Author: Fightnews-Lito

THE RETURN BOUT HIGHLAND BRAWL ON SEPT. 23

THE long-awaited rematch between Dayer “Die Hard” Gabutan and former…Roilo “Phoenix” Golez will finally be held on Sept. 23 at the La Trinidad Municipal Gym in La Trinidad, Benguet. “This is what we have long been waiting for them, their rematch,” said boxing promoter Brico Santig of Highland Boxing Promotions. […]

PORRAS, BRAVO WIN MINPROBA TITLES IN PANABO

PANABO CITY (Sept. 15) – Former champion Glenn “The Rock” Porras and new sensation Michael “Chieftain” Bravo stopped their separate opponents to emerge as the new champions in their respective divisions in the Mindanao Professional Boxing Association (MinPROBA) on Friday at the Antonio R. Floirendo Gym here. Porras landed powerful […]

PORRAS, QUINONES, BRAVO, YEE MAKE WEIGHTS IN PANABO

PANABO CITY (SEPT 14) – Former Mindanao Professional Boxing Association (MinPROBA) champions Glenn “The Rock” Porras and Dindong “The Fantasy Warrior” Quinones both made their weights today for their much-awaited championship fight tomorrow (Sept. 15) at the Antonio R. Floirendo Gym here. Porras, a former MinPROBA bantamweight champion, and Quinones, […]

PRADASRI VS. XIONG FOR VACANT INTERIM WBA WORLD MINIMUMWEIGHT TITLE OCT. 3

UNDEFEATED Panya Pradabsri of Thailand is facing China’s Chao Zhong Xiong for both the vacant interim WBA World minimumweight and WBA International minimumweight crowns on October 3 at the Gym of Datong University in Datong, China. The 12-round championship fight is promoted by Liu Gang of Max Power Promotions. Pradabsri […]

DIAZ GALLARDO & TENGE RETAINS, MYEKENI TWO-TIME WBF WORLD CHAMPION

On Friday night, September 8, World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Middleweight Champion Diego Diaz Gallardo defended his title for the first time against Brazilian Felipe Santos Pedroso at the Estadio Ciudad de Santiago del Estero, in his home-town of Santiago del Estero, Argentina. Having prepared diligently with a tough training-camp […]