Omari Kimweri - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Omari Kimweri


WBC admits ref errors but Petalcorin-Kimweri decision stands

May 03, 2016 - 2:25 PM

The WBC admits there were actions considered as knockdowns but Randy Petalcorin s controversial decision loss will remain

DECISION STANDS. The split-decision loss will remain on Randy Petalcorin's record, despite the WBC admitting the referee had made mistakes in not calling knockdowns. File photo courtesy Peter Maniatis

Shady officiating robs Filipino boxer Randy Petalcorin in Australia

Apr 16, 2016 - 3:49 PM

Randy Petalcorin is denied 4 knockdown calls which would have swayed the decision in his favor against Omari Kimweri

ROBBED. Four non-knockdown calls robbed Randy Petalcorin of a decision victoy in Australia. File photo courtesy Peter Maniatis

Pinoy contender Randy Petalcorin loses controversial fight in Australia

Apr 15, 2016 - 11:13 PM

Several missed knockdown calls cost Randy Petalcorin a split decision loss to Omari Kimweri in Australia

HOMETOWN DECISION. Randy Petalcorin appeared to score several knockdowns of Omari Kemwari but loses a split decision in Australia. Screenshot from livestream

Randy Petalcorin returns to the ring in Australia

Apr 14, 2016 - 10:57 AM

Top junior flyweight boxer Randy Petalcorin faces Tanzanian Omari Kimweri on Friday hoping to rekindle the momentum he lost during the last year and a half of limited activity

BACK IN THE RING. Randy Petalcorin is happy to be back in the ring after being plagued by inactivity. Photo by Arvee Eco/Rappler