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YOLANDA VICTIM WINS IN PSC-PACQUIAO AMATEUR BOXING CUP VISAYAS SEMIFINALS

TEXT & PHOTOS BY LITO DELOS REYES Supervising technical director Rogelio Fortaleza (extreme left) awarded the bronze medal to Cebu’s Tricia Marie Llamas (2nd from left), who bowed to Jilyn dela Cruz of Leyte Sports Academy by a unanimous decision in the Jr. Girls pinweight (44-46 kg.) division. CALBAYOG City, […]

ALL SET IN PSC-PACQUIAO AMATUER BOXING CUP IN CALBAYOG MARCH 17

SPORTS PARTNERS. Calbayog City Mayor Ronaldo Aquino (standing 3rd from right) with the organizers of the PSC-Pacquiao Amateur Boxing Cup Visayas Semifinals from the Philippine Sports Commission. (Photo by JOASH DAVID RICANOR/PSC) By LITO DELOS REYES CALBAYOG CITY, Samat (March 15) — Everything is now set for the hosting of […]

RAQUINEL KOS NAKAYAMA TO WIN OPBF FLYWEIGHT TITLE

Referee Toshio Sugiyama raises the hand of new OPBF flyweight champion Jar Raquinel with trainer Allan Alegria. TEXT BY LITO DELOS REYES PHOTOS BY OBE YASUSHI FILIPINO challenger Jayr Raquinel landed a solid straight to knockout defending Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) flyweight champion Keisuke Nakayama in the 9th […]

GABALLO TO FIGHT FOR INTERIM WBA WORLD BANTAMWEIGHT TITLE ON MARCH 23 IN HOLLYWOOD

Reymart Gaballo (left) and Mike Plania By LITO DELOS REYES DAVAO CITY (MARCH 14) — Undefeated Reymart “Gensan Assassin” Gaballo of the Philippines will now be fighting for the interim World Boxing Association (WBA) World bantamweight title on March 23 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, […]

GURO CAPTURES WBC ASIAN BOXING COUNCIL ATOMWEIGHT TITLE

By LITO DELOS REYES FILIPINA boxer Norj Guro of RCJ Stable twice knocked down Japanese Umi Ishikawa in their championship fight to capture the vacant WBC Asian Boxing Council Atomweight crown via a unanimous decision last March 10 at San Pedro Plaza in San Pablo City, Laguna. Guro first decked […]