Author: Riza Guay

Overweight ex-WBO champ Tapales stops Omori in eleven

Overweight ex-WBO champ Tapales stops Omori in eleven

Fightnews.com By Joe Koizumi Overweight ex-WBO bantam champ Marlon Tapales (30-2, 13 KOs), 120, crashed the dream and ambition of Shohei Omori (18-2, 13 KOs), 117.5, to win the WBO belt when he finally...

Kevin Lerena vs. Sergio Ramirez at Emperors Palace

Boxingscene.com By Francisco Salazar Cruiserweight contender Kevin Lerena will face Sergio Ramirez of Mexico on Sunday, promoter Rodney Berman confirmed to BoxingScene.com. The eight round bout will take place at Emperors Palace in Kempton...

Moreno defeats Zamora, gains WBC title

By Gabriel F. Cordero Phtos: Alma Montiel By Fightnews.com Former world champion Esmeralda “Joya” Moreno obtained the light flyweight world championship, dethroning Ibeth “Roca” Zamora in an event held at the Unidas Deportiva Martín...

Thailander Ratchasi dethrones OPBF 154lb champ Oishi

By Joe Koizumi Photo by Boxing Beat By Fightnews.com Surprisingly unheralded Thailander Ratchasi Sithsaithng (8-3, 6 KOs) dethroned OPBF 154-pound champ Yutaka Oishi (14-6, 7 KOs), Japan, by a come-from-behind stoppage at 1:36 of...