(Sports) PHL boxers Bautista, Marcial kick off bid for Rio Olympic slots

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on (Sports) PHL boxers Bautista, Marcial kick off bid for Rio Olympic slots 

BAKU, Azerbaijan, June 17 — Two young Filipino boxers embark on their final push for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympics as the AIBA World Olympic Qualifying Event reeled off Thursday at the Sarhadchi Stadium here.

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3 Pinoy boxers win in Indonesia

April 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on 3 Pinoy boxers win in Indonesia 

PALAMBANG, Indonesia, April 22 -– The ABAP national team was fortunate not to have drawn first day matches and the extra recovery day served them well as 3 of the 4 boxers who fought Tuesday scored impressive victories at the 22nd President's Cup at the Palembang Sports City Complex here.

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ABAP reg’l head disapproves Barriga, Suarez in joining AIBA pro slugfest

January 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on ABAP reg’l head disapproves Barriga, Suarez in joining AIBA pro slugfest 

By Lolito T. delos Reyes

DAVAO CITY, Jan. 16 (PNA) — The regional head of the Association of Boxing Alliances of the Philippines (ABAP) did not approve the participation of light flyweight Mark Anthony Barriga and lightweight Charly Suarez in the international governing body of the Association Internationale de Boxe Amateur (AIBA), or known as International Boxing Association’s pro boxing tournament which will be launched in March, this year.

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(Sports)Petecio settles for silver medal

November 25, 2014 by · Comments Off on (Sports)Petecio settles for silver medal 

By Jelly F. Musico

JEJU ISLAND, Korea, Nov. 25 (PNA) – Nesthy Petecio dug deep and engaged Russian Zinaida Dobrynina in four rugged rounds before settling for the silver medal in the finals of the featherweight division (57 kg.) of the AIBA World Women's Championships on Monday night here.

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150 Negrense kids seeing action in 5th Governor’s Boxing Cup

October 10, 2014 by · Comments Off on 150 Negrense kids seeing action in 5th Governor’s Boxing Cup 

By Nanette L. Guadalquiver

BACOLOD CITY, Oct 9 (PNA) — Almost 150 amateur boxers in Negros Occidental are seeing action in the 5th Governor Alfredo G. Marañon Jr. Open Boxing Provincial Championships that kicked off Wednesday at the BAYS Center in this city.

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