Philippines, 01 Feb 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  


AL BERNSTEIN CELEBRATES PPV ANNIVERSARY

PhilBoxing.com


When Hall Of Fame boxing broadcaster Al Bernstein serves as ringside analyst on the May 4 SHOWTIME Pay-Per-View telecast of Floyd Mayweather vs. Robert Guerrero he will celebrate a significant milestone. It will mark 30 years since he did his first major pay per view match in 1983—Marvin Hagler vs. Roberto Duran.

In those 30 years Al has also called PPV matches featuring the likes of Sugar Ray Leonard, Tommy Hearns, Manny Pacquiao, Evander Holyfield, George Foreman, Mike Tyson, Miguel Cotto and many other champions. Now reigning pound for pound champion Floyd Mayweather joins the list. “It’s exciting to get to chronicle the final portion of Floyd’s career,” Al said. He added, “This fight with Robert Guerrero starts his final push to complete his career undefeated and add to his boxing legacy. Guerrero presents an intriguing challenge to Mayweather because of Robert’s innate toughness, bruising style and the fact that he is a lefty.”


Bernstein also said he believes this fight is the center of a boxing “storm” of great fights that may end up making this a banner year for the sport. Al explained the year this way: “We have seen several fight of the year candidates already in 2013 and scores of other great fights. There are at least a half dozen potentially superb matches already scheduled for the coming months, and more will be added. 2013 has the earmarks of being one of boxing’s best in the last decade.”

IN OTHER NEWS:

The Nevada Boxing Hall Of Fame is hosting “A Night With Boxing Legends” on Thursday, May 2 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The event, beginning at 7:30 p.m. will feature four members of the inaugural class to be inducted into he NVBHOF. Al Bernstein, Mike McCallum, Freddie Roach and Joe Cortez will be on hand to meet and greet attendees, do a question and answer session, and sign autographs. To get more information on the event and to purchase tickets, log on to www.nvbhof.com .

Two lucky fans will win copies of Al Bernstein’s book, “30 Years 30 Undeniable Truths About Boxing, Sports and TV,” in connection with the Floyd Mayweather vs. Robert Guerrero fight. On Al Bernstein’s facebook fan page at https://www.facebook.com/AlBernsteinLive and also on Al’s Google Plus page http://gplus.to/albernsteinlive there is a contest for fans to guess the combined number of punches thrown in the bout. The winner on each site gets a signed copy of the book. The book is available in e-book or print form at http://j.mp/albernstein . The audio version of the book is also now available at www.audible.com/AlBernstein .


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


Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • NBA -- Raptors outlast Nets in OT, 127-122
    By Ben Paz, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
  • SONSONA & CASIMERO BOUND FOR THE U.S FOR TRAINING
    By , Sun, 01 Feb 2015
  • WBC, WBA, IBF MOVING TOWARDS CROWNING ONE WORLD CHAMPION IN EACH DIVISION
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
  • Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith: Finding the Truth? Boxing at La Princesa & Manny
    By Don Smith, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
  • GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS SIGNS MARCELINO LOPEZ
    By , Sat, 31 Jan 2015
  • Adones, Palicte, Thais make weight limit
    By Lito delos Reyes, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
  • NO CONTRACT PREPARED AS YET FOR PACQUIAO-MAYWEATHER FIGHT
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
  • DEAR FLOYD
    By Reni M. Valenzuela, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
  • NBA -- Irving's career-high 55 points lift Cavs over Blazers 99-94
    By Jose Carlos Monroy, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
  • NBA --BUCKS SIGN MARTIN FOR REMAINDER OF SEASON
    By , Sat, 31 Jan 2015
  • BOB ARUM GUEST OF PETER MUSGNI ON ‘TEKA MUNA’ OVER dzMM TELERADYO ON SATURDAY
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Fri, 30 Jan 2015
  • PHOTOS: PACQUIAO PLAYS BASKETBALL IN GLENDALE, CA
    By , Fri, 30 Jan 2015
  • DIALE’S INDONESIAN OPPONENT SIX POUNDS OVER THE FLYWEIGHT LIMIT
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Fri, 30 Jan 2015
  • 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


  •  




     
    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.