Philippines, 11 Dec 2019
  Home >> News










Boxing News

There are 147,592 news articles in the database.
Displaying articles 144001 to 144020.

Hero's welcome awaits Manny
Sun.Star General Santos, Tue, 13 Sep 2005
GENERAL SANTOS CITY -- A grand hero's welcome awaits new World Boxing Council (WBC) international super featherweight champion Manny Pacquiao the moment he comes home from a successful campaign in Los Angeles. Rey Golingan, chair of the Amateur Boxing Association of the Philippines (Abap) local   Read Full Story >>>

By Pedro Fernandez,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
HATE MAIL FROM THE ISLANDS PLENTIFUL! By being both a person of color, and one with a Scandinavian mother, I’ve seen various forms of racism in my lifetime. These sentiments have not been limited to here in the United States, where in 1984, I had a Turlock, CA coffee shop owner refuse servi  Read Full Story >>>

RSR Mail Bag September 12, 2005
By George Diaz Smith,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
In this weeks email bag, we’ve got questions regarding Erik Morales and Manny Pacquiao, a question on the weight divisions some boxers may apparently undertake to land a lucrative payday, along with a symposium about Sugar Shane Mosley meeting Zab Judah in the ring, for which an ardent Mosley   Read Full Story >>>

Pacman dedicates win to Filipinos
ABS-CBN News, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
Newly crowned World Boxing Council (WBC) International Super featherweight champion Manny Pacquiao on Monday gave his heartfelt thanks to the Filipino people for their support. In an interview over DZMM, Pacquiao said he is the happiest man alive after beating Mexican slugger Hector Velasquez and  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao Expected To Move Past Morales in Ring Ratings
By Rey Danseco,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
NEWLY crowned World Boxing International super featherweight champion Manny Pacquiao is expected to get past former three-division world champion Erik Morales in the pound-for-pound list after his well-publicized victory last Saturday in Los Angeles, California. On the latest list of Ring Magazin  Read Full Story >>>

By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
Former Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) lightweight champ Dennis Laurente of the Johnny Elorde Stable has been voted by the GAB ratings committee as its August Boxer of the Month in the agency's latest rankings. Laurente earned the nod for his big victory in Japan recently, where he  Read Full Story >>>

By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
World Boxing Foundation junior welter king Dindo Casta?ares figured in a first-round technical draw with Japanese Daigoro Yamamoto due to an accidental clash of heads in their scheduled 10-rounder Sunday night at the IMP Hall in Osaka, Japan. Yamamoto, Japan's no. 3 super-welterweight and a stab  Read Full Story >>>

By Chris Ackerman,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005

Zahir Raheem shredded the legendary Erik Morales in front of a stunned pro-Mexico crowd at the Stapes Center on Saturday night. It was a lop-sided beating of staggering proportions that reminds one of Leonard-Duran II, Mayweather-Corrales   
Read Full Story >>>

Morales-Pacquiao II and the Raheem Accident
By Matteo Alderson,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
The train might have slowed down, but it’s going to keep on rolling. In late June, BoxingScene photographer Paul Gallegos and I went down to Tijuana to do an interview with Erik Morales for KO Magazine. We met up with him at a Mexican Restaurant called Los Arcos. Erik was jovial, hospitabl  Read Full Story >>>

Wilbur’s Boxing Notes
By Brian Wilbur,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
Saturday did not quite go according to plan. No, let me rephrase that. Saturday night was a disaster for Erik Morales. He was soundly beaten by the unheralded Zahir Raheem. I frequently talk about opponents being high risk and low reward. Raheem fit that description unequivocally. Boxing insiders kn  Read Full Story >>>

Raheem Schools Morales: Now Must Fight Top Rank
By Umar ben-Ivan Lee,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
School was in session this past Saturday. Erik Morales was the pupil and Zahir Raheem was his disciplinarian. The befuddled Morales couldn’t figure out why Raheem didn’t want to stand in the middle of the ring and play the game “I hit you and now you hit me.” For his par  Read Full Story >>>

Erik Morales Loses Big
By Matthew Aguilar, The Sweet Science, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
Collecting title belts, apparently, is a lot like sex. The more you get, the more you want. Excess can lead to trouble, though. In both cases. Erik Morales, a champion in three divisions, wanted a fourth championship. So he invaded the lightweight division Saturday, in hopes of one day chal  Read Full Story >>>

The ‘Thriller in Manila’- Fight of a Lifetime
By Michael Klimes,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
12.09.05 - By Michael Klimes: It will be a killer, and a chiller and a thrilla when I get the gorilla In Manila - Muhammad Ali. One of the most electrifying boxing bouts in history took place under the auspices of perhaps one of the most corrupt dictators in 20th Century history- Philip E. Marcos. T  Read Full Story >>>

Fight Reports & Photos!

By Francisco Salazar & Ralph Gonzales,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
Zahir Raheem could not have fought a more complete fight against ring superstar Erik Morales. Landing combinations, strong defense, even momentarily staggering Morales were just some of what Raheem was able to do. He was rewarded handsomely for his efforts as he won the biggest fight of his career,   Read Full Story >>>

Glorious night for PacMan, RP boxers
The Manila Times, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
LOS ANGELES: Hours before Manny Pacquiao pounded Hector Velazquez into submission in the “Double Trouble” fight card on Saturday, fellow Filipinos Brian Viloria and Rey “Boom Boom” Bautista made sure it would be a night to remember for their countrymen at the Staples Center   Read Full Story >>>

Brian Viloria Becomes The Philippines' 35th World Champion
By Rey Danseco,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
BASED on the declaration that he is a Filipino and fights for the native land of his parents, Brian Viloria has become the Philippines’ fourth world light flyweight champion and the 35th titlist overall in country's history. Viloria, who since May of this year, has cut back on eating his mo  Read Full Story >>>

Bautista bangs out Colombian
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
LOS ANGELES — Boom! That was all it took for Rey Bautista to make a rousing US mainland debut — a whistling right straight that eventually took the sting out of Colombian Felix Flores in the third round of their scheduled eight-round bantamweight bout underneath the Erik Morales-Mann  Read Full Story >>>

Viloria comes back in style, wins title
By Carlos Arias,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
LOS ANGELES – Brian Viloria returned to the site of one of the scariest moments in his career, and he ended up turning in the greatest performance of his career. Viloria attacked Eric Ortiz from the opening bell and knocked him out with a right cross to the chin with one second left in the   Read Full Story >>>

Viloria Wins Title, Makes Peace With Past
By Sean Stowell,, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
LOS ANGELES - The last time Brian Viloria stepped into the Staples Center ring, triumph nearly turned into tragedy. In May, Viloria stopped Ruben Contreras in the sixth round. After the fight, Contreras suffered a seizure and underwent surgery to relieve pressure from bleeding on his brain. La  Read Full Story >>>

Fil-Am Viloria bags WBC light fly title
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Mon, 12 Sep 2005
LOS ANGELES — In a stunning display of lightning-quick reflexes and devastating power, Brian Viloria, who traces his roots to the Philippines, crowned himself as the new World Boxing Council (WBC) light flyweight king with a vicious first round stoppage of Eric Ortiz of Mexico. Viloria, w  Read Full Story >>>

<< First | < Previous | 7201 | 7202 | 7203 | 7204 | 7205 | 7206 | 7207 | 7208 | 7209 | 7210 | Next > | Last >>
 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
© 2019