Tag: Brico Santig

BORRES CAPTURES ABF FLYWEIGHT TITLE

PUERTO Princesa, Palawan — Jeronil “El Diamante” Borres of Highland Boxing Gym landed more telling blows to win by a majority decision against Robert “El Rapido” Onggocan of Olivetti Stable and captured the vacant Asian Boxing Federation (ABF) flyweight title last Nov. 10 at the Puerto Princesa City Coliseum here. […]

PADUA, WATANABE MAKE WEIGHTS IN JAPAN

UNDISPUTED Philippine welterweight champion Dennis Padua and Japanese Akinori Watanabe both make their weights today (Nov. 3) for their 8-rounder fight tomorrow at the Korakuen Hal in Japan. Padua, who already moved up to the higher division submitted 154 lbs. while Watanabe tipped the scales at 153 lbs. Padua (11W-12L-2D, […]

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 […]

SABILLO, OMAYAO MAKE WEIGHTS IN BACOLOD

BY LITO DELOS REYES REIGNING Asian Boxing Federation (ABF) light flyweight champion Merlito “Tiger” Sabillo and his challenger Crison “Cowboy’ Omayao both made their weights today (Oct. 19) for their championship fight tomorrow (Oct. 20) at the Barangay Granada covered court in Bacolod City. Sabillo only tipped the scales at […]

WBC PREXY TO ATTEND 55TH OPBF CONFAB IN PALAWAN

WORLD Boxing Council (WBC) President Mauricio Sulaiman is attending the 55th Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) Annual Convention on November 9 to 12 at the Princesa Garden Island Resort and Spa in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan. This was confirmed by international boxing promoter Brico Santig of the Highland Boxing […]

XIONG, PRADABSRI, XU MAKE WEIGHT EXCEPT CEMENO IN CHINA

CHINA’S Chao Zhong Xiong and Thailand’s Panya Petchmanee Kokietgym “Pradabsri both made their weights today (Oct. 2) for their 12-round title-fight for the vacant interim WBA International minimumweight title tomorrow (Oct. 3) at the Gym of Datong University in Datong, China. Both of them tipped the scales at 108 lbs. […]