List of Articles by Emmanuel B. Villaruel
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Displaying articles 1 to 10.Melindo vows to make most of second chance
12 Feb 2015
CEBU, Philippines - Milan “El Metodico” Melindo faltered in his first world title shot. It was a humbling experience he could hardly accept at first. Not because it tarnished his once squeaky-clean record, but because he strongly felt
Biggest event in Cebu boxing history: Two-time world champ Nietes eyes piece of history in Pinoy Pride 28 on Nov. 15
09 Sep 2014
On the heels of their highly successful maiden overseas venture in Dubai, ALA Promotions International and its television partner ABS-CBN Sports have already set up the stage for another blockbuster show that is not only
BRAVEHEART FIGHTERS SHINE
24 Feb 2009
Although Peñalosa was the headliner of the slambang event, rising stars Rolando Magbanua and Jundy Maraon of the North Cotabato-based Braveheart Boxing Gym came to be the stars of the night with their earth-shaking performances.
The flashy Magbanua installed himself as a legitimate world title c
PEÑALOSA TELLS JUANMA: "BE READY"
22 Feb 2009
Juan Manuel Lopez.
WBO bantamweight champion Gerry "Fearless" Peñalosa formally sealed a grand showdown with WBO super bantamweight titlist Juan Manuel "Juanma" Lopez after easily punching his way to a lopsided unani
PACQUIAO CONQUERS NEW 'HEIGHTS'
20 Jan 2009
Philippine boxing superhero Manny Pacquiao absolutely had a blast as he joined thousands of devotees, tourists and revelers in the Sinulog celebration the other night. And in doing so, the world's pound-for-pound king
PACQUIAO VISITS CEBU FOR SINULOG
19 Jan 2009
Pound-for-pound king Manny Pacquiao quietly slipped into town yesterday to pay homage to Cebu's beloved patron Señor Sto. Niño and join, in his own special way, thoundands of devotees and tourists in celebrating the Sinulog festi
FOR DUBAI TITLE DEFENSE: DONAIRE TO TRAIN IN THE US, NOT CEBU
08 Feb 2008
Reigning IBF/IBO flyweight champion Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire Jr. will train in the United States for his forthcoming title defense against Australian Hussein "Hussy" Hussein and not at Cebu's world-renowned ALA Boxi
SALUD GIVES TEAM DARCHINYAN A PIECE OF ADVICE
04 Feb 2008
Topnotch Cebuano promoter Rex "Wakee" Salud has some words of wisdom for his American counterpart Gary Shaw and the entire
Instead of blaming Philippine boxing for the controversial verdict of the Z
DONAIRE IN CEBU TO JOIN SINULOG REVELRY
18 Jan 2008
As part of his solemn vow to Señor Sto. Niño, reigning IBF/IBO flyweight champion Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire, Jr. will be in town this weekend to join the Cebuanos in celebrating the annual feast of the miraculous pat
'PAYBACK' SUCCESS INSPIRES THIRD FORCE
05 Dec 2007
Inspired by the tremendous success of their maiden venture in Philippine boxing scene last Sunday at the Araneta Coliseum, the Third Force Promotions under the marketing genius of Noli Eala assured the Filipino fight fans of more