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Boxing’s hits and misses


Manny Pacquiao remained the biggest newsmaker in Philippine boxing but 2013 did not exactly start and end well for the sports icon. During the first week of January 2013, a radio interview involving a Filipino doctor who made a concerned comment about Pacquiao showing signs of Parkinson’s ignited controversy. Pacquiao brushed off that statement saying [...]

Posted: January 1st, 2014 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Fareñas vs Mexican in ‘First Blood’ card


Michael Fareñas of the Peñalosa Boxing Stable will take on Jesus Rios of Guasave, Mexico on Friday the 13th at the Solaire Resort and Casino in Metro Manila. This match-up will serve as the main event of the fight card billed as “First Blood” which is presented by the combined efforts of boxing promoter and [...]

Posted: December 3rd, 2013 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Nietes and Sabillo take their turn Sat


WBO world light flyweight champ Donnie “Ahas” Nietes and WBO minimumweight champ Merlito “Tigre” Sabillo will have a tough act to follow on Nov. 30 when they defend their belts in the co-main event of Pinoy Pride 23 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. While the rest of the country is still euphoric over Manny Pacquiao’s [...]

Posted: November 27th, 2013 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Nietes, Sabillo to defend belts at famed Big Dome


The two reigning world champions of the ALA gym are set to face Latino challengers in a mammoth fight card at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City on Nov. 30. Donnie “Ahas” Nietes will defend his WBO light flyweight world title for the third time against Sammy Gutierrez of Puebla, Mexico. Nietes fought Moises [...]

Posted: November 13th, 2013 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Filipino Flash battles the Raging Bull today


Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire will be fighting in the 126 pound or featherweight division for the first time in his quest for redemption this Sunday morning (Nov. 10, Philippine Time) in Corpus Christi, Texas.

Posted: November 10th, 2013 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Amonsot successfully defends Paba crown


PABA light welterweight champion Czar Amonsot, successfully defended his title last Thursday by knocking out Indonesian challenger Stevi Ongen Ferdinandus in 10 rounds in Melbourne, Australia.

Posted: October 19th, 2013 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Pael keeps unbeaten run in Siquijor card


Rajah Renoel Pael kept his unbeaten record intact in front of his hometown fans when he knocked out Raul Posta of Bukidnon in the fourth round in the main event of the 1st Congresswoman Doc Anne Pernes Cup held Monday at the Siquijor Capital Square.

Posted: October 2nd, 2013 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Old Pacquiao foe trains Amonsot


CZAR Amonsot of Bohol rejuvenated his career with a major win in Australia last Sept. 12, winning a regional crown with a third round knockout win over Steven Wills for the vacant Pan Asian Boxing Association (PABA) light welterweight title.

Posted: September 20th, 2013 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Julaton fights Salazar in Cancun today


FORMER WBO superbantamweight world champion Ana ‘The Hurricane’ Julaton (12W-3L-1D, 2 KOs) returns to the ring today after a year of absence, when she fights Celina Salazar (4W-1L-2D, 1 KO) of San Antonio, Texas at the Plaza de Toros in Cancun, Mexico.

Posted: August 18th, 2013 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

RWS pug Tapales wins Asia-Pacific bantam crown


Marlon ‘The Nightmare’ Tapales of the RWS Gym of Cebu beat Fredirex Rodriguez of Bukidnon via unanimous decision to capture the vacant WBO Asia-Pacific bantamweight title Thursday night at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel.

Posted: August 3rd, 2013 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Shocker in November


The official launching and press conference for ‘The Clash in Cotai’ which will herald the highly anticipated return of Manny Pacquiao, was witnessed yesterday by a packed number of international sports journalists, a huge testament to the undying charisma of the Filipino boxing icon despite successive defeats in his last two bouts.

Posted: July 28th, 2013 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Melindo’s day of reckoning is here


The hopes of the entire Filipino nation rests on the broad shoulders of Milan ‘El Metodico’ Melindo today as the ALA Gym star battles Mexican Juan Francisco ‘El Gallo’ Estrada for the latter’s WBO/WBA flyweight belts.

Posted: July 27th, 2013 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Milan: Confident but cautious


WBO No. 1 flyweight contender Milan ‘El Metodico’ Melindo of the ALA gym brimmed with confidence during his public appearances to promote the Fists of Gold fight card set this Saturday at the Cotai Arena.

Posted: July 26th, 2013 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

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