyweight champion Jerwin “Pretty Boy” Ancajas (left) with Games and Amusements Board (GAB) Commissioner Mar Masanguid during a visit at the GAB Main Office in Makati City. (Photo by AR-AR GONZAGA) By LITO DELOS REYES DAVAO CITY (Feb. 22) — Reigning International Boxing Federation (IBF) world super […]

PEREZ, GONZALES MAKE WEIGHT IN INDIO

By LITO DELOS REYES FILIPINO boxer Rey “Technician” Perez and his Mexican-American opponent Christian “Chimpa” Gonzales both made their weights today for their non-title fight tomorrow at the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, California, USA. Perez tipped the scales at 134.2 lbs. while Gonzales (18W-1L-0D, 15 KOs) submitted 135.8 lbs. […]

DACQUEL ARRIVES IN AUSTRALIA FOR UNIFICATION TITLE FIGHT FEB. 22

By LITO DELOS REYES ORIENTAL and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) super flyweight champion Rene “Commander” Dacquel arrived in Sydney, Australia on Monday for his unification title fight with unbeaten WBA Oceania super flyweight champion Andrew Moloney on February 24 at the Town Hall, St. Kilda. He is being accompanied by […]