Philippines, 23 Aug 2014

Search Boxer:
First Name
Last Name






FIGHT RESULTS            


HOUSE NEWS                






BOXING GYMS               



Dong Secuya
Web Editor

Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
Contributing Editor

Homer D. Sayson
NBA Section Editor

Ronnie Nathanielsz

Rich Mazon

Eddie Alinea

Epifanio M. Almeda

Anthony Andales

Jason Aniel

Hesiquio Balderas

Sid Bañez

Brett Bonetti

Marlon Bernardino

Winchell Campos

Socrates Celestial

Carlos Costa

Christopher Cruz

Rob Cruz

Jonathan Davis

Dr. Ed de la Vega

Lito delos Reyes

Gianluca (Rio) Di Caro

Edwin G. Espejo

Dennis U. Eroa

Ron Galarpe

Joaquin Henson

Oliver Iglesias

Dionis Jacobe

Ted Lerner

Salven Lagumbay

Reylan Loberternos

Mike Angel Lopez

Salvador Lopez

Joan Secuya-Medida

Ryan Medida

Rico Navarro

Rod Mijares

Manny Pacquiao

Gerry Peñalosa

Greg R. Penilla, M.D.

Gov. Manny Piñol

Dr. Allan Recto

Hermie Rivera

Emmanuel T. Rivera

Virgi T. Romano

Nicholai R. Roska

Maloney L. Samaco

Sev Sarmenta

Reynaldo Seno

Myron Sta. Ana

Atty. Danrex Joseph V. Tapdasan

Recah Trinidad

Reni M. Valenzuela

Mark F. Villanueva


Angulo. Kelly Swanson Thanks, everybody, for calling in. We really appreciate you taking out the time of your day to have this call. We do have a lot of fighters that will be on the phone and available for your questio  
Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Sat, 23 Aug 2014

Living up to the Gilas Pilipinas emotional slogan Laban! Puso! The Philippines Under 18 team beat host nation Qatar in an amazing comeback from 15 points down going into the fourth quarter to eventually score a pulsating 82  
Read Full Story >>>

Manny Pacquiao is the star, but it's Chris Algieri who will move the needle (or not)
By Kevin Iole, Yahoo! Sports, Sat, 23 Aug 2014
On Monday, Manny Pacquiao will appear at a news conference at The Venetian in Macau, the first stop on a promotional junket that ends Sept. 4 in New York. The tour is designed to promote his Nov. 22 bout on HBO Pay-Per-View for the WBO welterweight title against Chris Algieri at The Venetian's Cotai  Read Full Story >>>

Has Chris Algieri visualized defeating Manny Pacquiao?
By Lem Satterfield,, Sat, 23 Aug 2014
Chris Algieri anticipates “a very humble and cordial” press tour with Manny Pacquiao that will be comprised of stops in China, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and New York. “I’ve never met Manny but from what I’ve heard and from what I’ve seen, he’s just a great guy and I’ve heard really go  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao shows up at PBA
Tempo, Sat, 23 Aug 2014
Manny Pacquiao looked in terrific shape yesterday when he showed up for his biometrics yesterday afternoon at the PBA office with no less than league commissioner Chito Salud welcoming the boxing star with open arms. Pacquiao, who will serve as the playing coach of expansion team Kia Motors, made  Read Full Story >>>

Bayless to ref Mayweather-Maidana II
By Dan Rafael,, Sat, 23 Aug 2014
Kenny Bayless, regarded by many as the best boxing referee in the world, was appointed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Thursday to officiate the rematch between pound-for-pound king and unified welterweight world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. and former titleholder Marcos Maidana. Mayw  Read Full Story >>>

Sergey Kovalev vows to make history vs. Bernard Hopkins
By Lem Satterfield,, Sat, 23 Aug 2014
WBO light heavyweight titleholder Sergey Kovalev has vowed to make history by defeating IBF and WBA counterpart Bernard Hopkins on Nov. 8 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. In a match-up that was confirmed earlier by Golden Boy Promotions president Oscar De La Hoya, Kovalev (25-0-1, 23 KOs) w  Read Full Story >>>

Hopkins vs. Kovalev Confirmed for Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City
By Sergio Pesina, Tha Boxing Voice, Sat, 23 Aug 2014
On August 2nd when Sergey Kovalev defeated Blake Caparello to secure his fight with the legendary Bernard Hopkins, it was still unsure of where the bout would take place. New York’s Barclays Center was in the running against Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, that has hosted fights for both fighter  Read Full Story >>>

The Prince Belongs in the Hall
By Ted Sares, RingNews24, Sat, 23 Aug 2014
I think at one stage he was the most exciting fighter that I'd ever been involved with. At one stage, in the early part of his career, he could have gone on to become one of the great fighters. But that disappeared when he didn't fight as regularly as he should have done, when he was cutting corners  Read Full Story >>>

By Carlos Costa,, Sat, 23 Aug 2014

In a successful evening, all three Filipino fighters taking part on tonight's (Aug 22) boxing card in Kobe, Japan, scored wins. There were no titles on the line, but Filipinos Jhunriel Ramonal, Roque Lauro   
Read Full Story >>>

By Rene Bonsubre, Jr.,, Sat, 23 Aug 2014

Undefeated prospect Mark “Machete” Bernaldez of Butuan City will headline the ALA-Cobra ‘Tunay na Lakas’ fight card set this Saturday August 23 at the Lapasan Covered Court in Cagayan de Oro City. The 22 year old Bernaldez (13  
Read Full Story >>>

Five Fights that Would Happen in a Perfect World: Team Haymon vs. Everybody Else
By Tyson Bruce, Boxing Insider, Sat, 23 Aug 2014
*Note: the fights match Al Haymon fighters against boxers that either for promotional conflict or network conflicts cannot be matched together in today’s boxing climate: Keith Thurman vs. Timothy Bradley People love fights that involve highly athletic fighters. The Garry Russell-Vasyl Lomachen  Read Full Story >>>

Mayweather Reacts To Khan's Comment on Pacquiao
By Edward Chaykovsky,, Sat, 23 Aug 2014
WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. (46-0, 26KOs) briefly spoke with UK paper Daily Mail about the possibility of facing British star Amir Khan (29-3, 19KOs) in 2015. Khan is scheduled to fight on December 6th and Mayweather returns on September 13th against Marcos Maidana in a rematc  Read Full Story >>>

Juan Manuel Marquez: Future in boxing still in doubt?
By Lee Cleveland , Fight Saga, Sat, 23 Aug 2014
Is he fighting again or isn't he? Several weeks ago, former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez (56-7-1, 40KOs) was seemingly hinting at retirement but earlier this week, however, there were rumors the great JMM would possibly return in November. Now, the 41 year old Mar  Read Full Story >>>

By Ben Thompson,, Sat, 23 Aug 2014
I think the way people have to fight Floyd Mayweather, I think enough people have gone into the fight trying to take his head off. I don't think that works. You see, everybody comes to the fight trying to take his head off and that's not going to work, dude. That's not going to happen. You're not go  Read Full Story >>>

Miguel Vazquez won’t change technical style vs. Mickey Bey
By Lem Satterfield,, Sat, 23 Aug 2014
Lightweight titleholder Miguel Vazquez, an elusive technician from Mexico, has heard the critics of his boxing style, which is atypical of his countrymen’s traditional blood-and-guts approach. But as THE RING’s No. 1-rated 135-pounder, Vazquez (34-3, 13 knockouts) said that he has no plans to cha  Read Full Story >>>

Quillin Excited About Jay Z and Roc Nation Being Affiliated with His Next Bout
By Mario Mungia, Tha Boxing Voice, Sat, 23 Aug 2014
Hip Hop mogul Jay Z made a big splash in the boxing world earlier this week with the announcement of Roc Nation Sports, which represents such athletes as Kevin Durant, Robinson Cano, and CC Sabathia to name a few, intent on entering the boxing world as a promoter. The company has already maneuvered  Read Full Story >>>

Ancajas, Palicte vow to KO Indons in Tibay ng Pinoy 4 at Almendras gym
By Lito delos Reyes,, Fri, 22 Aug 2014

FILIPINO fighters Jerwin “The Pretty Boy” Ancajas and Aston “Diego Corales” Palicte both vowed yesterday to knock out their separate Indonesian opponents in the double-main header of the “Tibay ng Pinoy 4” slated tonigh  
Read Full Story >>>

By Truth Esguerra,, Fri, 22 Aug 2014

Fairfield, Calif -- Filipino Boxing Prospect Joel "The Quiet Storm" Siapno (L) and Jesus Sanchez (R) weighed in for their upcoming junior middleweight rematch at the Allan Witt Sports Center in Fairfield this comi  
Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Fri, 22 Aug 2014

Filipino fight fans will get a chance to watch WBA No.2 ranked light flyweight and Pan Asian Boxing Association champion Randy “Razor” Petalcorin who is a 22 year old southpaw from General Santos City, hometown of  
Read Full Story >>>

Undefeated lightweight contender Ivan Redkach Now trained by Robert Garcia, Fri, 22 Aug 2014
LOS ANGELES (August 21), 2014 - Undefeated United States Boxing Association (USBA) lightweight champion Ivan "The Terrible" Redkach (17-0, 13 KOs) has changed head trainers, adding former world champion and 2011 Trainer of the Year Robert Garcia to his corner. The 28-year-old Redkach, who won 26  Read Full Story >>>

Manny Pacquiao hails high court’s TRO in tax case
By Aquiles Z. Zonio, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Fri, 22 Aug 2014
GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Philippines—Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao hailed the Supreme Court’s issuance of temporary restraining order stopping an order from the Court of Tax Appeals last month requiring him to post a cash bond of P3.2 billion or surety bond worth P4.9 billion. “First, I pr  Read Full Story >>>

50 Cent $750K Reading Challenge Puts Mayweather On Offensive
By Dennis Cruz, Boxing Buzz, Fri, 22 Aug 2014
On Thursday, rapper 50 Cent issued a pretty cruel, but humorous challenge via Instagram to one-time friend and partner, Floyd Mayweather. "...If you could read one full page of a Harry Potter book, [expletive], I'll give 750,000 to whatever charitable organization you want to," 50 Cent said  Read Full Story >>>

Inside Walter Tello Training Camp in Shanghai Ahead of His Battle with Petalcorin on Tuesday (PHOTOS)
By Carlos Costa,, Fri, 22 Aug 2014

Panama fighter Walter Tello fine tunes preparation at the gym of the Sheraton Hotel Shanghai ahead of his tough battle against Filipino southpaw Randy "Razor" Petalcorin for the WBA interim Jr. Flyweight (108 lbs) Title this co  
Read Full Story >>>

Keith Thurman: “I didn’t want to see Mayweather-Maidana II, that’s boring! As a matter of fact, watching Floyd is 80-90% boring!”
By Jenna Jay, OTR Boxing Radio, Fri, 22 Aug 2014
Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman is the reigning interim WBA welterweight champion, but even though he carries that belt and a perfect boxing record, it has not led him to the big name opponents. Thurman, now 25, has his mind set on possibly unifying the title and ultimately has his sights set on a fighter   Read Full Story >>>

Bernard Hopkins Says He Will Defuse Kovalev’s Power
By Joe Habeeb, Tha Boxing Voice, Fri, 22 Aug 2014
When I listen to people talk about the upcoming fight on November 8 between Bernard Hopkins and Sergey Kovalev, it reminds of talk that I’ve heard before when Danny Garcia took on Lucas Matthysse last September. Everyone made Matthysse out to be this indestructible monster and that Garcia had no sho  Read Full Story >>>

Happy Warrior: Leo Santa Cruz fights the way Pharrell Williams sings
By Norm Frauenheim,, Fri, 22 Aug 2014
Leo Santa Cruz is known for volume. In boxing speak, that means one thing. Translation: Lots of punches. But the traditional definition applies to Cruz, too. To wit: Call up Pharrell Williams song, Happy, and turn it up. In a sport often known for angry lyrics, Cruz is a happy warrior. Williams’  Read Full Story >>>

Despite TRO, BIR to pursue tax case vs Pacquiao
By Camille Diola , The Philippine Star, Fri, 22 Aug 2014
MANILA, Philippines — Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) Commissioner Kim Henares is convinced the agency's tax case against champion boxer Manny Pacquiao is worth pursuing despite the Supreme Court's temporary restraining order. Henares said in a dzMM interview Thursday that the case on the fighti  Read Full Story >>>

Chris Algieri on Newfound Star Status and The Charge Nov. 22 is a "PPV Ripoff"
By Michael Woods, The Sweet Science, Fri, 22 Aug 2014
Happens all the time. Person who wants to be a star, get to that promised land where folks are at your beckon call, where the worries melt away because the pitfalls which snag the common man no longer apply, are nullified because of the status your newfound celebrity now accords. Ample money, res  Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Fri, 22 Aug 2014

World Boxing Council president Mauricio Sulaiman has been honored in Panama City by Mayor Jose Isabel Blandon who presented the WBC president with the keys to the city at the House of the Municipality in the  
Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Fri, 22 Aug 2014

In one of their best performances so far in the tune-up series leading to the FIBA World Cup which opens in Spain on August 30, the Gilas Pilipinas national basketball team lost to perennial African champions and Olympic qualifi  
Read Full Story >>>

Palacios Teams Up with John Scully!, Fri, 22 Aug 2014
Orlando, FL (August 21, 2014) – Cruiserweight contender Francisco “The Wizard” Palacios is now training under the tutelage of John Scully. Palacios, 21-2 (13 KO’s), returns to the squared circle after a 2 year layoff to face James Johnson for the USBU cruiserweight title in the 8 round main even  Read Full Story >>>

Title Shots Here! Getcha' Free Title Shot!, Vol. 10
By Derek Bonnett,, Fri, 22 Aug 2014
It’s been awhile. In fact, it’s been since July of 2012 that I felt compelled to write a volume of Title Shots Here! Getcha’ Free Title Shot! That’s not to say there haven’t been an undeserving "contender" or three over the last two years that hasn’t conveniently popped into the rankings of an organ  Read Full Story >>>

Boxing: Miguel Cotto’s Top 4 Potential Next Opponents
By Allen Levin, XN Sports, Fri, 22 Aug 2014
Miguel Cotto may have cemented his legacy as the best Puerto Rican boxer of all time after dismantling Sergio Martinez in June, but he’ll have to keep fighting and continue winning if he wants to stay atop the competitive middleweight division. The 33-year-old Cotto reinvigorated his career and p  Read Full Story >>>

Q&A with Roc Nation COO David Itskowitch
By Lem Satterfield,, Fri, 22 Aug 2014
New COO of Boxing for Roc Nation Sports David Itskowitch said the company’s winning bid of more than $1.9 million for the right to promote the Peter Quillin-Matt Korobov fight in November had “the desired effect.” With what he called “a positive, immediate and dramatic impact,” Istkowitch, the f  Read Full Story >>>


  • Brook vs Marquez: Who'd Win? by Blitzky22
    Last poster: HUNA, 08/22/14, 11:27 pm (1366 views / 38 replies)
  • Boring to the max?! by Navy Blue
    Last poster: itimtubig, 08/22/14, 11:26 pm (212 views / 3 replies)
  • Pachaters. Now i know by pugakss
    Last poster: cyberman, 08/22/14, 11:26 pm (870 views / 20 replies)
  • Manny Pacquiao is a tougher fight THAN Floyd Mayweather! by Blitzky22
    Last poster: Blitzky22, 08/22/14, 11:23 pm (9 views / 0 replies)
  • Describe Aling Dionisia in One Word! by hatapanghatao
    Last poster: 8 in 8, 08/22/14, 11:13 pm (2294 views / 94 replies)
  • Keith Thurman: "Mayweather is most boring fighter ever! by PacDaddy1
    Last poster: Blitzky22, 08/22/14, 10:33 pm (438 views / 9 replies)
  • mayweather vs. maidana 2 is a worthless fight. by dominic
    Last poster: j0shua^^, 08/22/14, 7:46 pm (260 views / 7 replies)
  • *Describe Manny Pacquiao in one word....* by Desert Fox
    Last poster: Admiral, 08/22/14, 6:35 pm (41380 views / 1604 replies)
  • Lomachenko will be on Pacquiao-Algieri undercard by Blitzky22
    Last poster: itimtubig, 08/22/14, 6:31 pm (305 views / 4 replies)
  • Why not Pacquiao vs Thurman by jasperjack1968
    Last poster: itimtubig, 08/22/14, 6:05 pm (123 views / 1 replies)
  • Floydcott the Floyd Mayweather vs. Maidana II by wooks425
    Last poster: itimtubig, 08/22/14, 5:50 pm (2670 views / 76 replies)
  • 2nd Installment of Tuesday Night Fights to take place on Sep by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 08/22/14, 5:41 pm (12 views / 0 replies)
  • MIKE TYSON PRESENTS BIG TEXAS THROWDOWN!! September 26, Mesq by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 08/22/14, 5:40 pm (16 views / 0 replies)
  • In my dream last nyt, Algieri KO Pac by Tarugo Sensei
    Last poster: itimtubig, 08/22/14, 5:31 pm (744 views / 26 replies)
  • Supreme Court stops BIR's tax case vs Pacquiao by dan44
    Last poster: dominic, 08/22/14, 4:05 pm (3339 views / 60 replies)
  • Mercito Gesta Career Fight Videos by allanes33
    Last poster: allanes33, 08/22/14, 3:54 pm (59 views / 0 replies)
  • 50Cent Taunt Floyd In His New ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Video by Hidden Choker
    Last poster: thedarkdragon11, 08/22/14, 3:46 pm (312 views / 2 replies)
  • Jack of all trades:Pacquiao will also join UFC? by kemperloo
    Last poster: thedarkdragon11, 08/22/14, 3:45 pm (671 views / 8 replies)
  • WEIGHTS FROM TROUT VS. DAWSON, Temecula, California by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 08/22/14, 3:36 pm (35 views / 0 replies)
  • Ward loses to Goossen again in court by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 08/22/14, 3:34 pm (31 views / 0 replies)
  • Soliman – Taylor to air on ESPN 2 on October 8 by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 08/22/14, 3:25 pm (10 views / 0 replies)
  • Kenny Bayless to ref Mayweather – Maidana 2 by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 08/22/14, 3:10 pm (45 views / 0 replies)
  • Happy Warrior: Leo Santa Cruz fights the way Pharrell Willia by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 08/22/14, 2:59 pm (23 views / 0 replies)
  • Fight Network Presents Golden Boy LIVE: Avila vs. Frias Frid by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 08/22/14, 2:57 pm (11 views / 0 replies)
  • Quotes, Final Press Conference for “B96 Boxing at the Ballpa by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 08/22/14, 2:56 pm (9 views / 0 replies)
  • Video: Chris Algieri by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 08/22/14, 2:35 pm (117 views / 0 replies)
  • Abraham-Smith: kick-off press conference – quotes by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 08/22/14, 2:27 pm (17 views / 0 replies)
  • Aug. 30 Mayweather Promotions ShoBox: The New Generation by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 08/22/14, 2:24 pm (29 views / 0 replies)
  • * PROJECT World's Top 10 - ELO 2775: GM Wesley So PHI * by joeyj
    Last poster: joeyj, 08/22/14, 1:57 pm (1212980 views / 17772 replies)
  • Pacquiao/Algieri will be fixed by TR by mchosi123
    Last poster: lawa_lang.., 08/22/14, 12:36 pm (793 views / 17 replies)
  • Jessie Magdaleno Career Fight Videos by allanes33
    Last poster: allanes33, 08/22/14, 11:10 am (93 views / 1 replies)
  • Austin Trout thinks Pacman had the style to beat Mayweather by RubenATC
    Last poster: marinduque, 08/22/14, 9:14 am (996 views / 7 replies)
  • I'd like to bet $600 for Pac online, but my GF told me... by Blitzky22
    Last poster: mandopacman, 08/22/14, 8:06 am (16550 views / 375 replies)
  • Austin Trout vs Daniel Dawson Live Stream On ESPN by johncina
    Last poster: johncina, 08/22/14, 7:46 am (35 views / 0 replies)
  • algieri not in pacquiao's league: freddie roach by itimtubig
    Last poster: Hidden Choker, 08/22/14, 7:29 am (2339 views / 60 replies)
    Last poster: belmondo, 08/22/14, 7:15 am (154 views / 1 replies)
  • Why Pachaters/Crabs are growing ? by Navy Blue
    Last poster: navi85gator, 08/22/14, 6:15 am (2329 views / 123 replies)
  • Francisco Palacios Teams Up With Scully! by kopublicity
    Last poster: kopublicity, 08/22/14, 1:57 am (41 views / 0 replies)
  • Heavyweight Joey Dawejko headlines on Friday, September 19 a by phillyboxing
    Last poster: Retz, 08/22/14, 12:56 am (48 views / 1 replies)
    Last poster: Retz, 08/22/14, 12:56 am (47 views / 1 replies)

  • Philboxing Fight Galleries

    Philboxing's online photo albums

    Take a glimpse on newly updated fight gallery and browse to our several albums and be photographically informed to some of your favorite local boxer's fights and press exposures.

    Web Special: The 30th Anniversary of "The Thrilla in Manila"
    Special news coverage of the Ali-Frazier fight in Manila 30 years ago.

    Origins of Boxing in the Philippines
    Joseph R. Svinth's in-depth and scholastic historical piece on the origins of boxing in the Philippines.

    The Importance of a Professional Grade Mouth Guard
    Dr. Ed de la Vega expounds the importance of a proper mouth guard for athletes.
    Keyword (Ex. pacquiao)
    Author (Ex. Henson)
    Source (Ex. philippine star)

    This Month's
    Fights Schedule

 has been created to support every aspiring
    Filipino boxer and the Philippine boxing scene in general.
    Please send comments to

    developed and maintained by dong secuya
    © 2014