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Displaying articles 6471 to 6480.ANOTHER HOMETOWN DECISION IN JAPAN
Tue, 08 Aug 2006
Japan, like Thailand , appears to be getting increasingly notorious for hometown decisions that continue to erode the integrity of the sport and raises serious questions about some of the judges picked to officiate, especially in world title and even OPBF title fights.
The latest furor was raised
PANCHO VILLA FEATURE, BOOM BOOM EXHIBITION ON "THE MAIN EVENT"
Thu, 03 Aug 2006
A short feature on Pancho Villa, the first Filipino world boxing champion and the initial inductee from the Philippines into the boxing "Hall of Fame" will be telecast on the August 6 presentation of the top-rated weekly boxing show "The Main Event" at 1:00 p.m.over RPN 9.
The feature marks the 1
DONAIRE WINS BY 2ND ROUND KO
Mon, 31 Jul 2006
In what seemed like a flash super flyweight Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire scored a second round knockout over Jose Luis Cardenas in one of the supporting bouts on HBO's Boxing After Dark at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, California yesterday.
The 23 year old Filipino who was born
ROCKY FUENTES FIGHT ON THE MAIN EVENT
Sun, 30 Jul 2006
The sensational showing by hard-hitting flyweight Rocky Fuentes against Ricky Manatad will headline the Viva Sports presentation of the top-rated weekly boxing show "The Main Event" on Sundaym July 30 at 1:00 p.m. over RPN 9 sponsoired by Tanduay, the No.1 Rhum.
In the supporting bout bantamweigh
BAUTISTA FACES TOUGH OPPONENT
Fri, 28 Jul 2006
WBO Asia Pacific bantamweight champion Rey "Boom Boom" Bautista faces a tough Moises "Matador" Gutierrez, the super bantamweight champion of Chile on the undercard of the September `16 rematch between WBC super featherweight champion Marco Antonio Barrera and young Rocky Juarez in Las Vegas.
SUICO'S MANAGER CLAIMS STOPPAGE WAS PREMATURE
Mon, 17 Jul 2006
The manager of Randy Suico, well-known Japanese matchmaker and journalist Joe Koizumi claims referee Joe Cortez's decision to stop Suico's lightweight title fight against champion Juan Diaz at 2:06 of the ninth round was :"premature."
In an overseas telephone conversation with Viva Sports/Manila
RING EDITOR PREDICTS ANOTHER BAD BEATING FOR MORALES
Sat, 15 Jul 2006
The Editor-in-Chief of Ring Magazine, Nigel Collins, predicts that legendary Mexican Erik "El Terrible" Morales is likely to receive another bad beating at the hands of Filipino ring idol Manny Pacquiao when they clash for a third time at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas on November 18.
Fri, 14 Jul 2006
Filipino ring idol Manny Pacquiao has been hospitalized and forced to cancel his scheduled trip to the US today to be at special ringside for the WBC lightweight title challenge of Randy Suico against champion Juan Diaz at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, Manila Time.
DOMINGO IN CRUCIAL TITLE DEFENSE
Fri, 14 Jul 2006
Philippine bantamweight champion Michael Domingo faces a crucial title defense against top challenger Johnny Lear in an exciting fight card put together by well-known promoter Sammy Gello-ani in cooperation with the Metropolis and Ringside Boxing Club at the Metropolis Mall in Alabang, Muntinglupa t
AJ BANAL IN BIG TEST
Wed, 12 Jul 2006
Promising young super flyweight Alex John Banal who is undefeated in eight fights with seven wins, six of them by knockout and one draw, faces the biggest test of his career when he clashes with undefeated Indonesian champion Ali Rochmad in "The Battle of the Undefeated" on July 22 in Tagbilaran Cit