Tag: Baham Mitra

GURO TO FACE ISHIKAWA FOR WBC ASIAN BOXING COUNCIL FEMALE MINIMUMWEIGHT CROWN MARCH 10

Filipina Norj Guro (top) will fight Japanese Umi Ishikawa on March 10 for the vacant WBC Asian Boxing Council Continental female minimumweight crown. By LITO DELOS REYES FILIPINA boxer Norj Guro of Iligan City is fighting Japanese Umi Ishikawa for the vacant World Boxing Council (WBC) Asian Boxingg Council Continental […]

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 […]

GAB OFFICIALS PREFER NON-PINOY CHALLENGER FOR ANCAJAS

Mandatory challenger Jonas Sultan By LITO DELOS REYES ALTHOUGH there is already an order for a mandatory defense, the officials from the Games and Amusements Board (GAB) do not want to have a Filipino challenger for reigning International Boxing Federation (IBF) World super flyweight champion Jerwin “Pretty Boy” Ancajas. Fellow […]

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 […]

BORRES, MARTIN ARE GAB BOXERS OF THE MONTH

By LITO DELOS REYES PHILIPPINES – Jeronil “El Diamante” Borres and Carl Jammes “Wonder Boy” Martin are the Boxers of the Month for November and December, respectively of the Games and Amusements Board (GAB). Borres (8W-3L-1D, 5 KOs) of Cagayan de Oro City earned the monthly award for scoring an […]