List of Articles by Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
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Displaying articles 1611 to 1620.The Death of Pugilism?
16 Dec 2008
Joe Calzaghe, the linear light heavyweight world champion and former undisputed supermiddleweight champion, was quoted last week as saying: “I think boxing is a dying sport. Globally –in America for instance – you got UFC, whi
Triple Thrilla in Compostela Fight Report
14 Dec 2008
Fight fans in Compostela were treated to an exciting night of boxing last Saturday with a fight card that featured a triple main event.
Marvelous Marvin Sonsona, the reigning WBO Asia-Pacific Youth Flyweight Champion, scor
09 Dec 2008
When Alexander saw the breadth of his domain, he wept for there were no more worlds to conquer.
These words about Alexander the Great – loosely credited to the English poet John Milton – reverberated inside my
HIV and SPORTS
01 Dec 2008
December 1 is the twentieth anniversary of World AIDS Day. Concerned individuals and organizations around the world come together on this day to bring attention to the global AIDS epidemic.
HIV is the virus that attacks the body's immune system which is its defence against diseases. A person is c
24 Nov 2008
It was a tragic Sunday morning for Filipino boxing fans who witnessed Rey “Boom Boom” Bautista succumb to crafty veteran Heriberto “Cuate” Ruiz of Mexico in an eight round televised bout held in the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
The 31 year old Ruiz (40W – 7 L – 2 D, 23 KO’s) brought a wealth of experi
REBUILDING REY BAUTISTA
17 Nov 2008
Rey “Boom Boom” Bautista will be in the undercard of a high profile televised bout this coming Sunday morning Manila Time when he faces Mexican FECOMBOX bantamweight champion Heriberto “Cuate” Ruiz. Bautista has won three st
LAPU-LAPU CITY FIGHT REPORT
17 Nov 2008
Rodolfo “Sting” Sumabong remained undefeated and scored a knockout win in the third round over veteran Daniel Diolan in the main event of a fight card held in the Lapu-lapu City Sports Complex Sunday night.
Sumabong was the more aggressive fighter and pressed the action until a barrage of blows d
MANDAUE FIGHT RESULTS: ALLANIC-MAGALE ENDS IN DRAW; DENOY, GASCA WIN
16 Nov 2008
The rains failed to dampen the enthusiasm of Mandaue City fight fans who witnessed the SUMMIT FIGHT NIGHT Boxing Tour last Saturday night at the Mandaue City Plaza. The open air fight card was interrupted by a downpour after the
GAME of the GENERALS: Roach vs. Beristain and Dundee
10 Nov 2008
Freddie Roach and Ignacio “Nacho” Beristain will be facing each other for the third time in a high profile battle in Las Vegas this December. Beristain will have the advantage of having a bigger calibre weapon this time around. It won’t be Juan Manuel Marquez but Oscar de la Hoya who will be followi
CALZAGHE BEATS JONES, RETAINS LIGHT HEAVY CROWN
10 Nov 2008
Joe Calzaghe successfully defended the linear light heavyweight world title by beating Roy Jones, Jr. by unanimous decision. The bout held in Madison Square Garden in New York was also billed as a clash between two future Ha