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Francisco Guilledo: A World Champion Forever
By Emmanuel Rivera, RRT,, Mon, 15 Jul 2024

Art of Boxing: Courtesy of Rodolfo “Jun” Aquino. July 14, 2024 San Francisco, CA: Today, we bow our heads and remember Francisco Guilledo—known to the world as Pancho Villa—a champion
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Quizon to banner PCAP Grand Finals of Tournament of Champions chess tilt
By Marlon Bernardino,, Mon, 15 Jul 2024
Manila---Grandmaster elect and International Master Daniel Quizon will spearhead a strong cast clashing in the Professional Chess Association of the Philippines (PCAP) Grand Finals of Tournament of Champions (face to face, over the board) set July 19, 20 and 21 at the South Wing Atrium, Greenhills M  Read Full Story >>>

Turki Alalshikh and Eddie Hearn plot Terence Crawford vs. Jaron Ennis, Mon, 15 Jul 2024
It appears Saudi Arabian boxing powerbroker Turki Alalshikh believes Jaron Ennis has some boots to fill in the sport of boxing. Alalshikh proposed via social media a fight between Ennis and pound-for-pound great Terence Crawford at junior middleweight “soon.” Ennis (32-0, 29 KOs), 27, of Phil  Read Full Story >>>

Antimaro is new PBF super bantamweight champ (Complete Blow by Blow Card Results)
By Lito delos Reyes,, Mon, 15 Jul 2024

SOUTHPAW Ariel Antimaro of Agusan del Sur is new Philippine Boxing Federation super bantamweight champion. The 22-year-old Antimaro beat Jhundille Castino of Bohol by a unanimous decision last July 13 at the
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Jan Emmanuel Garcia shines in Xiangqi or Chinese Chess
By Marlon Bernardino,, Mon, 15 Jul 2024
Manila---Jan Emmanuel Garcia, a certified International Master in chess, made a podium finish at the conclusion of 17th Thousand Island Cups Philippine Xiangqi Open held at the Philippine Xianggi Federation headquarters, Dasmarinas Corporate Center in Binondo, Manila on Sunday, July 14. Garcia,  Read Full Story >>>

Age Is Just A Number For Manny Pacquiao
By Niall Doran, Boxing News and Views, Mon, 15 Jul 2024
Everyone seems to be writing Manny Pacquiao off in his comeback this year but why? Let’s take a look. Okay, Pacquiao is now 45-years-old and is not in his prime but he still has enough speed, power, ability, determination and all round boxing IQ to beat most welterweights out there. Fighters  Read Full Story >>>

Eddie Hearn: ‘Jaron Ennis must unify before facing Crawford at 154’
By Tom Ivers,, Mon, 15 Jul 2024
Promoter Eddie Hearn believes that his fighter Jaron ‘Boots’ Ennis must look to unify titles in the welterweight division before moving up to junior middleweight to face Terence Crawford. Ennis put on a dominant display in front of a sizeable crowd in Philadelphia, in his first fight with Hea  Read Full Story >>>

Antimaro whips Castino in Blow-By-Blow, Sun, 14 Jul 2024

Ariel Antimaro put on a clinic late Saturday night and beat Jhunrile Castino in their Philippine Boxing Federation super-bantamweight title fight during Manny Pacquiao Presents: Blow-By-Blow at the Paranaque Sports
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Phl squad coach wary of Cuban super fighter
By Nick Giongco, Daily Tribune, Sun, 14 Jul 2024
MADRID, Spain — Cuba’s two-time Olympic champion Arlen Lopez — and not China’s Asian Games gold medalist Tuohetarbieke Tanglatihan — is the biggest threat to Filipino bet Eumir Marcial’s gold medal bid in the Paris Olympics. “The Cuban,” Philippine national team coach Ronald Chave  Read Full Story >>>

Ray of LIGHT: Muratalla Topples Farmer, Sun, 14 Jul 2024

Villa Upset by Segawa in Featherweight Co-Feature LAS VEGAS (July 13, 2024) — Lightweight contender Raymond Muratalla (21-0, 16 KOs) passed his toughest stylistic test Saturday evening by defeating former world cha
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By Dong Secuya,, Sun, 14 Jul 2024

Ennis connects in the midsection of Avanesyan. Jaron 'Boots' Ennis of the United States returned triumphantly after a year's absence in front of his hometown fans with a 5th round TKO beatdown win over David Avan
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Veteran sports journalist Chino Trinidad dies at age 56
By Hermes Joy Tunac, GMA News Online, Sun, 14 Jul 2024
Chino Trinidad, a veteran sports journalist, has passed away. He was 56. The unfortunate news was confirmed to GMA News Online by his daughter, Floresse Trinidad. "Yes, we are very sad to share the news of his passing last night, July 13, 2024," Floresse said through SMS. Trinidad succumbed  Read Full Story >>>

Las Vegas Fight Day Media Hub: Raymond Muratalla vs. Tevin Farmer Lightweight Showdown, Sun, 14 Jul 2024

LIVE & Exclusively on ESPN+ TONIGHT at 6:50 p.m. ET/3:50 p.m. PT Las Vegas (July 13, 2024) — The lightweights will take center stage TONIGHT at the Pearl Concert Theater at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas.
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Gentri's Suyamin nails Eastern Asian Youth Rapid Chess gold medal
By Marlon Bernardino,, Sun, 14 Jul 2024
Manila---Veteran age-group campaigner Woman National Master Bonjoure Fille Suyamin of General Trias City, Cavite saved the best for last for Philippine delegation as she erased all her frustrations by winning her coveted gold medal in the international chess arena. The 14-year-old Suyamin, a grad  Read Full Story >>>


Mexican puncher extends deal with Eddie Hearn – fight news coming soon Eduardo ‘Rocky’ Hernandez has penned a multi-fight promotional deal with Eddie Hearn and Matchroom. Hernandez (35-2 32 KO
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King's Gambit Online Chess School Players Shine in Huge Chess Tournaments
By Marlon Bernardino,, Sun, 14 Jul 2024
King's Gambit Online Chess School players of Coach Richard Villaseran continue to reap wins after wins in national tournaments with National Masters Keith Ilar and John Cyrus Borce leading a 1-2 finish in the U17 Henry Oaminal rapid tournament in Ozamiz City to bring home P60,000 and P30,000 respec  Read Full Story >>>

Canelo Alvarez Reveals Game Plan For ‘Very Difficult’ Terence Crawford Fight: “That’s The Key”
By Kerr Ferguson,, Sat, 13 Jul 2024
Although Saul ‘Canelo‘ Alvarez has been so far dismissive of a fight with Terence Crawford, it doesn’t mean he hasn’t considered a plan of action for the match-up. Crawford surprised fans and analysts when, after his statement Errol Spence Jr victory to become undisputed at 147, said he w  Read Full Story >>>

Third Straight Draw for Jan Emmanuel Garcia
By Marlon Bernardino,, Sat, 13 Jul 2024
Manila---Jan Emmanuel Garcia played his third draw in the ongoing 17th Thousand Island Cups Philippine Xiangqi Open at the Dasmarinas Corporate Center in Binondo, Manila on Saturday. Garcia, a certified International Master in chess drew with Wang Sing in the sixth round. In his previous game, Garci  Read Full Story >>>

Memorable July: A Tale of Two Boxers
By Teodoro Medina Reynoso,, Sat, 13 Jul 2024

July, the second month of summer in the Northern Hemisphere has seen many significant boxing bouts that are now etched in the storied annals of the fight sport. These included the July 4, 1910 Battle of the Century bout
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Basic Mountaineering Course on Aug. 24-25 at GAP Farms
By Lito delos Reyes,, Sat, 13 Jul 2024
DAVAO CITY -- A Basic Mountaineering Course is set on August 24 and 25 at the GAP Farming Resorts in Green Meadows, Ma-a. “Let's get brilliant at the basics,” said Mountaineering Federation of Southern Mindanao [MFSM] President Gene “Jimboy” Sumampong, who is also a BMC instructor. The  Read Full Story >>>

Jaron Boots Ennis Reaction To Pacquiao Comeback
By Niall Doran, Boxing News and Views, Sat, 13 Jul 2024
The Manny Pacquiao boxing comeback is gathering steam all the time and it is thought a world title shot is possible for him. Some current contenders and champions have been taken back by the news that the 45-year-old is able to come back and instantly get a title shot. Jaron “Boots” Ennis   Read Full Story >>>

Boots Ennis Returns With Philadelphia On His Back
By Chris Carlson,, Sat, 13 Jul 2024

This Saturday night Jaron Ennis returns to the ring in a homecoming bout live from the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia streaming on DAZN. Recently Boots faced outside the ring issues in court pertaining to whom
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‘Boots’ defends his IBF World Welterweight title in Philadelphia tomorrow TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW AT TICKETMASTER.COM (All times ET) Doors open at 4.30pm First bell – 5.20pm 4 x 3 mins Bantamweigh
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Weigh-In Results: Raymond Muratalla vs. Tevin Farmer Lightweight Showdown, Sat, 13 Jul 2024

LIVE on ESPN+ TOMORROW at 6:50 p.m. ET/3:50 p.m. PT. Pearl Concert Theater at Palms Casino Resort (Las Vegas) (ESPN+, 6:50 p.m. ET/3:50 p.m. PT) • Raymond Muratalla 134.1 lbs vs. Tevin Farmer 134.7 lbs (N
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Pacquiao verdict in question?
By Joaquin Henson,, Sat, 13 Jul 2024

Paradigm Sports Management lawyers opposing the California superior court judgment that dismissed the breach of contract case against former eight-division world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao are given up to Monday to file an obj
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Janibek-Mikhailovich Middleweight Title Fight OFF; Raymond Muratalla-Tevin Farmer lightweight battle elevated to the main event, Sat, 13 Jul 2024
Janibek was hospitalized for dehydration Thursday evening LAS VEGAS (July 12, 2024) — WBO/IBF middleweight world champion Janibek Alimkhanuly was forced to withdraw from Saturday’s title defense against Andrei Mikhailovich at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas after being hospitalized Thursday   Read Full Story >>>


World title challenger aiming to raise awareness of Rett Syndrome in Philadelphia showdown David Avanesyan can become a two-time World ruler on Saturday night as he takes on IBF Welterweight champion Jaron ‘Boots’ Enn
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Antimaro to fight Castino in Paranaque
By Lito delos Reyes,, Sat, 13 Jul 2024

SOUTHPAW Ariel Antimaro [7-2-1, 2KOs] of Agusan del Sur will fight Jhunrille “Rambo” Castino [14-5-0, 4KOs] of Bohol on July 13 at the Paranaque Sports Complex in Barangay San Antonio, Paranaque City. The 22-yea
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Eimantas Stanionis open to giving Manny Pacquiao WBA title shot
By Phil D. Jay, World Boxing News, Sat, 13 Jul 2024
WBA welterweight champion Eimantas Stanionis has informed World Boxing News that he would be willing to offer Manny Pacquiao a shot at the title. As WBN reported before anybody else, Pacquiao is in talks to face Mario Barrios for the WBC welterweight title. In several updates since then, WBN has   Read Full Story >>>

New T-Rex Signee Samantha Worthington Takes on Edina Kiss on Saturday, July 27, at Detroit’s LITTLE CAESARS ARENA; Husam Al Mashhadi, Cameran Pankey in Separate Duels, Undefeated WBC #1 Danielle Perkins Takes on Scotland’s Christianne Fahey Plus, All-Detroit Scrap Between Once-Beatens Gordie   Read Full Story >>>