Philippines, 30 Jan 2015
  Home >> News


 
Search Boxer:
First Name
Last Name


BOXERS                         

CURRENT CHAMPIONS 

FORMER CHAMPIONS   

RATINGS                       

FIGHT SCHEDULES        

FIGHT RESULTS            

NEWS                            

HOUSE NEWS                

FORUM                          

FIGHT GALLERIES        

TRAINERS                     

MANAGERS                    

PROMOTERS                  

BOXING GYMS               

RING CARD GIRLS        


 



Dong Secuya
Web Editor

Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
Contributing Editor

Homer D. Sayson
NBA Section Editor




Ronnie Nathanielsz

Rich Mazon

Eddie Alinea

Epifanio M. Almeda

Anthony Andales

Jason Aniel

Hesiquio Balderas

Sid Bañez

Brett Bonetti

Marlon Bernardino

Winchell Campos

Socrates Celestial

T. Chin-Te

Carlos Costa

Christopher Cruz

Rob Cruz

Jonathan Davis

Dr. Ed de la Vega

Lito delos Reyes

Gianluca (Rio) Di Caro

Edwin G. Espejo

Dennis U. Eroa

Ron Galarpe

Joaquin Henson

Oliver Iglesias

Dionis Jacobe

Ted Lerner

Salven Lagumbay

Reylan Loberternos

Mike Angel Lopez

Salvador Lopez

Joan Secuya-Medida

Ryan Medida

Rico Navarro

Rod Mijares

Manny Pacquiao

Gerry Peñalosa

Greg R. Penilla, M.D.

Gov. Manny Piñol

Dr. Allan Recto

Hermie Rivera

Emmanuel T. Rivera

Virgi T. Romano

Nicholai R. Roska

Maloney L. Samaco

Sev Sarmenta

Reynaldo Seno

Myron Sta. Ana

Atty. Danrex Joseph V. Tapdasan

Recah Trinidad

Reni M. Valenzuela

Mark F. Villanueva




 
News  


WBO PRESIDENT WARNS BANAL HIS THAI OPPONENT IS TOUGH AND AGGRESSIVE


PhilBoxing.com



Paco Valcarcel.
World Boxing Organization president Francisco "Paco" Valcarcel has warned AJ "Bazooka" Banal that his Thai opponent
for the vacant WBO bantamweight title, Pungluang Sor Singyu is tough and aggressive.


Banal who is ranked No. 1 and Pungluang who is rated at No. 2 will battle for the vacant title at the Mall of Asia Arena
in Pasay City on October 20 in a fight to be telecast on Sunday, October 21 at 10:15 a.m. by ABS-CBN Channel 2.

Valcarcel who is is Los Angeles for the clash between WBO/IBF super bantamweight champion Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire and WBC champion emeritus and Diamond Belt holder Toshiaki Nishioka of Japan, told the Manila Standard that he had seen some of the fights of Pungluang and "he is strong and sturdy and will go after his opponent."

Valcarcel said that he has always been impressed by Banal but that the best chance Banal has of winning the title is "by outboxing the Thai."

The WBO president said he regrets not being able to attend the title fight because the WBO Annual Convention in Florida begins on the October 22. However, he congratulated ALA Promotions president Michael Aldeguer for bringing the title fight to Manila despite the really tough and costly negotiations and hopes Filipino boxibg fans will support the fight card.

The quiet, soft-spoken Pungluang Sor Singyu is going for a knockout against Banal. Siraphop Ratanasuban, vice president of OneSingchai Co. Ltd whose OneSongchai Promotions is the number one promotional outfit that handles Boxing and Muay Thai in Thailand and also promotes Pungluang told us the No. 2 ranked Thai who has an impressive record of 26 knockouts in 41 wins with only one loss will “go for a knockout against Banal in AJ’s hometown.”

Pungluang has been training hard in the Thai Navy base in Sattaheep, on the Gulf coastline of Eastern Thailand in Chonburi province where he had sparred over 70 rounds against national team members of Thailand and his training has gone very well.

Siraphop who is a member of all the major world boxing organizations said while Pungluang will be looking for a knockout his trainers have instructed him to "be careful and always on guard" against the talented southpaw Banal.

Pungluang is scheduled to arrive in Manila with trainers Phanlop Srithraiwan, Mueankhit Saensuk and Amirut Chuebang and OneSongchai representative Michael Du on October 16 while Banal and the fighters on the undercard including Rey "Boom Boom" Bautista and Jason Pagara will be having a series of public workouts at various SM Malls.


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


Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • TRIBUTE TO DONNIE NIETES ON ‘THE MAIN EVENT’ THIS SATURDAY AT 8:30 P.M. ON PBO-SKY CABLE
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Fri, 30 Jan 2015
  • PHOTOS: 'TIBAY NG PINOY 6' FINAL PRESSCON
    By , Fri, 30 Jan 2015
  • WBC PRESIDENT SULAIMAN APPROVES VACANT NABF TITLE FIGHT FOR DONAIRE
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Fri, 30 Jan 2015
  • FRANCISCO VARGAS VS. WILL TOMLINSON TICKETS ON SALE SATURDAY, JANUARY 31
    By , Fri, 30 Jan 2015
  • Sammy Vasquez Jr. Faces Emmanuel Lartey on ShoBox, Friday, Feb. 20 Live on SHOWTIME From Pittsburgh
    By , Fri, 30 Jan 2015
  • PACQUIAO RETURNS TO L.A.
    By , Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • PINOY PRIDE 29 COMPLETE LINE-UP
    By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • NBA -- The Memphis Grizzlies: A team to watch
    By Adeline Deladisma, Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • NBA -- Howard-less Rockets handle Mavs, 99-94
    By Franco Ching Alsay, Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • KONCZ WASN'T IMPRESSED WITH MISS PHILIPPINES
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • ARUM HOPES A PACQUIAO-MAYWEATHER FIGHT WILL BE WRAPPED UP BY END OF THE WEEK
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • Pacquiao: It’s now or never
    By Recah Trinidad, Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • Guillermo Rigondeaux encouraged by Oscar de la Hoya comment about Leo Santa Cruz unification fight
    By , Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • NBA -- Raptors shake off slow start, beat Pacers, 104-91
    By Anthony Rozic, Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • Sampson Boxing/WBC Announce 'Jose Sulaiman Cup' Super Welterweight Tournament to Honor Jose Sulaiman
    By , Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • Undefeated Kyrone Davis set to face Jonathan Garcia this Saturday at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia
    By , Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • Boxing manager Adrian Clark releases mini documentary Adrian Clark: Before The Bell on Youtube
    By , Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • Robinson Castellanos Wins Big in San Antonio on golden boy live!
    By , Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • Paragua, Ondangan, Sevilla, Nouri shine in US chess tourneys
    By Marlon Bernardino, Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • CARIASO REJOINS ALASKA AS ASSISTANT COACH
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Thu, 29 Jan 2015
  • Mayweather and Pacquiao come face to face for the first time
    By Rich Mazon , Wed, 28 Jan 2015
  • PACQUIAO, MAYWEATHER AT HEAT V BUCKS GAME IN MIAMI
    By , Wed, 28 Jan 2015
  • EL NIÑO VS. EL DOLAR IN PINOY PRIDE 29
    By Maloney L. Samaco, Wed, 28 Jan 2015
  • New York City boxing leader Tony Mazzarella has passed away
    By , Wed, 28 Jan 2015


  •  




     
    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
    © 2015 philboxing.com.