List of Articles by Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
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Displaying articles 1 to 10.SHANGHAI SIDENOTES
17 Dec 2014
SHANGHAI, CHINA – There is nothing small about the way professional boxing is progressing in China. The big fight action in Macau has reverberated into the mainland. Shanghai’s Mercedez-Benz Arena – an 18,000
CASIMERO SENDS MESSAGE TO THE FLYWEIGHT DIVISION
15 Dec 2014
Johnriel Casimero was all too familiar with the scenario of fighting on the road with his career on the line. There were lingering questions going into this bout as to whether he can perform at the top level as a fly
WEIGHTS FROM MONTEREY: CASIMERO - 112 LBS., SANTOS - 111.5 LBS
13 Dec 2014
Former IBF light flyweight champion John Riel “Cuadro Alas” Casimero (R) of the Philippines weighed in at 112 lbs while his Mexican opponent Armando ‘Cobra” Santos was at 111.5 lbs for their IBF flyweight eliminator set
CAN CASIMERO RESTART HIS CAREER AT FLYWEIGHT?
09 Dec 2014
It has been seven months since John Riel Casimero lost his IBF world title after coming in five pounds over the light flyweight limit for what was supposed to be his fourth title defense. It was regrettable how a title won unde
DONNIE NIETES: BEYOND THE NUMBERS
08 Dec 2014
Six years ago Donnie “Ahas” Nietes would walk around a crowded mall in Cebu and no one would notice.
He would sit in a corner while photographers and fans gathered around his more popular stable mates during public wor
WORLD AIDS DAY 2014
01 Dec 2014
For the past twenty six years, concerned individuals, governments and health institutions have observed WORLD AIDS DAY on December 1st. All around the world people are made aware of HIV/AIDS through various educational activities. This
MACAU SIDE NOTES
24 Nov 2014
MACAU – The big fight atmosphere was felt even on our flight to Hong Kong. The Filipino overseas worker seated beside me said that he will watch Manny Pacquiao’s fight before returning to his job in the Middle East.
CUELLO TO FIGHT AGAIN NOV 30
17 Nov 2014
Former world title challenger Denver “The Excitement” Cuello will see action again this November 30 in Angono,Rizal. Promoter Aljoe Jaro informed philboxing that Cuello will face Sammy Hagler of Indonesia in a ten rounder.
WATERFRONT RING WAR: FAJARDO SHOCKS RODRIGUEZ WITH A DRAW
16 Nov 2014
CEBU – The fight was widely predicted to be a mismatch. Francisco Rodriguez of Mexico, who recently unified the WBO and IBF world minimumweight world titles, was moving up in weight and matched up against Jomar Fajardo,
PINOY PRIDE 28: NIETES AND VELARDE MAKE WEIGHT
14 Nov 2014
CEBU CITY – Defending champion Donnie “Ahas” Nietes of the ALA Gym and Mexican challenger Carlos “Chapito” Velarde easily made the division limit during the official weigh-in held Friday noon at Robinson's Fuente.