List of Articles by Joaquin Henson
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Displaying articles 71 to 80.Fil-Brit out for boxing gold
21 Aug 2017
ABAP executive director Ed Picson said yesterday Fil-Brit boxer John Marvin, a late discovery from out of the blue, might just pull a surprise to win the gold medal in the lightheavyweight division at the comin
ABAP upgrades R/J pool
11 Aug 2017
Jonathan Jimenez and Nazira Rakhatova.
There was only one Filipino among the 15 assigned to the pool of referees/judges (RJs) for the recent ASBC (Asian Boxing Confederation) Asian Junior Championships in Puer
AIBA in turmoil
10 Aug 2017
Dr Wu Ching Kuo.
While the Asian Junior Championships were in progress in Puerto Princesa, visiting boxing officials were tight-lipped on their views of how they expect the problem in AIBA to be resolved. Two weeks ago, AIBA pre
Simonpures show Olympic potential
09 Aug 2017
PUERTO PRINCESA. The man who fell a win short of a bronze medal in lightweight boxing at the 1992 Olympics said the other day pinweight Kenneth de la Pena and flyweight John Vincent Pangga, gold medalists at the Asian Junior
ASBC junior joust a rousing success
09 Aug 2017
PUERTO PRINCESA. The ASBC (Asian Boxing Confederation) Junior Championships ended with a bang at the City Coliseum here yesterday as 142 simonpures from 18 countries bade a sad farewell to their hosts after five days o
Why not Frampton for Donaire?
08 Aug 2017
Former WBA featherweight and IBF/WBA superbantamweight champion Carl Frampton loomed as a future opponent for Nonito Donaire after the cancellation of the Irishman's supposed WBC title eliminator against Mexico’s Andres
Gerry picks Money by KO
08 Aug 2017
Former WBC superflyweight/WBO bantamweight champion Gerry Penalosa said yesterday it’s not likely Conor McGregor will beat Floyd (Money) Mayweather, Jr. in their circus duel at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Aug. 26 and
Should Manny retire or not?
29 Jul 2017
International boxing matchmaker Lope (Jun) Sarreal, Jr. and former seven-time world champion Nonito Donaire, Jr. shared contrasting views on whether Manny Pacquiao should retire sooner than later even as there appears to
Boxers get lift from GAB, DOH
24 Jul 2017
GAB chairman Abraham Mitra said the other day he hopes to finalize a Memorandum of Understanding with the Department of Health (DOH) soon in assuring free medical benefits for the country’s 1,054 professional boxers whi
Sign of the times
23 Jul 2017
Purists are scandalized at the way Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Conor McGregor are showing disrespect for the sport in promoting their 12-round showdown at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Aug. 26. The fighters have gone be