List of Articles by Ed de la Vega, DDS
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Displaying articles 21 to 30.DE LA VEGA: TEAM ASTON PALICTE – AN EPITOME OF CLASS
10 Sep 2018
As most everyone knows, particularly boxing fans from the Philippines, I have the honor of being the cutman for both Donnie Nietes and Aston Palicte.
Needless to say, their recent fight put a huge monkey on my back. I had to make a choice as to whom I shall help as a cutman during their fight.
DE LA VEGA: A NIETES-PALICTE REMATCH? I DON’T THINK SO!
10 Sep 2018
Donnie Nietes and Aston Palicte, two of Philippines’ world class super flyweights, gave it their all at a fight at the Forum on 360 Promotions’ Superfly3 Series last Saturday night.
Both fighters gave their best and e
DE LA VEGA: NIETES vs PALICTE FROM THEIR CUTMAN’S POINT OF VIEW
07 Sep 2018
For the longest time that I was involved with boxing, not once was I handed the rare opportunity to see two fighters I helped get to a world title fight battle each other for a world title belt.
But, that is exac
ASTON PALICTE SECURES FIRST COMMERCIAL SPONSOR IN FIGHT VS. DONNIE NIETES
09 Aug 2018
“Salamat po sa tulong sa akin,” states Aston Palicte when news was relayed to him that he has landed his first sponsor. “Malaking tulong po sa akin yan,” he added. (Thank you. This is a big help to me)
Today Palicte tr
PALICTE ARRIVES IN L.A.; PRESSCON WITH NIETES SET TOMORROW
08 Aug 2018
LOS ANGELES -- Moments ago, Aston Palicte arrived in LA full of pep and enthusiasm and very excited about his coming title with his province-mate, Donnie Nietes.
For a while there, his crew meeting him at the
MIKEY GARCIA DROPS EASTER IN 3RD EN ROUTE TO A UD VICTORY TO UNIFY WBC/IBF LIGHTWEIGHT BELTS
29 Jul 2018
STAPLES CENTER, LOS ANGELES -- Mikey Garcia drops Robert Easter Jnr late in round three with a right left combo but could not finish the job. Easter survived by his long left jabs and his legs alone and had no answer to Ga
The Value of a Cutman
24 Jul 2018
More than a handful of friends and acquaintances asked me if I was really Manny Pacquiao’s cutman during his fight with Lucas Matthysee at Kuala Lumpur a few days ago.
“It was all over the web that you were picked by Mann
LU BIN -- THE CASE OF A BOXER PUSHED TOO EARLY
18 Jul 2018
It will not be a great surprise if a young boxer from China will still be in a hospital in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia when this article is finally posted. That will be days after he suffered a KO defeat at an undercard fight
PACQUIAO WOULD NOT BE ABLE TO SPIT HIS MOUTHGUARD EVEN IF HE WANTED TO
17 Jul 2018
As the end came rushing in for Lucas Matthysee after the third knockdown he suffered from Manny Pacquiao at the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur, the famed hard hitting Argentinean spat out his mouthguard.
The very act of d
The Corner Crew - Their Jobs and Responsibilities
11 Jul 2018
More than enough has been written about the end of the 15 year relationship between Filipino boxing idol, Manny Pacquiao and his long-time US-based trainer, Freddie Roach of the Wildcard Gym in Hollywood.