Category: OPBF

DUTERTE COMMENDS OPBF, PROUD OF PH’S LEGACY OF EXCELLENCE IN BOXING

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has commended the Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) for providing an opportunity for aspiring boxers to achieve their dreams. Duterte sent his message during the 55th OPBF annual convention held Nov. 9-12 in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan. “The commitment of the organization to boxing throughout the […]

MITRA WANTS OPBF TO BE MORE PARTICIPATIVE AND TRANSPARENT

CURRENT Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) President Abraham Kahlil “Baham” Mitra wants the “OPBF to be more participative and transparent.” This was Mitra’s message during the Gala Dinner and Awards held at the HarBallroom of the Princesa Garden Island Resort and Spa in Puerto Princesa City last Nov. 9. […]

GOMERA VS. BOLIVAR FOR INTERIM OPBF FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE

By LITO DELOS REYES HARDPUNCHING Jelbirt Gomera of the Philippines will fight the undefeated Omrri “El Rayo” Bolivar of Venezuela for the interim OPBF featherweight title on November 10 at the Puerto Princesa City Coliseum in Palawan. The Gomera-Bolivar title-fight is one of the four championships in the boxing card […]