Philippines, 05 Jun 2020
  Home >> News

 


BOXERS

CURRENT CHAMPIONS 

FORMER CHAMPIONS   

RATINGS                       

NEWS           

FORUM        

FIGHT GALLERIES        

RING CARD GIRLS        




 
 
News  


BOBBY PACQUIAO LOSES TO NABA CHAMP ROBERT FRANKEL


PhilBoxing.com


Bobby ?The Sniper? Pacquiao sank deeper into eclipse of the shadow of his illustrious elder brother and reigning WBC lightweight champion Manny Pacquiao when he lost a ten round unanimous decision to North American Boxing Association lightweight champion Robert ?Red Hot? Frankel in San Jose, Friday, Manila Time.

The 27 year old southpaw dropped to 29-15-3 with 14 knockouts and his future is in doubt in terms of fighting quality opponents in the US.

With the win 28 year old Frankel improved to 26-9-1 with only 4 knockouts but after winning a ten-round split decision over Ramon Montano and then beating Pacquiao his stock is bound to improve.

It was Frankel?s seventh fight this year in which he has won five and lost two. Pacquiao on the other hand has lost back-to-back fights in the US including a crushing one-punch knockout that Pacquiao suffered against undefeated Urbano Antillon last March 13. There were hardly any details on the fight itself in which Filipino trainer Buboy Fernandez worked the corner of Pacquiao.

Boxing writer Mark Vester of Boxing Scene reported that Pacquiao was dominated in the fight held at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California with all three judges scoring it by a lopsided 98-91 score.

Reports indicate that Frankel was beating Pacquiao to the punch during the entire contest, with big right hands leading the way. Even when Pacquiao appeared to be heading to a decision loss, he showed no urgency to pick up the pace or take the fight to Frankel.

Pacquiao who was disqualified in a fight against Hector Velasquezjo After receiving two earlier warnings for low blows, Pacquiao lost a point in the tenth for his third incident. Trainer Freddie Roach did not work his corner.
The Promoters behind the "Fight Night at the Tank" event had brought Pacquiao in to build a base of Filipino fans in the Bay area.


Click here to view a list of other articles written by Ronnie Nathanielsz.


Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • COVID-19: MATCHROOM BOXING SCHEDULE UPDATE
    , Thu, 04 Jun 2020
  • Golden Boy Wins 4 Telly Awards in Third Consecutive Year of Victories
    , Thu, 04 Jun 2020
  • June Unlucky for Filipino Fighters
    By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, , Wed, 03 Jun 2020
  • Supreme honor for Manny Pacquiao
    By Recah Trinidad, , Wed, 03 Jun 2020
  • Manager Tony Tolj keeps the American dream alive for Team Moloney, as flyweight contender Andres Campos touches down stateside for sparring
    , Wed, 03 Jun 2020
  • Raeese "The Beast" Aleem Sends Challenge to Stephen Fulton
    , Wed, 03 Jun 2020
  • "Stars and Champions" This Weeks Guest WBO Featherweight Champion Shakur Stevenson
    , Wed, 03 Jun 2020
  • Age just a number for JC
    By Joaquin Henson, , Tue, 02 Jun 2020
  • Live Boxing is Back: Shakur Stevenson and Jessie Magdaleno to Headline June Cards
    , Tue, 02 Jun 2020
  • Fighter’s Heaven: Marking the 4th Year Of Ali’s passing
    , Tue, 02 Jun 2020
  • KING CARLOS PROMOTIONS LIVE BOXING EVENT THIS SATURDAY, JUNE 6, FOR JUST $5 ON FIGHT NIGHT LIVE AND KING CARLOS MOLINA FACEBOOK AT 9PM ET/6PM PT
    , Tue, 02 Jun 2020
  • Sampson Boxing Re-Signs Mexican Contenders Eduardo ‘Zurdito’ Ramirez and Jorge ‘Demonio’ Cota to Promotional Contracts
    , Tue, 02 Jun 2020
  • STORY OF PHILIPPINE BOXING PART XLIV: MARLON TAPALES, WBO WORLD BANTAMWEIGHT CHAMPION
    By Maloney L. Samaco, , Mon, 01 Jun 2020
  • Plania to face Greer on June 16 in MGM Grand
    By Lito delos Reyes, , Mon, 01 Jun 2020
  • GM Antonio rules Baby Uno chess challenge
    By Marlon Bernardino, , Mon, 01 Jun 2020
  • Pinoy pug in Vegas return
    By Joaquin Henson, , Mon, 01 Jun 2020
  • Manny the Pacmanian Devil?
    By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, , Sun, 31 May 2020
  • PLANIA FACES WBO #1 GREER IN CLOSED DOOR LAS VEGAS SHOWDOWN
    , Sun, 31 May 2020
  • OUTSIDE LOOKING IN: All Eumir Marcial wants is to train for the Olympics
    By Eddie Alinea of The Manila Times, , Sun, 31 May 2020
  • The Enduring Influence of Flash Elorde and Manny Pacquiao (Part 5 of 5)
    By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, , Sun, 31 May 2020
  • Boxing set for tightrope comeback
    By Recah Trinidad, , Sat, 30 May 2020
  • The Enduring Influence of Flash Elorde and Manny Pacquiao (Part 4)
    By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, , Sat, 30 May 2020
  • ABAP sets conditions for Marcial
    By Joaquin Henson, , Sat, 30 May 2020
  • STORY OF PHILIPPINE BOXING PART XLIII: MERLITO SABILLO, WBO WORLD MINIMUMWEIGHT CHAMPION
    By Maloney L. Samaco, , Sat, 30 May 2020
  • Impact Boxing proposes Veterans Boxing League for comebacking Legends
    , Sat, 30 May 2020




  •  



     
    PhilBoxing.com has been created to support every aspiring
    Filipino boxer and the Philippine boxing scene in general.
    Please send comments to feedback@philboxing.com


    PRIVATE POLICY | LEGAL DISCLAIMER
    developed and maintained by dong secuya
    © 2020 philboxing.com.