Tag: OPBF

DUTERTE COMMENDS OPBF, PROUD OF PH’S LEGACY OF EXCELLENCE IN BOXING

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has commended the Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) for providing an opportunity for aspiring boxers to achieve their dreams. Duterte sent his message during the 55th OPBF annual convention held Nov. 9-12 in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan. “The commitment of the organization to boxing throughout the […]

MITRA WANTS OPBF TO BE MORE PARTICIPATIVE AND TRANSPARENT

CURRENT Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) President Abraham Kahlil “Baham” Mitra wants the “OPBF to be more participative and transparent.” This was Mitra’s message during the Gala Dinner and Awards held at the HarBallroom of the Princesa Garden Island Resort and Spa in Puerto Princesa City last Nov. 9. […]

SANMAN’S TAN, MANANGQUIL ARE OPBF PROMOTERS OF THE YEAR

TOP PROMOTER OF THE YEAR. Jim Claude “JC” Manangquil (2nd from left) receives his award with (from right) OPBFpresident Baham Mitra, GAB Commissioners Ed Trinidad and Mar Masanguid. (Photo by LITO DELOS REYES) PUERTO PRINCESA CITY – Sanman Promotion’s Chief Finance Officer Dexter “Wang Yu” Tan and Chief Executive Officer […]

TWO OPBF FEMALE CHAMPIONSHIPS IN PALAWAN

BY LITO DELOS REYES TWO separate Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) female titles are up for grabs on November 10 at the Puerto Princesa City Gym in Palawan. International boxing promoter Brico Santig of Highland Boxing Promotions said that Japan’s Erika Hanawa (7W-1L-0D) is fighting Thailand’s Sornsawan Khunmam (2W-4L-0D) […]