Author: Fightnews-Lito

PSC-Pacquiao Amateur Boxing Cup Luzon Preliminary in Sorsogon Jan. 27-28

By LITO DELOS REYES MANILA -– The nationwide 2018 PSC-Pacquiao Amateur Boxing Cup resumes its hostilities with the Luzon Preliminary on January 27 and 28 at the Sorsogon National High School in Sorsogon City. The registration center is at the Sorsogon Provincial Gym according to supervising tournament director Rogelio Fortaleza. […]

BOLCIO VS. ALDEA FOR VACANT PHILIPPINE LIGHTWEIGHT TITLE FEB. 11

By LITO DELOS REYES VETERAN Nathan “Palos” Bolcio will face Roldan “The Cobra” Aldea for the vacant Philippine lightweight crown on February 11 at the Flash Grand Ballroom of the Elorde Sports Complex in Paranaque City. Bolcio (14W-13L-3D, 4 KOs) of previously fought but lost for the vacant WBC Asian […]

LOBETANIA TKOS CHIBA IN ROUND 4 IN TOKYO

By LITO DELOS REYES TEAM HIGHLAND (Left to right) Manager Brico Santig, ABF flyweight champion Jeronil Borres, Brian Lobetania and trainer Ninolito Jalnaiz. FILIPINO Brian “Buhawi” Lobetania shocked the boxing fans at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan when he pummeled to submission crowd-favorite Kai Chiba with a technical knockout […]

NAVARRETE STOPS PORRAS IN ROUND 2 IN MEXICO

MEXICAN Emanuel “Vaquero” Navarrete pummeled to submission Filipino Glen “The Rock” Porras in Round 2 in their world title eliminator bout held January 20 at the Domo Sindicato de Trabajadores IMSS in Tlalpan, Mexico. Navarrete first downed Porras in the opening round and again twice sent the Filipino lay down […]

JAYSON MAMA WINS WBO ASIA PACIFIC YOUTH FLYWEIGHT TITLE

By LITO DELOS REYES [Top photo] International referee Danrex Tapdasan raising the hand of new WBO Asia Pacific Youth flyweight champion Jayson Mama. Beside them are WBO supervisor Leon Panoncillo [right] and promoter JC Manangquil. GEN. SANTOS CITY (Jan. 22) — Hometown favorite Jayson Mama pummeled to submission Michael Camelion […]

PINOY TRAINER ADMITS KIRAM IS THE UNDERDOG BUT HAS A PLAN TO BEAT MATTYSSE

Unbeaten PABA welterweight champion Tewa Kiram (middle) is flanked by his Filipino trainer Joven Jorda (left) and Galaxy Gym owner Niwat Laosuwanwat. By LITO DELOS REYES FILIPINO trainer Joven “JJ” Jorda admits that his Thai boxer Tewa Kiram is the underdog against Lucas Matthysse in their upcoming championship for the […]