Vitor, Suarez impressive in Bohol

PROMISING prospect Virgel Vitor and former Olympian Charly Suarez posted impressive victories in HBG Promotions’ “Suntok sa Pangarap VIII” on June 10 at the Manga Elementary School Covered Court in Tagbilaran City, Bohol.The 24-year-old Vitor made quick work of experienced Jecker Buhawe and destroyed him in the opening round of the main event.Vitor landed a […]

Inoue beats Donaire by 2nd round TKO

Japanese superstar Naoya Inoue unified the World Boxing Association (WBA), International Boxing Federation (IBF) and World Boxing Council (WBC) bantamweight belts with a second round technical knockout of Nonito Donaire Jr. at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.Inoue dropped Donaire Jr. in the opening round with a right to the temple. He was knocked down […]

Inoue beats Donaire by 2nd round TKO

Japanese superstar Naoya Inoue unified the World Boxing Association (WBA), International Boxing Federation (IBF) and World Boxing Council (WBC) bantamweight belts with a second round technical knockout of Nonito Donaire Jr. at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.Inoue dropped Donaire Jr. in the opening round with a right to the temple. He was knocked down […]

Alvarez returns to boxing ring

US-BASED Jobert Alvarez makes his ring return this weekend following a 28-month layoff.The former regional champion takes on Ja’Rico O’Quinn in an eight-rounder at the Garden Theater in Detroit, Michigan.Alvarez last saw action on Dec. 7, 2019. He scored a majority decision against unheralded Mexican Luis Alberto Garcia in Puebla, Mexico.Alvarez owns a sixth round […]

MyTVchain Announces Closure of $880k Private Seed Round

Sports webTV and blockchain platform close their seed round exceptional token sales.  London, UK, January 18, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – MyTVchain, a France-based sports, and blockchain webTV project, announced the closure of its private seed round that concluded in raising $880k from some of the leading blockchain VCs as well as private investors.  MyTVchain is a one-of-a-kind […]

Quijano: Make way for Shakur

There’s a new entrant to the existing logjam among elite fighters in the lower weight divisions, and last weekend, he made his entrance in an emphatic and convincing manner. Shakur Stevenson (17-0, 9KOs) challenged reigning and defending Jamel Herring (23-3, 11KOs) and gutted it out to eventually come out the victor in the 10th round […]

Laurente’s streak continues

FORMER amateur standout Criztian Pitt Laurent continues his unbeaten streak in the pro ranks after an impressive fifth round knockout finish of journeyman Ernie Sanchez on Oct. 23, 2021 in General Santos City. The 21-year-old Laurente targeted Sanchez’s body and hurt him on numerous occasions. But in the fifth round, Laurente landed a bone-crushing right […]

Pages: Furious and Wild, Part 3

Atty. Jingo Quijano, my neighbor on these back pages, wrote an insightful piece on last Sunday’s heavyweight bout between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder. I agree with Jingo and immensely enjoyed that slugfest between the “Gypsy King” and the “Bronze Bomber.” I’ve been a lifelong boxing fan dating back to the days of Marvelous Marvin […]