Tag: WBC

GAB SUPPORTS WORLDWIDE CALL FOR THE CONTINUATION OF BOXING AT THE OLYMPICS

GAB Chairman Abraham Mitra (extreme right) watching IBF world champion Jerwin Ancajas showing his belt to President Rody Duterte at the Malacanang. Also in photo are GAB Commissioner Mar Masanguid and boxer Michael Barriga. (Below) Mansueto “Onyok” Velaso, silver medalist in 1996 Atlanta Olympics. By LITO DELOS REYES THE Games […]

MAGALI’S CAMP PREFERS POSTPONEMENT OF WORLD TITLE FIGHT

BY LITO DELOS REYES RARE OPPORTUNITY. Carlo Magali [middle] flanked by manager Brico Santig [right] and trainer Ninolito Jalnaiz. MANILA – The camp of Carlo “The Ferocious” Magali of the Philippines prefers that the world championship fight against reigning WBC World Super Featherweight champion Miguel “El Alacran” Berchelt of Mexico […]

SANTIG EXPECTS NEW DATE FOR BERCHELT-MAGALI WORLD TITLE FIGHT

By LITO DELOS REYES THE handler of Orient and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) super featherweight champion Carlo “Ferocious” Magali is now expecting a new date for his ward’s championship fight against the undisputed WBC World super featherweight champion Miguel “El Alacran” Berchelt after the Games and Amusements Board (GAB) has […]

HIGA TO DEFEND WBC WORLD TITLE VS. EX-WORD CHAMP FUENTES FEB. 4

By LITO DELOS REYES REIGNING WBC World flyweight champion Daigo Higa will defend his title against former world champion Moises “Moy” Fuentes of Mexico on February 4 at the Prefectural Budokan, Naha in Japan. The 12-round title fight is promoted by Yoko Gushiken of Shirai & Gushiken Promotions. The undefeated […]