List of Articles by Edwin G. Espejo
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Displaying articles 1 to 10.Philippine president, Malaysian PM at Pacquiao fight ringside
15 Jul 2018
KUALA LUMPUR – Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte is among the very important personalities who will be at the ringside when Manny Pacquiao, a senator in his home country, tries to wrest the World Boxing Association (WBA) welterweight crown from Argentinian champion Lucas Mathysse later this morni
Manny in the company of many
10 Jul 2018
A few months back, I wrote about the three great athletes that broke into the sporting world at about the same time.
That was in 1996.
Kobe Bryant, Tiger Woods and Derek Jeter.
Soon thereafter, they became ic
ANCAJAS: New Kid on the Block
05 Feb 2018
Being southpaws are about the only similarity between boxing's new kid on the block Jerwin Ancajas and all-time great Manny Pacquiao.
Manny was an energy bunny who overwhelms his opponent with volume punches coming fro
Pinoy tandem captures 1st Pacman 10-ball int’l tourney
13 Sep 2014
GENERAL SANTOS CITY - The Filipino pair of Jeffrey de Luna and Jeff Ignacio built on an early lead by snagging the first game in the finals on the break of their opponent to capture the 1st Pacman 10-Ball International Champ
Mepranum stops Thai foe
23 Feb 2014
GENERAL SANTOS CITY (Feb 22) – Richie Mepranum showed too much class in a short four round workout as he stopped his overmatched Thai opponent here Saturday evening.
Phupha Por Nobnom did not answer the bell for th
Mepranum faces Thai tonight in comeback bid
22 Feb 2014
GENERAL SANTOS CITY (February 22) - Former world rated and title campaigner Richie Mepranum is making a comeback tonight when he fights Phupha Por Nobnom of Thailand over 10 rounds at the Oval Plaza Covered Court.
Undefeated prospects square off in Gensan January 14
13 Jan 2014
GENERAL SANTOS CITY (January 13) - One’s “0” must go.
Two of the most promising boxers here go up against each other Tuesday evening, January 14, for a piece of the Philippine flyweight title and bragging rights.
ENRIQUEZ EYES PBF FLY CROWN
04 Jan 2014
GENERAL SANTOS CITY - Unbeaten prospect Michael Enriquez guns for the fringe Philippine Boxing Federation flyweight title when he goes up against Ronerex Dalut at the Oval Gym on January 14.
It will only be the 9th
Roach now a ‘son’ of Gensan
05 Nov 2013
Multi-awarded boxing coach Freddie Roach, who molded Manny Pacquiao into a fearsome knockout machine, has been adopted ‘son’ of General Santos City.
In a resolution passed this morning’s 17th regular session of the Sangg
Philippine boxing takes some hard blows
22 Apr 2013
As if Manny Pacquiao’s shock knockout loss to nemesis Juan Manuel Marquez in December was not enough, Philippine boxing took yet a succession of big blows that makes anyone wonder: Is the party over for Filipino professional bo