Tag: WBC

List of Asia Awardees for WBC 3RD Women Convention and Asian Summit 2018

The WBC asia will be holding a women’s summit this coming November 6 to 9 at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza, Manila. Prominent promoters in the WBC boxing organization will be recognized for their hard work and contribution to boxing history along with the most recent Asian boxing champions carrying their […]

WBC # 1 Light Flyweight Jonathan Taconing Dominates Vince Paras, Retains WBC Int’l Strap in Manila, Philippines

By Carlos Costa PARAÑAQUE, Metro Manila — In exciting no-quarters blow-by-blow 12-round battle, more experienced WBC # 1 Light Flyweight Jonathan Taconing scored a unanimous decision win over young gun Vince Paras to retain his WBC International 108-pound strap Saturday (Sep 22) at Elorde Sports Complex here in Metro Manila, […]

Jing Xiang OutPoints Merlito Sabillo to Claim WBC Light Flyweight Silver Strap in China

By Carlos Costa Chinese 108 pounder Jing Xiang (15-4-2, 3 KO’s) outclassed and outpointed Filipino former minimumweight world champion Merlito Sabillo (27-6-1, 13 KO’s) to capture via unanimous decision the vacant WBC Silver Light Flyweight title today Saturday (Sep 15) at Qinzhou Sports Center in Qinzhou City in Southern China. […]

Merlito Sabillo, Jing Xiang Make Weight for WBC 108 Silver Saturday in China

By Carlos Costa Former WBO Minimumweight World Champion “The Tiger” Merlito Sabillo (27-5-1, 13 KO’s) of Bacolod, Philippines weighed-in at 107.4 lbs while his opponent Chinese Jing Xiang (14-4-2, 3 KO’s) made 107.8 pounds for their rumble for the vacant WBC Silver Jr. Flyweight Strap Saturday (Sep 15) at Qinzhou […]