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BAUTISTA IS NOW AN ADOPTED SON OF THE CITY OF TAGBILARAN
By Dong Secuya, PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 31 May 2006
Up and coming Boholano boxing superstar Rey "Boom Boom" Bautista has been conferred as an adopted son of the city of Tagbilaran yesterday. In a resolution authored and sponsored by Tagbilaran councilor Danilo A. Bantugan and unanimously approved by the city's dads, Bautista, a native of Candijay, B Read Full Story >>>
Tagbilaran hits target with boxing program
By Rommel C. Manlosa, Sun.Star Cebu, Wed, 31 May 2006
Tagbilaran City is fast becoming another boxing haven in the south.
Although Tagbilaran Mayor Dan Neri Lim has spearhead drive to make champions out of his homegrown talents, he has credited Antonio Aldeguer for the big boost.
“With the help of Tony Aldeguer, we put Tagbilaran City in Read Full Story >>>
Too Good for His Own Good
By Kenneth Henderson, RingsideReport.com, Wed, 31 May 2006
There comes a time in the career of an athlete when they reach the pinnacle of their abilities. The majority of athletes will be remembered as "good" in their chosen sport, while others will stand out as "great". It can happen in team sports with superstars the likes of Emmett Smith, Joe Montana, Ha Read Full Story >>>
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: FREDDIE ROACH
By Brad Cooney, BoxingTalk.com, Wed, 31 May 2006
BT - Freddie how's Manny's camp going this early on ? "We had our second day of sparring today, Manny went 4 hard rounds, and I was happy with how Manny looked. Many looked explosive when he wanted to. So far so good, I am really happy with him so far. Manny started his road work in Read Full Story >>>
‘Deadly’ Russian boxer is new Pacquiao sparmate
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Wed, 31 May 2006
Manny Pacquiao has hired the services of two Russian boxers as sparmates, one of them deemed responsible for the death of a Mexican fighter after being knocked out.
Rustam Nugaev, who now works out with Pacquiao at the Wild Card Boxing Club in Hollywood, took the headlines in July last year aft Read Full Story >>>
Ask the Champ Email Bag,May 30, 2006
By Jose Antonio Rivera, RingsideReport.com, Wed, 31 May 2006
Welcome back to my Ask the Champ mailbag. This week I was hit with some very interesting questions and some very tough ones as well. Like always, you the fans, have very good insight on what's going on in boxing today. Next week I will be on the Island of Puerto Rico spending time with my family and Read Full Story >>>
Barrera peleará el 4 de noviembre
By Ernesto Castellanos, Esto en Linea, Wed, 31 May 2006
MARCO Antonio Barrera, campeón mundial superpluma del Consejo Mundial de Boxeo (CMB), hará la siguiente defensa de su corona el 4 de noviembre, en Las Vegas, contra un adversario que se conocerá más Read Full Story >>>
By David A. Avila, The Press Enterprise, Wed, 31 May 2006
WBO junior featherweight titleholder Daniel Ponce De Leon finished off Gerson Guerrero in two rounds and seemed calm despite having his bout taken off the televised portion of the fight card. "It doesn't matter," Ponce De Leon said after a right uppercut followed by a crushing left ha Read Full Story >>>
FREE PACMAN-LARIOS TICKETS UP FOR GRABS JUNE 5 TO 25
By Virgi T. Romano, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 30 May 2006
Manny Pacquiao Promotions Inc. (MPPI), promoters of the coming Manny Pacquiao versus Oscar Larios showdown , thru its media partners, ABS-CBN, yesterday unveiled the master plan on how MPPI will release the P2.5 million 'gifts' of general admission tickets as promised earlier by the Filipino ring ic Read Full Story >>>
GAB Manual of Operations; WIBA meeting
By Alex A. Paglumotan, GAB Commissioner, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 30 May 2006
For the first time in fifty five (55) long years since the establishment of the Games and Amusements Board as an agency tasked to competently regulate and supervise the conduct of all professional sports in the country, a first of its kind "Manual of Operations" is set to be released very soon.
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Triumphant Gorres, ALA Team Leaves for the Philippines Today
By Ed de la Vega, DDS, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 30 May 2006
Promoter extraordinaire, Sammy Gello-ani called me about noon today to touch base and inform me that the ALA Team and Z Gorres are boarding the Philippine Air Lines flight tonight, May 29th at 10 PM on the way to Manila a Read Full Story >>>
2 ILOILO TEENERS SEEK TO TERRORIZE 'MIDDLE' CLASS
By Alex P. Vidal, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 30 May 2006
ILOILO CITY -- The farthest that a Filipino boxer can reach in the professional weight category in the country today is only superwelterweight or junior middleweight (Rey Pelonia is the reigning champion), but two wet-behind-the-ears professional boxing aspirants from Leganes town in Iloilo province Read Full Story >>>
Iloilo governor gives go signal for GAB, Liga to sign MOA
By Alex P. Vidal, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 30 May 2006
ILOILO CITY – Everything but the signing of the memorandum of agreement (MOA) between the Makati-based Games and Amusement Board (GAB) and the Liga ng mga Barangay (league of villages) Iloilo Chapter has been okayed in as far as the putting up of the GAB extension office in this part of Wester Read Full Story >>>
ALA Boys go 4-of-4 abroad
By Emmanuel B. Villaruel, The Freeman, Tue, 30 May 2006
In a rare feat, the vaunted ring gladiators from Cebu's world-renowned ALA Boxing Gym scored a perfect 4-of-4 in their respective fights abroad in just a 15-day span.
From Las Vegas to California to Russia, the promising ALA Boys quartet of Czar Amonsot, Rey Bautista, Dondon Sultan, and Z Gorres Read Full Story >>>
Another ALA jewel sparkles in the ring
By Homer D. Sayson, Sun.Star Cebu, Tue, 30 May 2006
CHICAGO – Beneath the undercard of two world title fights, both of which were telecast on HBO’s Boxing After Dark (BAD) series, ALA Stable gem, Z Gorres, the reigning OPBF superflyweight champion, got the toughest assignment of his international campaign last Saturday.
Now fighting u Read Full Story >>>
By Hermie Rivera, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Tue, 30 May 2006
LESS THAN a month into the fight, Manny Pacquiao and Oscar Larios have started beating up their sparmates as they stepped up work for their July 2 slugfest at the Araneta Coliseum.
Pacquiao this early has been installed by the bookmakers as a heavy favorite owing to his ability to make sense of w Read Full Story >>>
Pacman is nearing his fighting weight
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Tue, 30 May 2006
Manny Pacquiao’s training for Oscar Larios is right on track.
Since reporting for training last May 17, Pacquiao’s weight has considerably gone down and this is a good sign as the Filipino is beginning to get into the thick of preparations for his July 2 battle with Larios at the Ara Read Full Story >>>
Plenty riding on De La Hoya cruise
By Kevin Iole, Las Vegas Review Journal, Tue, 30 May 2006
Oscar De La Hoya is going to climb aboard a boat tonight, but how much do you want to bet that it's Floyd Mayweather Jr. who gets seasick?
There is nothing Mayweather can't do with a pair of gloves on his fists, but he'll probably be doing nothing but wringing his hands for the next few days.
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Z GORRES KEPT HIS PROMISE, WINS OVER RINCON MIRANDA
By Ed de la Vega, DDS, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 29 May 2006
I always meant to say it since his victory against Tirado of Mexico at the Orleans Hotel last February and his recent hard-fought victory over a game Chuwatana of Thailand to capture the OPBF super flyweight title: Watch out Filipino boxing stars, one more fellow is coming up the top and the place i Read Full Story >>>
Gorres bombs Miranda, aims for world title next
By Emmanuel B. Villaruel, The Freeman, Mon, 29 May 2006
Cebuano ring star Z "The Dream" Gorres of the famed ALA Boxing Gym knocked down Pedro Rincon Miranda of Colombia three times on the way to hacking out a lopsided unanimous decision win over 10 rounds yesterday at the Home Depot Center in Carson City, California.
The WBO top super flyweight conte Read Full Story >>>