Tag: Merlito Sabillo

HENO KEEPS OPBF TITLE, GRABS ABF TITLE FROM SABILLO

STILL THE CHAMPION. Referee Dan Nietes [2nd from lef] raising the hand of Edward Heno [extreme right] with trainer Warren Jaro [extreme left. [Photo courtesy of SCOOP BACOLOD] BACOLOD CITY (FEB. 18) – Power puncher Edward “El Heneral” Heno used his stinging jabs to win against former world champion and […]

HENO, SABILLO MAKE WEIGHTS IN BACOLOD

By LITO DELOS REYES PRESCON. (L to R) OPBF light flyweight champion Edward Heno, OPBF secretary-general Ramon Guanzon, promoter Brico Santig of Highland Boxing International Promotion and ABF light flyweight champion Merlito Sabillo. BACOLOD CITY (Feb. 16) – Reigning Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) light flyweight champion Edward “El […]

HENO TO DEFEND OPBF TITLE VS. SABILLO FEB. 17

By LITO DELOS REYES ORIENTAL and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) light flyweight champion Edward “El Heneral” Heno will defend his title against former world champion Merlito “Tiger” Sabillo on February 17 at 4 p.m. at the Gaisano City Mall in Bacolod City. It will be Heno’s first title defense of […]

SABILLO RETAINS ABF TITLE BY UNANIMOUS DECISION

FORMER world champion Merlito “Tiger” Sabillo shook off an erratic start to score a unanimous decision victory against challenger Crison “Cowboy’ Omayao to retain his Asian Boxing Federation (ABF) light flyweight crown on Friday night at the Barangay Granada covered court in Bacolod City. Sabillo started slow in the first […]

SABILLO TO DEFEND ABF TITLE IN BACOLOD

REIGNING Asian Boxing Federation (ABF) light flyweight champion Merlito “Tiger” Sabillo will be defending his crown against Crison “Cowboy’ Omayao infront of his fellow Bacolenos on October 20 at the Barangay Granada covered court in Bacolod City. The championship fight dubbed as the “Fist of Glory” is a presentation of […]