Nietes keeps title after fight vs Mexican foe ends in draw

Glendale Rosal 12/12/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Donnie “Ahas” Nietes retained his World Boxing Organization (WBO) international super flyweight title after absorbing a draw against Norbelto Jimenez of the Dominican Republic in their controversial world title eliminator bout in the under…

Tapales-Teshigawara eliminator now in undercard of Donaire-Gaballo title tiff

Glendale G. Rosal 11/27/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The world title eliminator bout between former WBO world bantamweight champion Marlon “Nightmare” Tapales and Hiroaki Teshigawara is officially added to the undercard of the world title showdown between Nonito Donaire and Reymart…

Nietes to fight Jimenez of Dominican Republic in world title eliminator duel in Dubai

Glendale G. Rosal 11/15/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The longest-reigning Filipino boxing world champion Donnie “Ahas” Nietes will face world-rated Norbelto “Meneito” Jimenez of the Dominican Republic for a world title eliminator duel on December 11, 2021 at the Coca-Cola Arena…

Magsayo a sleep away from fulfilling his dream

Glendale G. Rosal 08/21/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Mark “Magnifico” Magsayo is just a sleep away from fulfilling his dream of fighting in the undercard of eight-division world champion Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao after he hurdled the weigh-in for his fight against…

Mexican slugger vows to send Magsayo to sleep

Glendale G. Rosal 08/20/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Hard-hitting Mexican Julio “Pollito” Ceja is confident that he will knockout Boholano boxing sensation Mark “Magnifico” Magsayo in their much-awaited world title eliminator showdown in the undercard of Pacquiao-Ugas world title bout on…

Magsayo excited to fight in undercard of Pacquiao-Spence

Glendale G. Rosal 08/06/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Bohol’s pride, Mark “Magnifico” Magsayo is excited to step in the ring anew as he is tapped to fight in the undercard of the Manny Pacquiao-Errol Spence world title showdown on August 21…

Araneta vows to give his all in second world title eliminator in SA

Glendale G. Rosal 04/09/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Christian “The Bomb” Araneta has promised his supporters and Filipino boxing fans that he will do his best to beat African Sevinathi Nontshinga in their world title eliminator showdown on April 24, 2021, in…

Araneta to let fists do the talking

Glendale G. Rosal 03/09/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Christian “The Bomb” Araneta laughed off all the threats his opponent, African Sivenathi Nontshinga, said in a live interview recently.  Araneta and Nontshinga faced off for the first time via a video interview in a…

Araneta ready for 2nd world title eliminator fight

Glendale G. Rosal 02/20/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Omega Boxing Gym stalwart Christian “The Bomb” Araneta and his team are taking their past lessons seriously. Araneta’s first international bout and first world title eliminator in 2019 for the IBF junior flyweight…

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