Philippines, 31 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  


Penalosa brothers to face Thai fighters in Macau


PhilBoxing.com




The fighting tandem of Dodie Boy Jr. and Dave Penalosa will likely be facing fighters from Thailand as their respective opponents on April 6th in Macau, China.

According to a source with knowledge of the negotiations, Dodie Boy Jr., 23, is being eyed to face 24 year old Ngaotawan Sithsaithong (10-8-1, 5 KOs) of Bangkok, Thailand in an 8 round super bantamweight (122 pounds) bout.

The younger Dave, 22, who will also be fighting that night, is being paired against 26 year old Thai bantamweight, Cheroenchai Sithsaithong (4-3,3 KOs) in a proposed 6 round bantamweight (118 pounds) contest.

Both brothers are part of a Top Rank sponsored event at the Venetian Casino and Resort which will feature Filipino flyweight champ, Brian Viloria in the main event.

Others in the card include debuting Chinese professional boxer and former Olympic gold medal winner, Zou Shiming who just inked with Top Rank and unbeaten Filipino flyweight, Milan Melindo.

Dodie Boy Jr. is coming off a spectacular 2nd round knockout win against Mexican, Jesus Lule in the undercard of Manny Pacquiao – Juan Manuel Marquez IV in Las Vegas last December. He boasts of a young 10-o record, with all of his wins coming by knockout.

Dave is also unbeaten in 5 outings, with 3 of them coming by knockouts. His last win was also by knockout in the 4th of Thai fighter, Yodpichai Sithsaithong in Mandaluyong City, Philippines last August 8th.

The Penalosa brothers are currently in the middle of training at the Cebu City Sports Complex Boxing Gym in Cebu under the watchful eyes of their father and Filipino boxing legend, Dodie Boy Sr. and Uncle Carmelo Penalosa who is serving as their trainers.

Both brothers are excited to be a part of the big boxing card in the booming tourist and gambling capital in Asia.

You can reach the author at rrmaze24@aol.com.

Photo: Penalosa brothers Dave (L) and Dodie Boy Jr. (R).


Click here to view a list of other articles written by Rich Mazon .


Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • DONNIE NIETES SIGNS LIMITED EDITION PHOTOS FOR DENTISTRY FOR EVERY VILLAGE FOUNDATION FUND RAISER
    By , Wed, 31 Aug 2016
  • The Past Week In Action 30 August 2016
    By Eric Armit, Wed, 31 Aug 2016
  • CINDERELLA MAN CALLS IT A DAY: JACK ASIS RETIRES
    By , Wed, 31 Aug 2016
  • The "O" must go in co-feature showdown at "Knockout Night at the D" between Undefeated junior middleweight prospects Rolando Garza & Neeco Macias
    By , Wed, 31 Aug 2016
  • American Top Team partners with World MMA Association
    By , Wed, 31 Aug 2016
  • JEFF MAYWEATHER BELIEVES VARGAS IS IN A GREAT SITUATION AGAINST PACQUIAO
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Wed, 31 Aug 2016
  • IBF WORLD TITLE-FIGHT: ARROYO-ANCAJAS FACEOFF/WEIGH-IN ON SEPT. 2
    By Lito delos Reyes, Wed, 31 Aug 2016
  • SOLID BROADWAY BOXING CARD ANNOUNCED STRONG NEW ENGLAND FLAVOR
    By , Wed, 31 Aug 2016
  • UFC's Alistair Overeem -- Brock Lesnar Will Never Return to UFC (VIDEO)
    By , Wed, 31 Aug 2016
  • MANNY PACQUIAO AND JESSIE VARGAS LOS ANGELES PRESS CONFERENCE LUNCHEON TO ANNOUNCE THEIR WORLD TITLE RUMBLE
    By , Tue, 30 Aug 2016
  • So who needs this no-glory Pacquiao fight?
    By Recah Trinidad, Tue, 30 Aug 2016
  • NIETES, MAGSAYO, VILLANUEVA SOCAL MALL TOUR
    By , Tue, 30 Aug 2016
  • JEAN-CLAUDE VAN DAMME HOPES THERE CAN BE A PACQUIAO-MAYWEATHER REMATCH
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Tue, 30 Aug 2016
  • CANELO VS. SMITH PPV UNDERCARD CONFERENCE CALL TRANSCRIPT
    By , Tue, 30 Aug 2016
  • Paige VanZant -- I've Never Seen 'Karate Kid' ... Despite Solid Crane Kick (VIDEO)
    By , Tue, 30 Aug 2016
  • PROMOTER LEWKOWICZ SAYS PERALTA NO LONGER A CAB DRIVER AFTER HUGE UPSET VICTORY OVER ROBERT GUERRERO
    By , Mon, 29 Aug 2016
  • SADAM ALI AND EDDIE GOMEZ TO HEADLINE THE CANELO VS. SMITH PRELIMINARY UNDERCARD
    By , Mon, 29 Aug 2016
  • BOX-OFFS VI RESULTS
    By Felman Gingoyon, Mon, 29 Aug 2016
  • GH3 Promotions signs undefeated Heavyweight Ray Edwards
    By , Mon, 29 Aug 2016
  • MAYWEATHER AGAIN DENIES RETURN
    By Maloney L. Samaco, Mon, 29 Aug 2016
  • ARROYO ARRIVES FOR DEFENSE VS. ANCAJAS
    By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., Mon, 29 Aug 2016
  • CHARLIE EDWARDS KILLING HIMSELF IN TRAINING FOR CASIMERO TITLE FIGHT
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Mon, 29 Aug 2016
  • 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


  •  




     
    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.