Category: Boxing

Manny Pacquiao Promotions: Salva, Taduran Make Weight for IBF 105 World Strap at Philippines Navy Base

By Carlos Costa MANILA, Philippines    —    Filipinos Samuel “The Silent Assassin” Salva and Pedro Taduran successfully made weight ahead of their battle for the IBF Minimumweight World Title tomorrow Saturday, September 7, at the Gym of the Philippines Navy Base in Metro Manila, Philippines. The 22-year-old Salva (17-0, 10 KO’s) […]

Gibbons: “Salva vs Taduran for IBF Strap on Box Nation is Going to be a War”

By Carlos Costa MANILA, Philippines   —   Sean Gibbons, the president of Manny Pacquiao’s MP Promotions, feels that the coming all-Filipino world title battle between young guns Samuel “The Silent Assassin” Salva (17-0, 10 KO’s) and former world-title challenger Pedro Taduran (13-2, 10 KO’s) for the vacant IBF Minimumweight World Title […]

MP Promotions Presents: Salva vs Taduran, Magramo vs Nantapech in Exciting IBF Double-Header Saturday on ABS CBN S+A

By Carlos Costa Manny Pacquiao is not only our greatest boxer and visionary Senator.   He has become a prolific, successful promoter, staging continuous fight cards featuring Filipino talents in world class boxing action.  Just last week the “Pacman” produced the WBO battle of Casimero vs Flores on ABS CBN.    […]

Christian Araneta To Mexico for IBF World Title Eliminator; His Manager Pio Paulo Castillo Feels Confident

By Carlos Costa CEBU, Philippines   —   Araneta to Mexico.    World-ranked Filipino 108-pounder Christian “The Bomb” Araneta (17-0, 14 KO’s) of Cebu’s Omega Gym is set to travel later tonight, Saturday August 31, to the historic city of Monterrey in Nuevo León, Mexico, for so far the most important fight […]

Sarguilla-Deebook rematch on Nov. 16 in Bangkok

Sarguilla-Deebook rematch on Nov. 16 in Bangkok

by Lito Delos Reyes DAVAO CITY — The rematch between Romshane Sarguilla of the Philippines and Siridech Deebook of Thailand will be held on Nov. 16 at Bangkok. This was a recommendation made by WBC Asia Boxing Council championship review committee upon the request of the Games and Amusements Board […]