Tag: Filipino Boxing

Flores Awarded Split Technical Decision Victory Over Peñalosa; Claims IBO World Title

By Carlos Costa MANILA, Philippines   —   Mexican Maximino “Max” Flores (25-4-1, 17 KO’s) was awarded a close split technical decision win over Filipino Carlo “Too Sharp” Peñalosa (14-2, 7 KO’s) to claim the vacant IBO Flyweight World Title Sunday evening, August 25, at the TV5 Studios in Quezon City, Metro […]

Complete Results from Maasin, Southern Leyte: Aguelo Stops Borbon; Sultan, Maayo, De Leon Win by Points

By Carlos Costa MAASIN, Southern Leyte   —   Tuesday’s boxing show in the thriving coastal City of Maasin, Southern Leyte, completely entertained aficionados , and now fans crave for more exciting action. In the main event, Maasin-native, globe-trotting veteran Adones Aguelo (32-20-2, 22 KO’s) of the Brix Flores Boxing Academy […]

History in the Philippines: Double Heavyweight Action Aug 3 in Mandaluyong, Metro Manila

By Carlos Costa Highland Boxing Team aims at exciting fans again, this time bringing double heavyweight battles as never since before in the Philippines.   It will all unfold Saturday, August 3, at Barangay Vergara’s Covered Court in Mandaluyong City, Metro Manila. In the main event, tough heavyweight David Koswara (12-15-2, […]

GAB Holds Dialogue with Boxing Stakeholders

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By Carlos Costa The Games and Amusement Board (GAB) is set to hold an open dialogue with boxing stakeholders and members of the Filipino boxing family. The important gathering is intended to be a wide consultation and exchange of ideas aimed at strengthening and improving the sport of pro boxing […]

Results from ALA Promotion in Iloilo: World-Ranked KJ Cataraja and Christian Bacolod Stop Foes

By Carlos Costa Cataraja and Bacolod victorious.   Unbeaten world-ranked Cebuano warriors KJ Cataraja and Christian Bacolod secured crushing knockout wins during the entertaining ALA Promotions’ Bakbakan Sa Passi Friday, July 26, at the Passi City Arena in Iloilo Province. In the main event, WBO # 11 super flyweight KJ Cataraja […]

Noynay Stops Shimizu to Retain WBO Asia Pacific Belt Friday in Osaka, Japan

By Carlos Costa In a thrilling hard-fought battle, Filipino world-ranked WBO # 6 “The Jawbreaker” Joe Noynay of the Gabriel Bebot Elorde Jr. Gym survived and early scare to stop tough Japanese knockout artist world-ranked IBF # 10 Satoshi Shimizu (8-1, 8 KO’s) in the sixth chapter of their hot […]