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Displaying articles 981 to 990.The 6th Elorde Awards: Ushering In a New Golden Era of Philippine Boxing
Mon, 27 Mar 2006
MAKATI -- The mood of the 6th Elorde Awards Night dubbed as "The Banquet of Champions" was happy and expectant. Happy because of the recent positive development of professional boxing in the country and expectant because of the great
RESULTS IN MANDAUE: GORRES CAPTURES OPBF TITLE; AMONSOT, BARDON WINS
Sun, 19 Mar 2006
Z Gorres (Philippines) won by unanimous decision over Waenpetch Chuwatana (Thailand) for the vacant OPBF super flyweight title at the Mandaue Sports & Cultural Complex in Mandaue City, Cebu, Philippines. The scores are as follows: Pinit Prayadsab (Thailand), 118-109; Salven L. Lagumbay (Philippines
Manny Pacquiao breaks into the world's most searched name on the Internet!
Thu, 26 Jan 2006
Jan 26, 2006 -- Search engine giant Yahoo! today announce that Manny Pacquiao has cracked into the top five most searched name in sports on the Yahoo! search engine.
Yahoo! prominently reported on its main page and with a picture
Gorres, Amonsot starts sparring at Wildcard Gym
Meets 3 world champions
Thu, 05 Jan 2006
Z "The Dream' Gorres and Czar Amonsot have started sparring today at the famed Wildcard Gym of U.S. trainer Freddie Roach in Los Angeles in preparation for their upcomcomig fights at Orleans Casino in Las Vegas on Feb. 3 against Mexican Samuel Lopez and American Arturo Quintero, respectively.
Report from LA: Gorres and Amonsot in light workout
Wed, 04 Jan 2006
Up and coming ALA boys No. 1 OPBF superfly contender Z "The Dream" Gorres and WBO Asia-Pacific superfeather champ Czar Amonsot did light workout today at the famed Wildcard Boxing Club of 2003 trainer of the year Freddie Roach.
Trainer Edito "ALA" Villamor, in an e-mail to PhilBoxing.com, reporte
REY BAUTISTA ARRIVING IN CEBU JAN. 2
Sat, 31 Dec 2005
Bohol boxing phenom Rey "Boom Boom" Bautista, fresh from his conquest of Mexican veteran Gerardo Espinoza at the Sycuan Casino in San Diego last Dec. 23, will be arriving in Cebu on Jan. 2, 2006 for a quick respite and to spend quality time with his family during the new year.
The 19-year-old Bau
BAUTISTA SURVIVES 2ND ROUND KD TO WIN BY UNANIMOUS DECISION AGAINST ESPINOZA
Sat, 24 Dec 2005
Filipino Rey "Boom Boom" Bautista showed heart and skill when he survived a 2nd round knockdown to outpoint his more experienced Mexican opponent Gerardo Espinoza over eight rounds Friday night at the Sycuan Casino in San Diego, CA.
After a hard fought first round, the hard-hitting Espinoza hur
Catubay loses by split decision in Japan
Tue, 22 Nov 2005
Federico 'Magnifico' Catubay failed in his bid to wrest the vacant OPBF flyweight title when he lost by split decision against Japanase Noriyuki Komatsu at the Prefectural Gym in Osaka, Japan tonight.
According to fight results posted at BoxRec.com, scoring referee Jae Tae Kim had it 115-112 and
Boom Boom TKO's Obote in the 2nd round!
Sat, 19 Nov 2005
Pandemonium broke loose in the city of Tagbilaran after its most famous son Rey "Boom Boom" Bautista TKO'd Tanzanian Ohote "Thunder" Ameme at 1:57 in the 2nd round to successfully defend for the second time his WBO Asia-Pacific bantam belt.
Throwing a barrage of body shots which effectively neutr
Breaking News: Jun Gorres Stabbed To Death
Sat, 12 Nov 2005
Jun Gorres, older brother of Cebu rising star Z Gorres and who was himself fighter extraordinaire in his heydays, was stabbed to death last night in Mandaue City.
Jun Gorres returned home only two days ago from Indonesia where he had been training Filipino boxers who were campaigning in that coun