List of Articles by Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
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Displaying articles 1441 to 1450.Penalosa and Braveheart Boxers Ready for Battle
17 Feb 2009
WBO world bantamweight champ Gerry Penalosa looked sharp in the public workout held Tuesday afternoon at the New Cebu Coliseum. The event was held as a sneak preview for the Battle of the Best Bantamweights fight car
Boxers, doctors and the Cebu Public Library
13 Feb 2009
I remember a scene in one of the Rocky movies where fictional heavyweight champ Rocky Balboa gets asked by reporters for his comment regarding the doctors’ findings pertaining to brain injuries in boxing. Rocky's amusing reply was: “Yes, I agree...absolutely. I don't think doctors should fight.”
SNAKE EYES: NIETES TARGETS MEXICO
06 Feb 2009
The ancient Aztecs of Mexico have a legend about a feathered serpent known as Quetzalcoatl. This deity – a combination of a rattlesnake and a colorful bid known as a quetzal- was thought to push the clouds, bring rain and fertili
GERRY PEÑALOSA: CHASING HISTORY AT TWILIGHT
02 Feb 2009
“Why do you want to fight Juan Manuel Lopez? What makes you think you can beat him? What do you see in his fighting style?” – These are some of the questions that boxing pundits have been asking since news came out that Gerr
Katsidis wins WBO Asia-Pacific lightweight title
01 Feb 2009
Michael “The Great” Katsidis of Australia won the vacant WBO Asia-Pacific Lightweight title with a unanimous decision win over Spain’s Angel Hugo “El Tren” Ramirez last Saturday at the Cebu Coliseum.
Katsidis was ready to rumble from the start and chased Ramirez who was more content in dancing
KATSIDIS, RAMIREZ MAKE WEIGHT
30 Jan 2009
Australia's Michael "The Great" Katsidis and Spain's Angel Hugo "El Tren" Ramirez easliy made the 135 lb. weight limit for their showdown for the vacant WBO Asia Pacific lightweight title. Katsidis weighed 135 lbs.
TWO ISLANDS, ONE PASSION
29 Jan 2009
The Central Philippine islands of Bohol and Cebu are linked by ferry boats, a common dialect and a shared intense passion for boxing. On the 31st of January the main cities of these islands will simultaneously host f
MOSLEY: TWICE AS SWEET
26 Jan 2009
Shane Mosley added one more great performance in his Hall of Fame resume with a 9th round stoppage win over the highly favored Antonio Margarito.
In the very first round, Sugar Shane was not only sweet, he was spicy and
BOMBS AWAY! IT’S THE PACMAN VS THE HITMAN
25 Jan 2009
After weeks of intense negotiations which somehow deteriorated into deplorable name-calling from the opposite camp, Manny Pacquiao and Ricky Hatton will be a rea
AMONSOT AND BANAL LOOK SHARP IN PUBLIC WORKOUT
25 Jan 2009
ALA boys Czar Amonsot and AJ Banal had a public workout and sparring session inside the ALA Gym at the Banilad Town Center this Saturday afternoon. Fans had a chance to size up the two boxers preparing for their January 31