MANIATIS WINS WBC ASIA PACIFIC PROMOTER OF THE YEAR AWARD
By Ronnie Nathanielsz
Mon, 11 Feb 2013
Well known Australian promoter and fairly frequent Manila visitor Peter Maniatis has been awarded the Australasia World Boxing Council Asia Pacific “Promoter of the Year” award for 2012.
Maniatis who is a multi-titled promoter in Victoria was informed about the latest award by Patrick Cusik of the WBC Asia Pacific Committee.
Maniatis won the award for having staged three WBC regional title fights in Melbourne.
The likeable promoter who handles the careers of a few Filipino fighters along with Jimmy Manangquil said “This is a big honor to win the WBC award and I would like to thank Patrick Cusik and the WBC Asia Pacific Committee for the award.”
Their top world title prospect is Pan Asia Boxing Association or PABA light flyweight champion Randy Petalcorin, a talented southpaw who is now ranked No. 4 by the World Boxing Association.
The 21 year old Petalcorin will defend his PABA title at the Pagcor Grand Theater airport casino in Paranaque where he will face promising Rene Patilano who has a record of 7-1-1 with 3 knockouts..
Nicknamed “Razor” Petalcorin has looked sharp and sports an impressive 19-1 record with 14 knockouts.
Aside from Petalcorin , Maniatis and Manangquil handle a 18 year old undefeated lightweight prospect
Harmonito Della Torre who is 6-0 4kos.
Click here to view a list of other articles written by Ronnie Nathanielsz.
Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:
|KONCZ WASN'T IMPRESSED WITH MISS PHILIPPINES|
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Thu, 29 Jan 2015ARUM HOPES A PACQUIAO-MAYWEATHER FIGHT WILL BE WRAPPED UP BY END OF THE WEEK
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Thu, 29 Jan 2015Pacquiao: It’s now or never
By Recah Trinidad, Thu, 29 Jan 2015Guillermo Rigondeaux encouraged by Oscar de la Hoya comment about Leo Santa Cruz unification fight
By , Thu, 29 Jan 2015NBA -- Raptors shake off slow start, beat Pacers, 104-91
By Anthony Rozic, Thu, 29 Jan 2015Sampson Boxing/WBC Announce 'Jose Sulaiman Cup' Super Welterweight Tournament to Honor Jose Sulaiman
By , Thu, 29 Jan 2015Undefeated Kyrone Davis set to face Jonathan Garcia this Saturday at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia
By , Thu, 29 Jan 2015Boxing manager Adrian Clark releases mini documentary Adrian Clark: Before The Bell on Youtube
By , Thu, 29 Jan 2015Robinson Castellanos Wins Big in San Antonio on golden boy live!
By , Thu, 29 Jan 2015Paragua, Ondangan, Sevilla, Nouri shine in US chess tourneys
By Marlon Bernardino, Thu, 29 Jan 2015CARIASO REJOINS ALASKA AS ASSISTANT COACH
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Thu, 29 Jan 2015Mayweather and Pacquiao come face to face for the first time
By Rich Mazon , Wed, 28 Jan 2015PACQUIAO, MAYWEATHER AT HEAT V BUCKS GAME IN MIAMI
By , Wed, 28 Jan 2015EL NIÑO VS. EL DOLAR IN PINOY PRIDE 29
By Maloney L. Samaco, Wed, 28 Jan 2015New York City boxing leader Tony Mazzarella has passed away
By , Wed, 28 Jan 2015Team Fight to Walk begins Pushups for Paralysis!
By , Wed, 28 Jan 2015TIBAY NG PINOY 6: Cabalquinto, Palicte vow to KO Thais
By Lito delos Reyes, Wed, 28 Jan 2015BEN ASKREN DETERMINED TO REMAIN ONEFC WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPION
By , Wed, 28 Jan 2015Undefeated Middleweight Prospect Caleb Plant Returns To The Ring This Saturday In Philly
By , Wed, 28 Jan 2015FRANCISCO VARGAS VS. WILL TOMLINSON TO HEADLINE HBO LATINO® BOXING AT THE FREEMAN COLISEUM THURSDAY, MARCH 12
By , Wed, 28 Jan 2015An Open Letter From Cerresso Fort
By , Wed, 28 Jan 2015NBA -- Pelicans handle Sixers to win fourth straight
By Absalon Inocian, Jr., Wed, 28 Jan 2015NBA -- Kobe to have surgery, likely done for the season
By Homer D. Sayson, Wed, 28 Jan 2015DIALE EYEING OPBF REMATCH WITH ETO
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Tue, 27 Jan 2015