Tag: Carlos Costa

Festival of Knockouts During Evolution 3.0 in Pattaya, Thailand

By Carlos Costa PATTAYA, Thailand   —   An entertaining festival of knockouts thrilled fight fans in attendance during the Evolution Fight Series 3.0 installment that unfolded at the Bone Night Club here in the fun City of Pattaya in Southern Thailand. In the main event, Russian super lightweight Musheg Adoian vaporized […]

Manny Pacquiao Promotions: Salva, Taduran Make Weight for IBF 105 World Strap at Philippines Navy Base

By Carlos Costa MANILA, Philippines    —    Filipinos Samuel “The Silent Assassin” Salva and Pedro Taduran successfully made weight ahead of their battle for the IBF Minimumweight World Title tomorrow Saturday, September 7, at the Gym of the Philippines Navy Base in Metro Manila, Philippines. The 22-year-old Salva (17-0, 10 KO’s) […]

Gibbons: “Salva vs Taduran for IBF Strap on Box Nation is Going to be a War”

By Carlos Costa MANILA, Philippines   —   Sean Gibbons, the president of Manny Pacquiao’s MP Promotions, feels that the coming all-Filipino world title battle between young guns Samuel “The Silent Assassin” Salva (17-0, 10 KO’s) and former world-title challenger Pedro Taduran (13-2, 10 KO’s) for the vacant IBF Minimumweight World Title […]

MP Promotions Presents: Salva vs Taduran, Magramo vs Nantapech in Exciting IBF Double-Header Saturday on ABS CBN S+A

By Carlos Costa Manny Pacquiao is not only our greatest boxer and visionary Senator.   He has become a prolific, successful promoter, staging continuous fight cards featuring Filipino talents in world class boxing action.  Just last week the “Pacman” produced the WBO battle of Casimero vs Flores on ABS CBN.    […]

Carlo Peñalosa, Max Flores Make Weight For IBO World Title on ESPN5 Philippines

By Carlos Costa MANILA, Philippines   —   Filipino Carlo “Too Sharp” Peñalosa, 26, and his more experienced Mexican opponent Maximino “Max” Flores, 28, successfully made weight ahead of their collision for the vacant IBO Flyweight World Title. Their rumble is scheduled to unfold tomorrow Sunday, August 25, at the TV5 Studios […]

Dream Becoming Reality: Quibors Fighter ArAr Andales Set to Fight for the World Title

By Carlos Costa That hot summer day when young Filipino fighter ArAr Andales put his boxing gloves for the very first time, there was a beautiful, yet far away dream inside his head. That dream was to one day fight for the world title and to win it so as […]