Gesta faces Diaz on March 18

TWO-TIME world title challenger Mercito “No Mercy” Gesta makes his ring return next month following a 10-month hiatus. The 35-year-old Gesta takes on former world champion Joseph Diaz on March 18, 2023, in a yet-to-be-determined venue. Gesta was supposed to face American rising star Ryan Garcia in January, but the latter turned down the fight. […]

At 5, Aielle Aguilar is Philippines’ youngest jiu-jitsu world champion

ALEIA Aielle Aguilar etched history in Abu Dhabi, besting her Brazilian counterpart to become the country’s youngest jiu-jitsu world champion. Following the footsteps of her renowned father Alvin Aguilar, the five-year-old sensation reigned supreme in the 2022 Abu Dhabi World Jiu-Jitsu Championships with a submission win over Brazil’s Gabriela Vercosa at the Jiu-jitsu Arena in […]

Champion REIT Partners with St. James’ Settlement in Summer Movie Screening for SEN Children

HONG KONG, Aug 22, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Champion Real Estate Investment Trust (“Champion REIT” or the “Trust”) (Stock Code: 2778), owner of Three Garden Road and Langham Place, partnered with St. James’ Settlement again this year to hold a movie screening of Doraemon: Nobita’s Little Star Wars at Cinema City, Langham […]

Saludar faces Collazo in WBO minimumweight title eliminator

TWO-TIME world champion Vic Saludar eyes another world title shot and faces former amateur standout Osacar Collazo in a World Boxing Organization (WBO) minimumweight title eliminator on July 17 at the Arena in Los Angeles, California.The 31-year-old Saludar is eager to become a world champion again after losing his World Boxing Association (WBA) minimumweight […]

IBF Champion Cuarto defends belt in Mexico

International Boxing Federation (IBF) minimumweight champion Rene Mark Cuarto makes his second world title defense on July 2, 2022 against Mexican challenger Daniel Valladares in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.Both Cuarto and Valladares tipped the scales at the minimumweight limit of 105 pounds during the weigh-in on July 1.The 25-year-old Cuarto will be defending his belt […]

Barriga fails 2nd world title attempt

EX-OLYMPIAN Mark Anthony Barriga again failed in his bid to become a world champion after bowing down to defending World Boxing Organization (WBO) light flyweight king Jonathan Gonzalez via unanimous decision June 25 at the Osceola Heritage Park in Kissimmee, Florida.Judge Rose Lacend scored it close at 115-113 for Gonzalez, while both judges Efrain Lebron […]