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All articles by Ed de la Vega, DDS
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Displaying articles 31 to 40.SMART MOVE? DONNIE NIETES DROPS WBO SUPERFLYWEIGHT TITLE
Fri, 01 Mar 2019
Donnie Nietes, the WBO Superflyweight World Champion dropped the title he recently won at Macao against Kazuto Ioka of Japan instead of being forced to submit to a purse bid and fight another Filipino, Aston Palicte and m
KARLOS BALDERAS SCORES SEVENTH WIN
Wed, 20 Feb 2019
Slowly but surely, ex-US 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympian Karlos Balderas (7-0-0, 6KO) of the Balderas Boxing School at Sta. Maria, California is creeping up the ladder of the world?s best lightweights.
TAPALES WINS USING A 7-YEAR OLD MOUTHGUARD
Mon, 18 Feb 2019
Properly designed, fabricated and fitted mouthguards don?t necessary guarantee a win in boxing. They do not assure that the boxer wearing them will not get knockout either.
But a proper mouthguard can buffer damage
Genisis Libranza -The Saga of a Boxing Prospect
Sun, 10 Feb 2019
Boxing is a sport that is funny in many ways. It is brutal and sometimes deadly but it brings out many stories from the good, the bad and the ugly.
Take for example a young fighter from Davao, Genisis Libranza from th
GERVONTA DAVIS MISSES WEIGHT BUT FIGHT WITH RUIZ STILL ON
Sat, 09 Feb 2019
WBA super featherweight champion Gervonta Davis (20-0-2, 19KO) of Baltimore Maryland almost threw his future out of the window at the Dignity Health Sports Park In Carson, CA Friday when he missed the 130 lbs. weight lim
De La Vega: Can We Please Improve GAB's Health Clearance Procedures?
Wed, 06 Feb 2019
It's is so sad in spite of efforts to continually call the attention of the leadership at Games and Amusement Board (GAB) of the Philippines regarding the dental condition of our boxers that are allowed to fight abroad, nothing significant had been done about it.
Realistically, I am aware that in
De La Vega: Palicte wins but is a rematch with Nietes the way to go?
Fri, 01 Feb 2019
Tonight at a remote casino in Alpine, California not too far from the city of San Diego, Aston Palicte made short work of his overhyped opponent from Puerto Rico, Jose Martinez. The Puerto Rican barely lasted 5 minut
IS BRONER's THICK BEARD REALLY A CONCERN?
Fri, 18 Jan 2019
LAS VEGAS -- At the undercard press conference this morning, one of the issues discussed on the side bar is Adrien Broner?s very thick beard.
Buboy Fernandez, Pacquiao?s chief trainer indicated that Team Pacquiao is reque
Pinoy Pugs on the Pacquiao-Broner Undercards Arrives in LA
Sun, 13 Jan 2019
They should have been in Los Angeles a lot earlier had it not been for the ?US government shut down? brought about by bitter political bickering between US President Donald Trump and the Democrats in Congress partly over s
New Year's Eve is Just Another Day in the Office for Manny Pacquiao
Tue, 01 Jan 2019
Typically, December 31st is a day of rest, to mingle around with friends and relatives and set of some fireworks to greet the coming year. That is true in most parts of the world.
But for the Filipino legendary boxer