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All articles by Epifanio M. Almeda
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Displaying articles 51 to 60.Melgarejo and Tampus to vie for OPBF Titles
Thu, 01 Oct 2009
Philippine super-featherweight champion Aaron Melgarejo will challenge Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) super-featherweight champion Takashi Uchiyama of Japan on October 3, 2009 in Tokyo, Japan. Melgarejo is Uchiyama’s number 1 challenger.
Uchiyama, who won the title on Septem
Suddenly, Sugar Shane Seems Sweeter
Fri, 31 Jul 2009
When Manny Pacquiao told Bob Arum he wanted to fight Miguel Cotto next, all eyes fell on Cotto. But it seems Cotto sees a grave risk to his career if he fights Manny Pacquiao next. At 28 Cotto is not ready to get retired as has b
But Filipinos Care About the Title, Bob!
Tue, 28 Jul 2009
Bob Arum has a sound basis in saying that whether or not the Manny Pacquiao-Miguel Cotto fight is for the WBO welterweight championship, "nobody in the US cares". Neither fighter represents the US.
But why aren’t you se
That’s enough Zzzzzzs Gorres
Thu, 16 Jul 2009
I mean Gorres’ non-participation in big fights in the 115-118 lb divisions has taken a longer time than it should.
Wasn’t there an arrangement where Z was supposed to fight the winner of the Vic Darchinyan-D
How about an RP-PR Power Card?
Fri, 10 Jul 2009
Not long ago Puerto Rican rising star Juan Manuel Lopez expressed interest in an RP (Republic of the Philippines) – PR (Puerto Rico) boxing match up similar to the
Lay it to rest, Manny Pacquiao is the best
Sun, 03 May 2009
Ricky Hatton, his eyes closed, was at rest before his back hit the mat after taking the sleep inducing left hook from Manny Pacquiao in their 2 May 2009 140-lb IBO and Ring Magazine title fight.
After regaining consc
Beauty in the B.EA.ST
Fri, 01 May 2009
B.EA.ST is short for ?Battle of East and West?. At this time, it seems that there is nothing more to know about the Manny Pacquiao-Ricky Hatton battle except its outcome. Let me just add a little bit in pointing out the beau
?Gerry, make it 3?
Sat, 25 Apr 2009
Filipino fight fans are still relishing the 2 stunning wins scored by Brian Villoria and Nonito Donaire, Jr. 6 days ago at the Araneta Coliseum. Make it 3 in a row, Gerry.
Not many expected Brian to unseat then
Sylvester Lopez Wins WBC Int'l Championship
Mon, 06 Apr 2009
Sylvester Lopez knocked down South Korean Jong Nam Park three times in the 1st round and dropped him again in the 8th to take possession of the previously vacant WBC International super-flyweight championship last night
?...rocks in his gloves?
Wed, 28 Jan 2009
As he was witnessing the unexpected turn of events surprisingly in favour of then unknown challenger Manny Pacquiao in the latter?s IBF 122-lb title fight against defending champion Lehlo Ledwaba, HBO boxing analyst Larry