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All articles by Joaquin Henson
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Displaying articles 1 to 10.Class of his own
Sun, 24 Jan 2021
Of all the Filipino world boxing champions, Luisito Espinosa was blessed with the classic fighter’s physique. The man called “Lindol” stood 5-7 1/2, tall for the bantamweight and featherweight di
Cuarto to fight like Manny
Sat, 16 Jan 2021
Cuarto (R) and Taduran (L).
Challenger Rene Mark Cuarto plans to use super WBA welterweight champion Sen. Manny Pacquiao’s fighting style and technique in attempting to dethrone IBF minimumweight titleholder Pedro
Marcial likely to stay in L.A.
Thu, 14 Jan 2021
Marcial (R) with Roach (L) and Gibbons (C).
Tokyo Olympic middleweight boxing qualifier Eumir Marcial is expected to stay in Los Angeles until after his next pro fight in March and possibly up to April when IBF superfly
GAB hails world title fights here
Thu, 14 Jan 2021
Pedro Taduran (L) and Rene Cuarto (R).
Since the pandemic breakout last year, the Philippines staged only four boxing promotions, two in Mandaue with Omega and two in General Santos City with Sanman. But next mon
McGregor gone in two rounds
Mon, 11 Jan 2021
If ever super WBA welterweight champion Sen. Manny Pacquiao faces MMA fighter Conor McGregor, Los Angeles-based Australian strength and conditioning coach Justin Fortune said yesterday it’s over in two rounds with the
ABAP eyes 7 more Tokyo tickets
Sun, 10 Jan 2021
The window is slowing closing on more boxing qualifiers for the coming Tokyo Olympics but ABAP secretary-general Ed Picson said yesterday he’s hoping things will open up once training resumes at the Inspire Sp
Pro boxing review: Five Pinoys reign as world champs
Sat, 02 Jan 2021
The Philippines fell one man shy of duplicating the record for most Filipino world boxing champions in the same year but under pandemic conditions, it was still a remarkable feat as super WBA welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao, WBO
Another Pinoy next for Inoue
Wed, 30 Dec 2020
It won’t be WBO bantamweight champion JohnRiel Casimero battling super WBA/IBF titlist Naoyo Inoue next but another Filipino who’s been waiting over a year for his chance of a lifetime. IBF No. 1
Spirit of Christmas
Fri, 25 Dec 2020
This pandemic has turned the world and our lives upside down. But it won’t dissipate the spirit of Christmas. There will be less church goers attending Mass and services because government has restricted physical presence
Manny recalls winning his 1st world title
Wed, 23 Dec 2020
Pacquiao (R) and Sasakul during their Dec., 1998 battle.
It was 22 years ago and Manny Pacquiao was 19, less than two weeks before his 20th birthday. He was in the Tonsuk College Ground in Phutthamonthon, 30 kilomete