Category: Fight News Asia Exclusive

Stanley Christodoulou, Alan Kim, and Aurelio Fiengo are life members of the WBA

By WBA News – Juan Francisco Arias, translated by Marcelino Castillo Gilberto Jesus Mendoza, president of the World Boxing Association (WBA), paid tribute to three pillars of the organization; South African Stanley Christodoulou, South Korean Alam Kim, and Panamanian Aurelio Fiengo, whom he appointed lifetime members of the WBA for […]

Johnson, Farah ready for Friday’s “Thrilla in Davao” weigh-in

Thrilla in Davao Heavyweight Action Ready to Rock this Saturday, June 15

By Red Boxing Press Release Both expressing confidence he will be the better man left standing in the ring after the 12-round GBO world heavyweight title bout Saturday night (June 15),  gladiators Ron Johnson and Saul Farah will lead the powerhouse cast of boxers in Friday’s Thrilla in Davao weigh-in […]

Results from Bohol: Cais Decisions Tabago, Galigao Stops Plaza in “Engkwentro Sa Cogtong II”

Referee Delbert Pelegrino Raises Hand of Winner in Candijay Bohol, Jimmbie Cais FIGHTNEWSASIA

By Carlos Costa Thrilling boxing continues full steam forward in the beautiful and blessed sun-bathed paradise island of Bohol.. In the latest fighting attraction, Bohol’s veteran promoters Edgar Lacierda Ricafort of Jimdomar Boxing and Naris Singwancha of Thailand teamed up to proudly present to fans “Engkwentro Sa Cogtong II,” a […]

Johnson vs Farah for GBO Heavyweight Belt Saturday in RED Boxing’s “Thrilla in Davao”

DAVAO, Philippines  —  Thrilla in Davao combatants Ron Johnson and Saul Farah claim to be fit as fiddles as they wind up their spartan training with light gym workouts for the Global Boxing Organization (GBO) world heavyweight championship match Saturday 15 June at the Enderun Tent, Azuela Cove, Lanang, Davao […]

Dave Peñalosa Scales 136.5-lbs in WBC 30-Day Weigh-in for Dlamini Battle in Saudi Arabia

By Carlos Costa CEBU, Philippines — World-ranked Filipino featherweight Dave Peñalosa (15-0, 11 KO’s), son of former two-time world champion Dodie Boy Peñalosa, scaled-in at 136.5 pounds in his WBC mandatory 30-day pre-fight weigh-in ahead of the southpaw’s collision against South African WBC # 11 Lerato Dlamini (12-1, 6 KO’s) […]

Johnson vs Farah in epic GBO Heavyweight Battle this Saturday, June 15, in “Thrilla in Davao”

By Carlos Costa American heavyweight former WBC United States (USNBC) champion Ronald “The American Dream” Johnson (15-1, 4 KO’s) is already in Davao ready to lock horns against Bolivian warrior former WBC interim South American Heavyweight titlist “The Phoenix Assassin” Saul Farah (69-23-3, 60 KO’s) for the vacant Global Boxing […]