Category: Games and Amusements Board (GAB)

GAB Chairman Mitra Honors Former DOH Secretary Paulyn Ubial for Her Contributions to Philippine Boxing

By Carlos Costa In an engaging, meaningful gathering, GAB Chairman Abraham Kahlil Mitra honored former Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Dra. Paulyn Ubial for her work and contributions to Filipino Boxing, the reunion taking place Wednesday (Aug 1) at GAB Head Office in Makati, Metro Manila. Dra. Ubial was given […]

GAB Chairman Mitra Meets with the Filipino Muay Thai, Kick Boxing Community

Photo Credits to Games Amusement Board By Carlos Costa In an effort to strengthen ties and unify criteria towards the future, the Games and Amusement Board (GAB) Chairman Abraham Kahlil B. Mitra, together with the GAB family held a positive, productive meeting with the Filipino Muay Thai and Kick Boxing […]

GAB SUPPORTS WORLDWIDE CALL FOR THE CONTINUATION OF BOXING AT THE OLYMPICS

GAB Chairman Abraham Mitra (extreme right) watching IBF world champion Jerwin Ancajas showing his belt to President Rody Duterte at the Malacanang. Also in photo are GAB Commissioner Mar Masanguid and boxer Michael Barriga. (Below) Mansueto “Onyok” Velaso, silver medalist in 1996 Atlanta Olympics. By LITO DELOS REYES THE Games […]

GAB TO HOLD DIALOGUE WITH STAKEHOLDERS IN DAVAO MARCH 6

GAB Commissioner Mar Masanguid (extreme left) accompanied IBF World super flyweight champion Jerwin Ancajas (center) during his courtesy call to Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio. (Photo by LITO DELOS REYES) By LITO DELOS REYES DAVAO CITY (PNA) March 1 — The Games and Amusements Board (GAB) is again holding a […]

AUTIDA BEATS ESCOBIA; PAREDES TKOS CANADA IN CANDELARIA

By LITO DELOS REYES BOXING ARENA. Games and Amusements Board [GAB] Commissioner Mar Masanguid [seated, extreme left] watching closely the main event inside the Candelaria Cockpit in Candelaria, Quezon last Feb. 5. [Photo below] Referee Virgilio Garcia raising the hand of Jestoni Autida. e [Photos courtesy of ED CORONEL/GAB] MANILA […]

BOLCIO VS. ALDEA FOR VACANT PHILIPPINE LIGHTWEIGHT TITLE FEB. 11

By LITO DELOS REYES VETERAN Nathan “Palos” Bolcio will face Roldan “The Cobra” Aldea for the vacant Philippine lightweight crown on February 11 at the Flash Grand Ballroom of the Elorde Sports Complex in Paranaque City. Bolcio (14W-13L-3D, 4 KOs) of previously fought but lost for the vacant WBC Asian […]