List of Articles by Joaquin Henson
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Displaying articles 181 to 190.Nietes restless without a title
03 Apr 2017
Former WBO minimumweight and lightflyweight champion Donnie Nietes will shoot for a grand slam when he takes on Thailand’s Komgrich (Eaktwan BTU Ruaviking) Nantapech for the vacant IBF flyweight crown in Cebu on April 26 wi
One final run for Hawaiian Punch
26 Feb 2017
Ending a 1 1/2 year layoff, former WBA/WBO flyweight and IBF lightflyweight champion Brian Viloria returns to the ring against Mexico’s Ruben (Hurricane) Montoya at the Ryogoku Sumo Arena in Tokyo on Thursday, vowing to
Magdaleno rejects Donaire rematch
18 Feb 2017
WBO superbantamweight champion Jessie Magdaleno has reneged on his promise to give Nonito Donaire, Jr. an immediate rematch and called the Filipino Flash a sore loser in a 360 degree reversal from his display of respe
Time running out on Horn
05 Feb 2017
A week ago, it was announced that the Queensland government was ready to put serious money on the table in bringing WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao’s next fight to Brisbane on April 23 against unbeaten Australian contender Jef
Who is Todd Makelim?
04 Feb 2017
A former Australian flyweight and bantamweight champion was in the corner of IBF superflyweight champion Jerwin Ancajas for his first defense of the crown against Mexican challenger Jose Alfredo Rodriguez at the Cotai Arena in the Venetian Hotel and Casino in Macau last Sunday.
Ancajas ready for Chocolatito?
04 Feb 2017
IBF superflyweight champion Jerwin (Pretty Boy) Ancajas played matador in frustrating Mexican Jose Alfredo Rodriguez, appropriately nicknamed Torito, and was hardly threatened as he retained his crown on an eight
Ancajas out to tame ‘Torito’
29 Jan 2017
IBF superflyweight champion Jerwin Ancajas isn’t taking any chances on a decision that may not go his way and will look for a knockout from the opening bell in battling No. 15 contender Jose Alfredo (Torito) Rodriguez of
Mixed views on Manny’s likely foe
28 Jan 2017
Angeles City resident Bruce McTavish said the other day WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao would knock out Jeff Horn in three or four rounds but another boxing official Danrex Tapdasan warned that if the unbeaten Australi
Deduction costly for Jerusalem in title bid
27 Jan 2017
A point deduction for a low blow provided WBC minimumweight champion Wanheng Menayothin the cushion to score a close but unanimous 12-round decision over previously unbeaten Bukidnon challenger Melvin (Gringo) Jer
Boxing Commission set for approval
26 Jan 2017
A law establishing the Philippine Boxing Commission (PBC) is in line for approval and with Sen. Manny Pacquiao as principal author of the Senate Bill No. 191, it’s a sure thing that the sport will get a much-needed shot in the a