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02 Jan 2008
Today, January 2, 2008, the relatives and friends of the legendary Gabriel "Flash" Elorde will commemorate his 23rd death anniversary.
Born on March 25, 1935 and raised in Bogo, Cebu, he is generally considered as one of the grea
KELLY PAVLIK, THE OTHER FIGHTER OF THE YEAR
01 Jan 2008
Kelly Pavlik was named The Boxing Times Fighter of the Year 2007. He was also chosen by sweetscience.com, ezinearticles.com, The Star-Ledger, eastsideboxing.com, zimbio.com, and 15rounds.com, among others, as their Fighter of th
BOXING YEARENDER: RING MAGAZINE AWARDEES FOR 2007
29 Dec 2007
The Bible of Boxing, Ring Magazine awardees selected for the year 2007 are as follows:
Fighter of the Year: Floyd Mayweather, Jr.
Floyd Mayweather, Jr. fought twice in 2007, winning a 12-round decision over Oscar De La Hoya on May 5 in Las Vegas to capture the WBC super welterweight t
FILIPINO WORLD CHAMPIONS: 2O FROM VISAYAS, 12 FROM LUZON, 4 FROM MINDANAO, 2 FROM HAWAII
24 Dec 2007
There are 38 recognized Filipino boxers who have held world titles since the time of Pancho Villa up to the four current champions Nonito Donaire, Florante Condes, Gerry Peñalosa, and Donnie Nietes. Of the 38 Pinoy world champions,
GOLPES DE PODER: SOLIS IS THE FAVORITE, BUT BATAWANG IS NOT FAZED
14 Dec 2007
IBF world junior flyweight champion Ulises "Archie" Solis (25-1, 19 KOs) will fight for the sixth defense of his world title against Bertoldo “Bert” Batawang (50-6, 34 KOs) on Saturday at the Auditorio Benito Juarez in Guadalaj
“HATTON IS A TOUGH OPPONENT” – MAYWEATHER
10 Dec 2007
The battle of undefeated champions resulted in a knockout win by Floyd Mayweather, Jr. over Ricky Hatton. But Mayweather declared that Hatton proved to be a tough opponent. "Ricky Hatton is one tough fighter. He is still a champion in my eyes and I'd love to see him fight again.
"Hatton is prob
MAYWEATHER AND HATTON WILL ROCK THE WORLD
08 Dec 2007
Two undefeated fighters will face at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada on December 8 (December 9, Philippine time). It will be televised in 150 countries all over the world.
Floyd Mayweather Jr., 30, was bo
BAZOOKA EXPLODES LOUDER THAN BOOM BOOM (WITH PHOTOS)
05 Dec 2007
Now enter Alex John “AJ” Banal who is nicknamed “Bazooka” from the legendary Wilfredo "Bazooka" Gomez due to the explosive guns in his fists. He is being eyed by the Golden Boy Promotions as a great potential. His star shone br
DONAIRE AND BAUTISTA ARE BOTH RING MAGAZINE CONTENDERS
04 Dec 2007
Nonito “Filipino Flash” Donaire is the authoritative Ring Magazine No. 1 contender in the flyweight division. The champion is still being declared
AMY HAYES GRACES “PAYBACK”
03 Dec 2007
For the first time in Philippine boxing history, a popular and voluptuous international lady announcer in the person of Amy Hayes graced the introduction of the protagonists. This happened during the “Payback” at the Araneta