Philippines, 31 Mar 2017
  Home >> News >> List of Articles >> Hermie Rivera

 
Search Boxer:
First Name
Last Name


BOXERS                         

CURRENT CHAMPIONS 

FORMER CHAMPIONS   

RATINGS                       

FIGHT SCHEDULES        

FIGHT RESULTS            

NEWS                            

HOUSE NEWS                

FORUM                          

FIGHT GALLERIES        

TRAINERS                     

MANAGERS                    

PROMOTERS                  

BOXING GYMS               

RING CARD GIRLS        


 



Dong Secuya
Web Editor

Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
Contributing Editor

Homer D. Sayson
NBA Section Editor




Ronnie Nathanielsz

Rich Mazon

Eddie Alinea

Epifanio M. Almeda

Anthony Andales

Jason Aniel

Hesiquio Balderas

Sid Bañez

Brett Bonetti

Marlon Bernardino

Winchell Campos

Socrates Celestial

T. Chin-Te

Carlos Costa

Christopher Cruz

Rob Cruz

Jonathan Davis

Dr. Ed de la Vega

Lito delos Reyes

Gianluca (Rio) Di Caro

Edwin G. Espejo

Dennis U. Eroa

Ron Galarpe

Joaquin Henson

Oliver Iglesias

Dionis Jacobe

Ted Lerner

Salven Lagumbay

Reylan Loberternos

Mike Angel Lopez

Salvador Lopez

Joan Secuya-Medida

Ryan Medida

Rico Navarro

Rod Mijares

Manny Pacquiao

Gerry Peñalosa

Greg R. Penilla, M.D.

Gov. Manny Piñol

Dr. Allan Recto

Hermie Rivera

Emmanuel T. Rivera

Virgi T. Romano

Nicholai R. Roska

Maloney L. Samaco

Sev Sarmenta

Reynaldo Seno

Myron Sta. Ana

Atty. Danrex Joseph V. Tapdasan

Recah Trinidad

Reni M. Valenzuela

Mark F. Villanueva




 
List of Articles by Hermie Rivera


 

Marquez vows to settle old score

By Hermie Rivera
PhilBoxing.com
23 Jul 2011



With doubts or drawbacks finally resolved, the title clash between Manny Pacquiao and Juan Marquez sails on hitchlessly on November 12 at the MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Marquez says this time the issues that clouded their first two fights will be settled for good in his favor.

It took eight years for the third match to materialize.

The inevitable showdown between the gifted warriors had to happen owing to the inability of the promoters to put up the preferred Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr. deal.

The wait could have been longer if Bob Arum tarried in promoting the next best pair-up available.

Now, Arum is enjoying a leisurely cruise of the high seas south of France aware that that his year-ending trilogy will go unscathed despite ongoing wranglings among warring henchmen. A bunch of hooey?

Going back to the time fans were treated to a draw and a subsequent Pacquiao win, the rubber bout is one vintage fisticuffs both fighters wiil lay all for a possible 2012 run-in with Floyd Junior.

There is no other fistic lure better suited for the purpose
than for either Manny or JuanMa to trade punches with Mayweather assuming Victor Ortiz doesn't pull a damper and upset the Money Man in their September 17 caper.

Pacquiao defends his WBO welterweight title while Marquez tries to find the right blows to reverse his misfortunes against a rival he's never beaten.

Can the game Mexican beat the Pinoy Phenom who's considered one of the outstanding welterweights around? A ring veteran of 56 wars. A warrior who has reached a high degree of excellence since moving up in the heavier weight categories. One who fights clean and not needing at all a 'good behaviour bond' each time he laces up for a brawl.

Getting an early start via a first round knockout in his Cancun tuneup, Marquez is working on battle plans aimed at neutralizing Pacman's troublesome style.

But even with a first round destruction of his Columbian punchbag, Marquez offers little reason for hope in beating Pacquiao. The posted odds attests to a majority of the betting public going for the boxing congressman. Senior Marquez, woefully short of what's expected of an aging challenger stays as the decided underdog.

As he found out early on, it's never easy battling a heavy-hitter from the get-go up till the final bell.

So, the hard-bitten Mex will be placed by the Idol once again in a cramped situation of having to engage fast before the expected time or to dance away with innovative moves from first round troubles.

Juan Manuel must innovate with crafty techniques to surprise Emmanuel or its--- Adios muchaschos hasta lluevo!



Back to Hermie Rivera's Articles Listing



Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • Floyd Mayweather Pulls a Reverse Trump ... Here's Why I LOVE the Media! (VIDEO)
    By , 30 Mar 2017
  • "PHILLY STRONG" PROSPECTS ENNIS AND FOLLY STEP UP FRIDAY AT 2300 ARENA
    By , 30 Mar 2017
  • Top South Asian teams competing in 2017 PHL Open Tchoukball Inv'l on April 5-7 in Cebu
    By , 30 Mar 2017
  • Confident champ Curtis issues warning to Santiago in advance of Friday's CES MMA title bout on AXS TV
    By , 30 Mar 2017
  • Andrzej Fonfara back in the gym training with Virgil Hunter, waiting for next challenge
    By , 30 Mar 2017
  • "Disrespected" Ball hopes to finish Christy early
    By , 30 Mar 2017
  • SAMUEL CLARKSON IN 'THE SHAPE OF HIS LIFE' FOR TITLE CHALLENGE AGAINST DMITRY BIVOL
    By , 30 Mar 2017
  • Tim Ryan Looks Back at Ringside Call on 30th Anniversary of Hagler-Leonard
    By , 30 Mar 2017
  • Palm Springs Boxing Gala Rescheduled for May 20th Fighter Injuries Delaying Scheduled Matchups
    By , 30 Mar 2017
  • Canelo Álvarez and Julio César Chávez, Jr. Ultimate Cinco De Mayo Weekend Fight Coming Live to the Big Screen on May 6 Only
    By , 30 Mar 2017
  • JASON CANOY IN SOUTH AFRICA, DAY 2 NOTES
    By , 29 Mar 2017
  • NIETES INTENDS TO FORTIFY LEGACY
    By , 29 Mar 2017
  • World Ranked Middleweight Antoine Douglas stops Eduardo Mercedes in 2 rounds to win WBC Fedelatin title
    By , 29 Mar 2017
  • BARTHELEMY vs BLANCO Tonight Live on FS1
    By , 29 Mar 2017
  • Canoy Ready To Rumble in South Africa
    By , 29 Mar 2017
  • Floyd Mayweather Selling Rare Multi-Mil $ Hypercar
    By , 29 Mar 2017
  • Heralded Prospects Ruben Villa & Michael Dutchover to make East Coast-debuts
    By , 29 Mar 2017
  • Bad Medina Says It's All On Conor To Make Superfight (VIDEO)
    By , 29 Mar 2017
  • Birthday Boy Petr Petrov training hard in Madrid for Flanagan showdown
    By , 29 Mar 2017
  • GAB wants boxing reforms, too
    By Recah Trinidad, 28 Mar 2017





  •  




     
    PhilBoxing.com has been created to support every aspiring
    Filipino boxer and the Philippine boxing scene in general.
    Please send comments to feedback@philboxing.com


    PRIVATE POLICY | LEGAL DISCLAIMER
    developed and maintained by dong secuya
    © 2017 philboxing.com.