Author: Carlos Costa

Carlo Peñalosa, Max Flores Clash for IBO World Title, Promise War on ESPN5 Philippines

By Carlos Costa MANILA, Philippines   —   Filipino Carlo “Too Sharp” Peñalosa, 26, and his more experienced Mexican opponent Maximino “Max” Flores, 28, met for the very first time ahead of their collision for the vacant IBO Flyweight World Title. Their serious, yet friendly encounter transpired during a well-attended presscon hosted […]

Jerwin Ancajas Promoted in the Filipino Navy

By Carlos Costa MANILA, Philippines — With an intense love for his Motherland and a desire to serve his country, the Republic of the Philippines, the reigning Filipino IBF Super Flyweight World Champion Jerwin “Pretty Boy” Ancajas has successfully received a rank promotion in the Philippines Navy. A reigning world champion […]

“Baby Face” Billel Dib Defends his WBA Oceania Title against Filipino Carlo Magali

“Baby Face” Billel Dib (23-3, 11 KO’s) of Sydney, Australia, is still set for a defense of his WBA Oceania Super Featherweight title on September 14 in Tweets Head. His WBA Oceania title defense will push thru despite an opponent change, which now sees Billel Dib clashing against game 32-year-old […]

Max Flores Lands in the Philippines For Peñalosa’s IBO World Title Rumble on ESPN5 Philippines

By Carlos Costa MANILA, Philippines — Tough and experienced coming-forward Mexican brawler Maximino “Max” Flores (24-4-1, 17 KO’s) has landed Sunday evening here in Manila, Philippines, ahead of his 12-rounder title match against “Too Sharp” Carlo Peñalosa (14-1, 7 KO’s) for the vacant IBO Flyweight World Belt. The important title […]

Mexican Challenger Cesar Ramirez Visits Manila’s Plaza Mexico

By Carlos Costa INTRAMUROS, Metro Manila   —  Mexican world title challenger Cesar “Perico” Ramirez and his team visited today Manila’s Plaza Mexico, a historic monument that celebrates the Filipino-Mexican long standing friendship. 👍👍 The group visited Manila’s the old square located in Binondo during the sunny afternoon hours of Sunday […]


By Sanman Boxing Former WBA Interim bantamweight champion Raymart Gaballo (W21 KO18 L0 D0) will be facing Yeison Vargas (W17 KO12 L1) of Cartagena, Colombia. Visibly on his record, Vargas has a good knockout rate which should pose danger to the undefeated Filipino. The fight will be showcased in the […]