List of Articles by Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
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Displaying articles 1 to 10.FROILAN SALUDAR RETURNS AS A BANTAMWEIGHT
05 Dec 2018
Over the weekend and under the radar, former world title challenger Froilan “The Sniper” Saludar returned to the ring in Iligan City and scored a TKO win over journeyman Donny Mabao.
Saludar lost to
RECAP: CANOY WINDS UP WITH A NO-DECISION, BARRIGA LOSES AND THE NAIL-BITING WILDER-FURY TITLE FIGHT
03 Dec 2018
Joey Canoy left the Philippines without any fanfare. But he and his team were brimming with optimism that his second trip to South Africa would yield a title belt.
Canoy was the challenger against South African Simpiwe Ko
WORLD AIDS DAY 2018
01 Dec 2018
December 1 is the 30th anniversary of World AIDS Day. This global health campaign started by the World Health Organization (WHO) is celebrated to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS.
This year’s theme is “Know your status”. People f
JOEY CANOY UPBEAT GOING INTO IBO TITLE FIGHT
25 Nov 2018
Filipino contender Joey Canoy (14W-3L-1D,7KO’s) will get another shot at an IBO world title belt in South Africa when he challenges Simphiwe Khonco (19W-5L,7KO’s) on December 2 at the Orient Theater in East London.
Khonco won the v
WEIGHTS FOR BRAWL AT THE MALL: MAGIC SHOW
24 Nov 2018
“Magic” Mike Plania will see action this Sunday against Renan Portes at the Robinsons Mall Atrium in General Santos City. Plania (16-1,9KO’s) is the current WBC Asia Silver bantamweight titleholder. He weighed in at 122lbs while Port
WILL BARRIGA DELIVER A WORLD TITLE?
22 Nov 2018
Mark Anthony Barriga (9-0,1KO) of the Philippines will take on Mexican Carlos Licona (13-0,2KO’s) for the vacant IBF minimumweight world title on December 1 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Barriga secured his
TANIGUCHI WINS WBO ASIA-PACIFIC TITLE, TARGETS WBO WORLD 105 DIVISION CHAMP VIC SALUDAR
14 Nov 2018
Masataka Taniguchi of Japan beat erstwhile undefeated Joel Lino of the Philippines by unanimous decision to win the vacant WBO Asia Pacific minimumweight title in Bangkok, Thailand.
After the victory, Watanabe Promotions,
IDOL 4: JERUSALEM BEATS LANDERO IN MINGLANILLA
11 Nov 2018
MINGLANILLA, CEBU – Melvin Jerusalem came out on top in a fight between two former world title challengers when he outclassed Toto Landero in the main event of the IDOL 4 fight card held at the Minglanilla Sports Complex.
WEIGHTS FOR IDOL 4
09 Nov 2018
Jerusalem (2nd from right) and Landero (3rd from right) at Friday's weighin.
CEBU - Two former world title challengers will fight to keep their careers alive this Saturday at the Minglanilla Sports Complex in Minglanilla,
ALVARADO STOPS PETALCORIN IN SEVEN, WINS VACANT IBF WORLD LIGHT FLY TITLE
30 Oct 2018
Felix Alvarado of Nicaragua came out with guns blazing, landing hard punches to the body and head of Randy Petalcorin, whose strategy seemed to counter with his back to the ropes.
Both scored with their shots in the ope