List of Articles by Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
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Displaying articles 1641 to 1650.An Assassin’s Swan Song
08 Oct 2007
This is the way a warrior’s carreer ends: not with euphoria, not with a whimper, but in a defiant effort arising from a last stab at glory.
Marco Antonio Barrera’s career is a majestic tapestry of what pugili
BACK IN THE SADDLE
27 Aug 2007
Boxing fans around the world were ecstatic when they heard the news that Manny Pacquiao was back serious training. He is still a boxer after all. Politics are a thing of the past. He belongs to the world of action, not to
Vendetta in Autumn
25 Aug 2007
Marco Antonio Barrera turned 33 years old last January. His career has been superlative and it is a sure fire ticket to the Hall of Fame. His record of 63 wins (KO 42) - lost 5 is something most boxers would envy.
13 Aug 2007
Gerry Penalosa proved me wrong. I thought his fight with Daniel Ponce de Leon would be his last hurrah.
The 35-year-old Penalosa (52-6-2, 35 KOs) shockingly dethroned the 25 year old WBO bantamweight titli
THAT DAY IN JULY
26 Jul 2007
TANZANIA -- The ringing of my cellphone felt like a bomb exploding in my head. I groped for the light switch.
‘Hello! Where are you? Are you in the hospital and are there soldiers with guns on the street?” It
Smashing the Jinx
09 Jul 2007
Condes (L) and Donaire deliver world titles for the Philippines.
When Manny Pacquiao gave up the linear world featherweight title bestowed upon him by R
Ten Years After The Bite
26 Jun 2007
June 28, 1997.
This day was marked on every boxing fan’s calendar. It was the date for one of the most anticipated rematches in boxing history. Seven months earlier, Evander Holyfield scored one of sports’
Going Nuclear: Bautista vs. Ponce de Leon
31 May 2007
Is it finally going to happen? Every Filipino fight fan has been waiting for it for the past couple of years. Rey “Boomboom” Bautista , Candijay,
RING MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY
24 Apr 2007
I was having a very hard time trying to write this article. I have been a boxing fan for almost three decades. Even if I try to apologize for it or try to rationalize its existence it will not bring Lito Sisnorio back.
There will always be people drawn to the sport, either as active protagonists
Let the Pacquiao-Marquez Rematch Happen
03 Apr 2007
Veteran observers of the fight game have seen this scenario time and time again. A boxer is just one punch away from turning his life around or one fight away from escaping boxing purgatory.
Juan Manuel Marquez has been