Mobile Home | Desktop Version


PETECIO DEFEATS ARIAS, ADVANCES TO MEDAL ROUND
By Dong Secuya, PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 28 Jul 2021

Nesthy Petecio of the Philippines defeated Yeni Marcela Arias of Columbia, 5-0, in their Tokyo 2020 Olympics quarterfinal women's featherweight bout at the Kokugikan Arena in Tokyo, Japan this morning to advance to the semi
  Read Full Story >>>

Tokyo Olympics: Philippines’ Nesthy Petecio bludgeons her way into featherweight semi-finals with unanimous points win
By Paul Ryding, South China Morning Post, Wed, 28 Jul 2021
Filipino featherweight Nesthy Petecio hammered her way into an Tokyo Olympics gold medal shot with a convincing unanimous points win over Colombia’s Yeni Marcela Arias Castaneda at the Kokugikan Arena on Wednesday. Petecio was awarded every round by the judges and will now meet Italian Irma Tes  Read Full Story >>>

YILDIRIM - THE CANELO FIGHT IS OLD NEWS
PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 28 Jul 2021

'Mr Robot' looks to bounce back against Cullen Avni Yildirim has brushed off his defeat at the hands of pound-for-pound king Canelo Alvarez and is ready to launch his quest at a new weight when he takes on Jack Cullen on t
  Read Full Story >>>

Oscar De La Hoya: Manny Pacquiao is a great fighter, but I was drained when I fought him
By JJ Wrighter , NowBoxing.com, Wed, 28 Jul 2021
Oscar De La Hoya is ready to step back into the boxing ring for the first time since his TKO loss to Manny “Pac-Man” Pacquiao in 2008. The 48-year-old Olympic Gold Medalist from East LA, is scheduled to take on former UFC champion Vitor Belfort in a light heavyweight bout at the Staples Cente  Read Full Story >>>

Petecio fights Arias today in quarterfinals
By Lito delos Reyes, PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 28 Jul 2021

Petecio. DAVAO CITY (July 27) – Nesty “Nesh” Petecio of Santa Cruz, Davao del Sur will fight Yeni Arias of Colombia at 10 a.m. today in the XXXII Olympic quarterfinal round of women’s featherweight division at the Kokug
  Read Full Story >>>

Rising Unbeaten Heavyweight Michael Coffie To Face Jonathan Rice in FOX PBC Fight Night Main Event & on FOX Deportes This Saturday, July 31 from Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.
PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 28 Jul 2021

Veteran Contender Andre Dirrell, Plus Unbeaten Prospects Maliek Montgomery & Paul Kroll Compete In Separate Attractions on FS1 PBC Fight Night at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT Following FOX Broadcast NEWARK, N.J. (July 27, 2021)
  Read Full Story >>>

WBO #9 Yomar Alamo faces Adrian Yung Aug.13 on Telemundo
PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 28 Jul 2021
Miami, FL; Boxeo Telemundo initiates it Summer Series following the coverage of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic games on August 13th, live with audience from Osceola Heritage Park Events Center(OHP) in Kissimmee, FL. Rising WBO Latino Super Lightweight Champion Yomar “The Magic” Alamo(19-0-1) will headli  Read Full Story >>>

Championship final of Inaugural “Granite Chin Invitational” Takes center stage as part of Day-Night Doubleheader
PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 28 Jul 2021

QUINCY, Mass. (July 27, 2021) – The championship final of the inaugural “Granite Chin Invitational will take center stage as part of another Granite Chin Promotions Pro-Am doubleheader on August 28th at New England
  Read Full Story >>>

COVID issues cancels Thursday’s RJJ BOXING show in Mexico
PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 28 Jul 2021
LAS VEGAS (July 27, 2021) --- Roy Jones Jr. Boxing Promotions has announced that its schedule event this Thursday in Mexico, slated to be streamed live on UFC FIGHT PASS®, has been canceled due to COVID-19 issues. “COVID-19 is on the rise, and we needed to protect our fighters, as well as resp  Read Full Story >>>

World title shot for Mama
By Joaquin Henson, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 27 Jul 2021

Jayson Mama. In December last year, unbeaten General Santos City fighter Jayson Mama flew to South Africa to challenge then IBF flyweight champion Moruti Mthalane only to be told the match was cancelled because “the
  Read Full Story >>>

JOSHUA VS. USYK TICKETS GO ON SALE NEXT WEEK!
PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 27 Jul 2021

'AJ' defends Heavyweight crowns at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium Tickets for Anthony Joshua's huge Heavyweight World Title showdown with Oleksandr Uysk at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday September 25 will go on sale nex
  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao: Spence Gives Chance To 'Make My Case' as an All-Time Great
By Lyle Fitzsimmons, BoxingScene.com, Tue, 27 Jul 2021
Manny Pacquiao. Say the name and you’re sure to get a reaction. The huge majority would brand him a generational superstar thanks to a championship climb that’s earned him sanctioning body recognition in seven weight classes. And even those who scoff at some of the achievements have no  Read Full Story >>>

The ‘Next Manny Pacquiao’ is the favorite to win the long-awaited gold medal in the Tokyo Olympics
By George Mackie, The Washington Newsday, Tue, 27 Jul 2021
The ‘Next Manny Pacquiao’ is the favorite to win the long-awaited gold medal in the Tokyo Olympics. A Filipino boxing prodigy dubbed the “next Manny Pacquiao” may have made a solid case for winning gold in the Tokyo Olympics. The fact that Filipino boxer Eumir Marcial was a flag-bearer  Read Full Story >>>

$1000 To Knock Manny Pacquiao Down?
By T J Rives, Big Fight Weekend, Tue, 27 Jul 2021
The anticipation has begun to build for the August Unified Welterweight Title fight in Las Vegas between Errol Spence and Manny Pacquiao. And, an interesting “financial aspect” to the Filipino future Hall of Famer’s training has emerged from his legendary trainer Freddie Roach. Roach told t  Read Full Story >>>

EXCLUSIVE: Bob Arum details how Covid-19 ravaged Tyson Fury camp
By Dan Rafael, World Boxing News, Tue, 27 Jul 2021
Heavyweight champion Tyson Fury received one vaccination shot against Covid-19 but decided not to get the second dose needed to complete the course because he was worried about having a reaction that would force him to miss training camp time in preparation for his third fight with former titleholde  Read Full Story >>>

Hidilyn Diaz Olympic Gold Has Sent My Odyssey as Sports Fan Full Circle
By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 27 Jul 2021

Diaz's Tokyo Olympics gold winning performance. With modern Wonderwoman Hidilyn Diaz winning in women's weightlifting 55 kg class, at last our long cherished first gold medal in the Olympics yesterday, July
  Read Full Story >>>

The Past Week in Action 26 July 2021: Joyce Stops Takam in 6
By Eric Armit, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 27 Jul 2021

Highlights: -Joe Joyce strengthens his claim to a world title shot with stoppage of Carlos Takam -Murat Gassiev returns to action and stops Michael Wallisch in a heavyweight contest -Alberto Puello and Eric Rosa win i
  Read Full Story >>>

Mama will do everything to be a world champion
By Lito delos Reyes, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 27 Jul 2021

DAVAO CITY –Undefeated Jayson “Smasher” Mama of Gen. Santos City will do everything to be a world champion when he fights reigning champion Sunny "Showtime" Edwards of United Kingdom for the International Boxing
  Read Full Story >>>

Freddie Roach puts bounty on Manny Pacquiao’s head
By Anthony Cocks, RingNews24, Tue, 27 Jul 2021
Trainer Freddie Roach has offered up a $1000 bounty to any sparring partner who can knockdown Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao 62-7-2 (39) as he prepares to challenge WBC and IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr 27-0 (21) at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on August 21. “Manny doe  Read Full Story >>>

The Comeback Heavyweight Contender JD Chapman Continues
PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 27 Jul 2021

July 28, 2021, Fort Smith, Arkansas—American Heavyweight Contender JD “The Natural” Chapman (30-0, 26 KO’s) continues his surprise comeback on July 31, 2021 when he takes on veteran gatekeeper Terrell Jamal Woods (24-49-9) a
  Read Full Story >>>

PH Chessers Overwhelm Competition in the International Chess Day Blitz Tournament 2021 in Dubai
By Marlon Bernardino, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 27 Jul 2021
Final Standings: 8.5 points---IM Oliver Dimakiling (Philippines) 7 points---John Vincent Cayaba (Philippines) 6.5 points---AGM Dandel Fernandez (Philippines), Nelman Lagutin (Philippines), Kush Devnani (India) 6 points--- John-John Mendoza (Philippines), Abdulla Murad (UAE), Rocky Pabalan (Phili  Read Full Story >>>

SPORTS SHORTS 181: HIDILYN DIAZ WINS THE PHILIPPINES' FIRST OLYMPIC GOLD AFTER 97 YEARS, CARLO PAALAM AND NESTHY PETECIO ADVANCE TO THE NEXT ROUND
By Maloney L. Samaco, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 27 Jul 2021

It's been 97 years since the Philippines participated its first Olympics with lone entry sprinter David Nepomuceno. Now the almost never-ending wait for an Olympic gold medal is over after Hidilyn Diaz championed in
  Read Full Story >>>

Nahir Albright and Mark Dawson Jr. win Main Events During RDR Promotions "Crossroads" Weekend
PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 27 Jul 2021
PHILADELPHIA (JULY 26, 2021)-This past weekend, RDR Promotions staged two incredible night's of boxing that featured fighters from all over the world. Both events, which originated from the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia were streamed live to a worldwide audience on www.bxngtv.com. The weekend, du  Read Full Story >>>

Split-T Management Signs Amateur Heavyweight Star Devon Young
PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 27 Jul 2021

NEW YORK (July 26, 2021) - Split-T Management has signed heavyweight Devon Young to a managerial contract. The 22 year-old Young is from Aiken, South Carolina, and compiled an impressive 42-12 mark as an amateur. "I think thi
  Read Full Story >>>

Terence Crawford vs. Shawn Porter: An Early Look
By Paul Magno, Overtime Heroics, Tue, 27 Jul 2021
Terence Crawford vs. Shawn Porter may not be THE fight everyone wants to see at welterweight, but it definitely is ONE of the fights everyone should want to see. Last week, the WBO, in an ever-so-rare moment of doing more good than bad, ordered their defending 147 lb. titlist, Crawford, to defend  Read Full Story >>>

Wilder's Coach Confident Delay Will Benefit His Fighter More Than Fury
BoxingScene.com, Tue, 27 Jul 2021
Malik Scott, the new head trainer for heavyweight contender Deontay Wilder, believes his fighter will receive the most benefit from the most recent delay to the trilogy fight with WBC world champion Tyson Fury. (photo by Ryan Hafey) Both Wilder and Fury have been inactive since February 2020. In   Read Full Story >>>

Mama to challenge Edwards for IBF world flyweight title
By Lito delos Reyes, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 26 Jul 2021

DAVAO CITY – Undefeated Jayson “Smasher” Mama of Gen. Santos City will challenge reigning champion Sunny "Showtime" Edwards of the United Kingdom for the International Boxing Federation world flyweight title on Sep
  Read Full Story >>>

WOOD - GOLDEN BOY HAVE MADE A MISTAKE PICKING ME
PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 26 Jul 2021

'Leigh-thal' vows to become the UK's latest World Champion Leigh Wood believes that Xu Can's promoter Golden Boy have made a mistake by choosing him as their WBA Featherweight World Champion's latest defence on the first week of
  Read Full Story >>>

GRANADOS PROMISES TO HUMBLE BENN
PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 26 Jul 2021

Granados. 'Tigre' aims to stop "England's new golden boy" Adrian Granados says he will “humble” Conor Benn when they collide for the WBA Continental Welterweight Title at the top of Fight Camp Week 1 in Brentwoo
  Read Full Story >>>

Boxing community gives 2nd ‘ayuda’
By Lito delos Reyes, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 26 Jul 2021
DAVAO CITY – At least 175 boxers, trainers and matchmakers again received their second ‘ayuda’ yesterday (July 24) at the Elorde Sports Complex in Paranaque City. They received rice and grocery items from the boxing community headed by Dante Almario, president of the Philippine Boxing Prom  Read Full Story >>>