Philippines, 28 Aug 2016
  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  


FLORANTE CONDES 105 LBS, DONNY MABAO 105 LBS FOR WBC ASIA CONTINENTAL TITLE IN MANILA


PhilBoxing.com




Former IBF World Champion Florante Condes (25-7-1, 25KO's), from the island Province of Romblon in Central Philippines and compatriot 24 year-old Donny Mabao (on the left) of Bukidnon weighed-in 105 lbs ahead of their WBC Asia Council Continental Minimuweight Title in the main event of "King of the Ring," the exciting fight card that will fire up the ring of PAGCOR Grand Theater Airport Casino Filipino in Parañaque, Manila tomorrow Saturday Dec 8th.

Nicknamed "The Little Pacquiao," Condes captured the IBF Minimumweight world crown in a close split decision win in Jakarta over then world champion Muhammad Rachman of Indonesia back in mid 2007, but a year later lost the title in his first defense to Mexican Raul "Rayito" Garcia in Baja California, Mexico.

However, the veteran Condes remains a fan favorite and at 32 years of age he is still hungry for glory. So last September
he battled IBO World Champion Hekkie Budler (21-1, 6KO's) over twelve fast and furious rounds in Kempton Park, South Africa, losing by points, but showing that Condes can still compete at a high level.

That's a reason why the fight against compatriot Mabao (20-20-1, 4KO's) is a must-win bout for Condes, if he wants to maintain his boxing career alive and relevant.

Original Condes opponent Michael Rodriguez had to pull out due to an injury during a sparring session.

MORE FIGHTS

In the co-main event, 23 year-old Jopher "Baby Hatton" Maryuan (6-2-2, 2KO's) of Cagayan de Oro will collide with 20-year-old JR Estremos Singwancha (7-5, 2KO's) for the WBC Continental Light Flyweight (105 lbs) Title.

"Baby Hatton" aims at writing down his fourth straight victory. His last outing was a razor thin split decision win over southpaw Ruben Traza in Lipa City, Batangas; so this Saturday Maryuan would like to score more convincing win. In contrast, opponent JR Estremos comes fresh from an impressive knock out triumph over Gensan's Michael Borja last October in La Trinidad, Benguet.

In an exciting girls fight, Japanese Kayoko Ebata (4-4, 2KO's) of Tokyo squares off 21-year-old Filipina Christine Latube Singwancha (1-3-2, 0KO's), a proud native of the paradisaical island of Palawan.

In her last fight last year, the Japanese Kayoko outpointed rookie Thailander Maimuang Sitkhurusian in Seoul Korea.

But the more active Christine Latube (this Saturday's fight will be her 6th combat this year), aims at scoring a much needed victory that will re-establish the faith that her trainers have in her. Christine's recent outings have produced mediocre results and her handlers expect that long sweat sessions and technique teachings will begin to produce positive outcomes. Soon enough fans will find out.

UNDERCARDS

In one of the preliminaries, promising undefeated 20-year-old flyweight Ben Mananquil Singwancha (8-0, 2KO's) of Zambanga del Norte will battle Bacolod's Mark Vito (8-10, 1KO) in a 6 rounder.

In addition, 20 year-old southpaw Alie Laurel Singwancha (7-2, 4KO's) of General Santos City faces Prell Topas in a 10 rounder, 120 lbs.

Also, featherweight Jayvee "Thunder" Alipio, 28, of Pampanga will clash with Ruel "Dangerous" Suya, 24, of Masbste in an 8 rounder.

Furthermore, thrilling Muay Thai Ultimate Test fights will surely entertain fans, action that can not be missed.

Kings of the Ring is a production of active promoter Brico Santig of Baguio's Highland Boxing and Thai boxing patron Naris Singwancha in association Agerico Paolo Abrogar Jr., Nelson Guitierrez, Virgilio Arniel Gutierrez and the major sponsorship and support of Maria Theresa Palado.

The matchmaker of this "King of The Ring" card is is work of Allan Alegria, 48, of Cotabato del Norte, in his youth a former 2-division Filipino National Champion.

Co-promoter Brico Santig has informed that the card is approved and supported by GAB (Philippines Games and Amusement Board), headed by the distinguish chairman Juan Ramon Guanzon. Guanzon is voting member of the WBC Board of Governors as well as WBC International Secretary.

PHOTO COURTESY OF HIGHLAND BOXING.


Click here to view a list of other articles written by Carlos Costa.


Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • ARGENTINE CAB DRIVER DAVID PERALTA STUNS FORMER WORLD CHAMPION ROBERT ‘THE GHOST’ GUERRERO
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Sun, 28 Aug 2016
  • MEXICO'S FOREIGN MINISTRY AND WBC SIGN AGREEMENT FOR "BOXING WITHOUT FRONTIERS - TWO NATIONS ONE DREAM" PROGRAM
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Sun, 28 Aug 2016
  • PHOTOS: PERALTA UPSETS GUERRERO
    By , Sun, 28 Aug 2016
  • ANCAJAS CONFIDENT TO SNATCH TITLE FROM ARROYO
    By Epifanio M. Almeda, Sun, 28 Aug 2016
  • Abap told of what it did wrong
    By Recah Trinidad, Sun, 28 Aug 2016
  • TABANAO LOSES ORIENTAL FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE TO UNBEATEN DOGBOE OF GHANA
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Sun, 28 Aug 2016
  • LUIS SANTOS WINS UNANIMOUS DECISION OVER FORMER CHAMPION IGOR SVIRID
    By , Sun, 28 Aug 2016
  • FITE TV announces television carriage deal for the WMMAA Pan-American Division Championships October 8-9 in Chile
    By , Sun, 28 Aug 2016
  • PROMOTER GELLO-ANI TELLS FILIPINO FIGHT FANS NOT TO WORRY ABOUT IBF FLYWEIGHT CHAMPION JOHNREIL CASIMERO
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Sat, 27 Aug 2016
  • IOC PRES. THOMAS BACH PRAISES AIBA FOR SUCCESSFUL RIO OLYMPIC BOXING
    By Maloney L. Samaco, Sat, 27 Aug 2016
  • CARLOS CUADRAS CONFIDENT OF BEATING PREVIOUSLY UNDEFEATED ‘CHOCOLATITO’ GONZALEZ
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Sat, 27 Aug 2016
  • ONE: TITLES & TITANS STRAWWEIGHT/FLYWEIGHT/BANTAMWEIGHT TOURNAMENT COMPLETE RESULTS
    By , Sat, 27 Aug 2016
  • Conor McGregor -- Spends A Fortune On Custom Suits ... Stylist Tells All (PHOTO GALLERY)
    By , Sat, 27 Aug 2016
  • Senator Pacquiao vows to help victims of injustice & poverty in the countryside
    By Aquiles Z. Zonio, Sat, 27 Aug 2016
  • WHO IS JESSIE VARGAS?
    By Maloney L. Samaco, Sat, 27 Aug 2016
  • DOGBOE BEATS TABANAO IN ACCRA
    By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., Sat, 27 Aug 2016
  • MAYFIELD WANTS EYUBOV REMATCH: I WAS ROBBED!
    By , Sat, 27 Aug 2016
  • LA FIGHT CLUB SEPTEMBER 2 CARD FIGHTERS CHRISTIAN GONZALEZ, EDGAR VALERIO AND TECHNOTITLAN NAVA LOS ANGELES MEDIA WORKOUT QUOTES
    By , Sat, 27 Aug 2016
  • Split-T Management signs amateur standout Mark Dawson to a managerial contract
    By , Sat, 27 Aug 2016
  • Connecticut Boxing Hall of Fame Class of 2016 Announced
    By , Sat, 27 Aug 2016
  • Guerrero, Peralta, Angulo, Hernandez, Gausha & Martinez Final Press Conference Quotes
    By , Fri, 26 Aug 2016
  • Duno eyes KO win vs. Thai in Tupi
    By , Fri, 26 Aug 2016
  • CHARLIE EDWARDS PREDICTS HE WILL BEAT IBF CHAMPION JOHNREIL CASIMERO
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Fri, 26 Aug 2016
  • Demi Lovato -- Dating UFC's Luke Rockhold ... We're Cool for the Summer (PHOTOS)
    By , Fri, 26 Aug 2016


  •  




     
    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
    © 2016 philboxing.com.