PRAGUE, Czech Republic — National boxer Eumir Felix Marcial, bucking below zero degrees weather here, scored a sensational third round RSC (Referee Stopped Contest) victory over hometown boy Milos Bartl in the Europe vs. Asia Boxing Tournament at the Prague Hilton Saturday evening. The strapping Zamboanga middleweight (75 kg) dropped his foe twice, once in the dying seconds of … [Read more...] about Filipino boxer stops Czech opponent in Prague
The first ticket to the Manny Pacquiao sweepstakes may have gone Keith Thurman’s way. After almost a two-year hiatus, Thurman climbed back on top of the ring Sunday (Manila time) to defend his World Boxing Association (WBA) welterweight “super” world title against a game Josesito López. The two-time world titlist came out successful in his return to boxing, carving out a … [Read more...] about WBA: Keith Thurman next in line for Manny Pacquiao?
24 JANUARY 2019 - MANILA, PHILIPPINES: Five Filipinos are set to show their wares at Ringstar Boxing’s “Ridhwan Ambunda II - The Rematch,” to be held on March 29, 2019, at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. Led by IBO World Bantamweight champion Michael “Gloves on Fire” Dasmarinas (28-2-1), whose fight will be the co-main event. Dasmarinas is set to face fellow Pinoy Kenny … [Read more...] about Ringstar: Michael Dasmarinas leads pinoy delegation for Singapore fight card
WAIT and see. The Games and Amusement Board (GAB), headed by Chairman Abraham “Baham” Mitra, will take this stance when asked about the plan of Sen. Manny Pacquiao to create a new boxing commission tasked to perform the same role as the government regulatory body in professional sports. “Let’s wait and see. If President Duterte gives his thumbs-up and signs it into law, we’ll … [Read more...] about Wait and see for GAB