Philippines, 24 Apr 2014
  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

Salven Lagumbay

Eddie Alinea

Epifanio M. Almeda

Anthony Andales

Jason Aniel

Hesiquio Balderas

Sid Bañez

Brett Bonetti

Marlon Bernardino

Winchell Campos

Socrates Celestial

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

Edward Ligas

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  


‘Hercules’ waits for Yordan’s yes


PhilBoxing.com



Yordan.
Sportsman Elmer Anuran said Jun ‘‘Hercules’’ Doliguez is just waiting for Daud ‘‘Cino’’ Yordan and his camp’s approval so that the International Boxing Organization featherweight title fight will push though early next year at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore.

The youthful Anuran, founder of party-list group ALA-EH, said if Yordan is serious in testing the mettle of leading Filipino featherweights he must sign a contract to fight his ward who recently knocked out Eric Rapada in the 6th round before a highly-thrilled crowd at Agoncillo, Batangas.

‘‘Hercules is ready and it’s up to Yordan whether he wants to exchange punches with a Filipino warrior,’’ said Anuran, whose advocacy is sports development in the grassroots.

Doliguez (15-0-1), a provincemate of ring icon Manny Pacquiao, is proud owner of the WBO Oriental crown he won by flattening world-rated Ciso Morales.

Anuran, owner of the Touch Gloves Boxing Gym, expressed confidence that Yordan’s camp will agree to fight Doliguez. Dragon Fire, which is being credited for popularizing boxing in Singapore, believes that Doliguez-Yordan is going to be action-packed.

‘‘Touch Gloves Boxing Gym and Dragon Fire have verbally agreed that the fight mush happen. The ball is now in the hands of Yordan’s camp, so to speak,’’ said Anuran, who noted that the 5-foot-7 Doliguez is determined to join the elite list of Filipino boxing champions.

‘‘Here I am Cino. Fight a Filipino warrior,’’ Doliguez challenged the Indonesian boxing sensation.

The crafty Yordan threw the more accurate punches to defend his title for the second time against hard-fighting Choijiljavyn “Choi” Tseveenpurev (36-6, 24 KOs). Yordan sports a 30-2 mark.

In a statement to dragonfire.com, Yordan said “I have great respect for all Filipino fighters. Doliguez is the province mate of the one of my idols, the legendary Pinoy Manny Pacquiao so you know he is tough. I love the style of the Filipino fighters, they come to fight. ‘’ Yordan won the title after surviving an early knockdown against Filipino Lorenzo Villanueva last May.
Doliguez packs power but Yordan is expected use his ringmanship to gain the edge.

‘‘My wish is for Yordan not to run so that we can mix it up. If he’s going to run, then my team will be ready. I dream of becoming world champion someday and if given the opportunity will go for it. Rambulan na ito,’’ Doliguez said.


Click here to view a list of other articles written by Dennis U. Eroa.


Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • FLOYD MAYWEATHER AND MAYWEATHER PROMOTIONS FIGHTERS MEDIA WORKOUT QUOTES AND PHOTOS
    By , Thu, 24 Apr 2014
  • SHOWTIME Sports To Stream Thurman vs. Diaz Weigh-In Live Across Multiple Platforms Friday At 4 ET/1 PT
    By , Thu, 24 Apr 2014
  • NBA -- Wizards win Game 2, push Bulls to 0-2 hole
    By Kristy Gonowon, Wed, 23 Apr 2014
  • VAZQUEZ JR WON’T TAKE SONSONA LIGHTLY IN REMATCH
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Wed, 23 Apr 2014
  • NBA Playoffs -- Pacers cage Hawks to even series at 1-1
    By Joan Secuya-Medida, Wed, 23 Apr 2014
  • NBA Playoffs - Clippers bounce back big in Game 2, 138-98
    By Mohan Labra Ramchandani, Wed, 23 Apr 2014
  • FROILAN SALUDAR vs. MCWILLIAMS ARROYO FOR THE IBF WORLD #1 FLYWEIGHT ELIMINATION
    By , Wed, 23 Apr 2014
  • LUIS COLLAZO BIRTHDAY ROUNDTABLE QUOTES
    By , Wed, 23 Apr 2014
  • Gov. Solon updates DOH Secretary on provincial hospital
    By , Wed, 23 Apr 2014
  • FIVE BOUTS ADDED TO ONEFC: HONOR AND GLORY
    By , Wed, 23 Apr 2014
  • TOP PROMOTER LOU DIBELLA "DIBELLA ENTERTAINMENT" CONFIRMED FOR INAUGURAL BOX FAN EXPO TO TAKE PLACE THIS SEPTEMBER IN LAS VEGAS
    By , Wed, 23 Apr 2014
  • NIETES STEPS UP IN SPARRING SESSIONS
    By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., Wed, 23 Apr 2014
  • Donaire - Vetyeka Title Fight on HBO, May 31, at Venetian Macao
    By , Wed, 23 Apr 2014
  • Iron Mike Productions returns Thursday to Sands Resort Bethlehem in PA
    By , Wed, 23 Apr 2014
  • DONAIRE TRAINING HARD FOR VETYEKA TITLE FIGHT
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Tue, 22 Apr 2014
  • PRO BOXING IN PINAMUNGAHAN APR.23
    By , Tue, 22 Apr 2014
  • PHOTOS: HERO'S WELCOME FOR CONG. PACQUIAO IN SARANGANI
    By , Tue, 22 Apr 2014
  • NBA Playoffs -- Blazers shock Houston in overtime thriller
    By Rochelle Tubis, Tue, 22 Apr 2014
  • NBA - Noah named Defensive Player of the Year
    By Homer D. Sayson, Tue, 22 Apr 2014
  • DID NOYNOY AQUINO BEAT MANNY PACQUIAO TO THE 3-POINTER?
    By Recah Trinidad, Tue, 22 Apr 2014
  • MARCOS MAIDANA AND ROBERT GARCIA MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL
    By , Tue, 22 Apr 2014
  • PINOY PRIDE 25 NIETES VS FUENTES II COMPLETE UNDERCARD LINE-UP
    By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., Tue, 22 Apr 2014
  • WBA Fedelatin Champion Michael Angelo 'The Artist' Perez is ready for war against Romero
    By , Tue, 22 Apr 2014
  • NBA Playoffs - Spurs handle Mavs to grab 1-0 series lead
    By Homer D. Sayson, Tue, 22 Apr 2014


  •  




     
    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
    © 2014 philboxing.com.