SANTISIMA FIGHTS INDON ON PINOY PRIDE 40
Sat, 18 Mar 2017
Up-and-coming star Jeo “Santino” Santisima completes the main line-up for Pinoy Pride 40:Donnie-Nation, set at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino on April 29.
The young Santisima will engage in a 10-round super bantamweight fight against Master Suro (11-8-1) of Indonesia.
Suro is coming off from a win over fellow countryman Jack Madison earlier in February. In both unanimous decisions over impressive performances, he lost to undefeated Tasmanian boxing champ Luke Jackson in 2016, and WBO Oriental lightweight champ Juan Martin Elorde in 2015.
Santisima, on the other hand, has just signed a long-term deal with Philippines’ top boxing promoter, ALA Promotions. After an active 2016 with his debut in the promotions’ flagship program, Pinoy Pride last February, Santisima went on to fight three more times before the end of the year.
In a separate interview, ALA Promotions President/CEO Michael Aldeguer disclosed Santisima “has the power and the heart to become a world champion” and will have a busy year ahead; as he is being groomed towards title fights in the near future.
With a knockout power of 79%, Santisima sports an impressive 12-2-0 record with 11 knockout wins, scoring 10 consecutively in his last 10 fights.
Jeo Santisima (R) throws a right against Rex Wao during Santisima's last outing.
Click here to view a list of other articles written by .
Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:
|Complete Weigh-in Report from Ifugao: Martin 117, Lumoly 117 for WBA Asia Battle (PHOTOS)|
By Carlos Costa, Wed, 20 Jun 2018Coyle captures NBA title with sixth round stoppage of Pastrana
By , Wed, 20 Jun 2018UFC STARS WOW FANS AT OPEN WORKOUT AHEAD OF UFC FIGHT NIGHT SINGAPORE 2018
By , Wed, 20 Jun 2018Exclusive: Wilder vs. Joshua Could Happen This Year, Says Showtime Honcho
By , Wed, 20 Jun 2018Reports: LeBron prefers staying with Cleveland
By Eddie Alinea, Wed, 20 Jun 2018The Past Week in Action 19 June 2018: Spence Blows Away Ocampo
By Eric Armit, Wed, 20 Jun 2018Media Workout: Gilberto Ramirez and Alex Saucedo Ready for Oklahoma City Fight Night
By , Wed, 20 Jun 2018Two M-1 Challenge title fights at M-1 Challenge 95
By , Wed, 20 Jun 2018130-Pound Contender Bryan Vasquez Signs with Top Rank
By , Wed, 20 Jun 2018CLARESSA SHIELDS vs. HANNA GABRIELS FINAL WORKOUT QUOTES
By , Wed, 20 Jun 2018NEW ENGLAND'S TOP & MOST PROMISING BOXERS TO BE SHOWCASED ON "SLUGFEST AT THE SUN" CARD JUNE 30TH AT MOHEGAN SUN ARENA
By , Wed, 20 Jun 2018Who fears for legendary Manny Pacquiao?
By Recah Trinidad, Tue, 19 Jun 2018PHOTOS: LUCAS MATTHYSSE TRAINING CAMP IN INDIO, CALIFORNIA
By , Tue, 19 Jun 2018DAVE PEÑALOSA TO STAGE A COMEBACK
By Tonton Alcos-Antogop, Tue, 19 Jun 2018Oscar De La Hoya Paid GGG Millions of 'My Own Money' to Save Canelo Rematch
By , Tue, 19 Jun 2018Harden, a cinch for NBA MVP honor
By Eddie Alinea, Tue, 19 Jun 2018Video: Claressa Shields Ready To Take Next Step Against Unified 154-Pound World Champ Hanna Gabriels
By , Tue, 19 Jun 2018PACQUIAO-MATTHYSSE FEATS, FACTS AND FIGURES 8: PACQUIAO MATCH IS A DREAM FIGHT FOR MATTHYSSE
By Maloney L. Samaco, Tue, 19 Jun 2018Matthysse is strong, dangerous, but … -- Fortune
By Eddie Alinea, Mon, 18 Jun 2018Coach Steve Kerr wants NBA champion Warriors to reclaim No. 1 seed next season
By Eddie Alinea, Mon, 18 Jun 2018Logan Paul Plans to Put KSI in Hospital, Then Party With Mayweather
By , Mon, 18 Jun 2018PACQUIAO-MATTHYSSE FEATS, FACTS AND FIGURES 7: MANNY WILL KO LUCAS SAYS KAMBOSOS
By Maloney L. Samaco, Sun, 17 Jun 2018Nietes in pound-for-pound breakthrough
By Joaquin Henson, Sun, 17 Jun 2018CATARAJA WOWS TOWNMATES WITH 3rd ROUND TKO VICTORY OVER ROHI (PHOTOS)
By Dong Secuya, Sun, 17 Jun 2018