Tag: Fight News Asia

DUNO KNOCKS OUT SUAREZ IN FIRST ROUND

By LITO DELOS REYES WINNING TEAM. (R to L) Manager Dexter Tan, Romero Duno, JC Manangquil and trainer Rodel Mayol after the victory over Mexican Yardley Suarez at The Forum. FILIPINO fighter Romero “Ruthless” Duno continued his winning form by knocking out Mexican Yardley Suarez in the first round Saturday […]

YEAR-ENDER: ANCAJAS IS FNA FIGHTER OF THE YEAR

IBF world super flyweight champion Jerwin Ancajas (left) and Sen. Manny Pacquiao. UNDISPUTED International Boxing Federation (IBF) super flyweight champion Jerwin “Pretty Boy” Ancajas was voted as this year’s Fighter of the Year by the Fight News Asia. Ancajas (28W-1L-1D, 19 KOs) of the Philippines was chosen for successfully defending […]

MANNY PACQUIAO IS FNA FIGHTER OF THE YEAR

Manny Pacquiao (right) lands a jab on Jessie Vargas. (Photo by WENDELL ALINEA) FIGHT News Asia has chosen 8-time world division champion Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao of the Philippines as its Fighter of the Year in 2016. Pacquiao, the first professional boxer to be elected as Senator in the Philippines, also […]