5 PH boxers gun for Olympic berths

March 08, 2020
AMMAN, Jordan — The Philippine boxing team went two of three on the final day of preliminaries in the Asia-Oceana Olympics Qualification Tournament Saturday at the Prince Hamzeh in this ancient capital city.

Bautista draws first blood for Team PH

March 04, 2020
AMMAN, Jordan – Ian Clark Bautista forced his fancied Japanese opponent Hayato Tsutsumi into close quarters and relied on his short power punches to earn the nod of three of the five judges on opening day of the Asia-Oceania Olympic Qualifying Tournament here Tuesday afternoon.

FORMER WORLD CHAMP ‘WINS’

January 19, 2020
The Supreme Court has ordered the heirs of boxing promoter Rodolfo Nazario to pay former world boxing champion Luisito Espinosa the sum of P6.6 million as part of his prize money for winning his title fight with Argentine Carlos Rios in 1997.

Boxing team looking good

December 07, 2019
Three Filipino boxers, led by two-time titlest Eumir Felix Marcial, made it to the finals of their respective weight divisions as the host squad continued to live up to expectations as the hottest favorite for the ring crown.

Suarez: A chance hard to pass up

October 15, 2019
Despite already fighting as a pro at the start of the year, Suarez still agreed to join the Philippine boxing team and has been part of the men’s side that will compete in the 30th Southeast Asian Games later this year.

Marcial settles for silver in Russia

September 22, 2019
Eumir Felix Marcial was leading in the scorecards after the first round when he got caught by a wayward left hook during a wild exchange halfway in the second. His final opponent, Gleb Bakshi of Russia, then coasted the rest of the fight in the AIBA World Boxing Championships in Ekaterinburg Saturday night.

PH fighter gains ‘Elite’ finals

September 21, 2019
Filipino national boxer Eumir Felix Marcial barged into the finals of the AIBA World Elite Men's Boxing Championships in Ekaterinburg, Russia Friday with a scintillating win over third-seeded Tursynbay Kulakhmet of Kazakhstan.