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Pinoys Pangga, Dela Peña win gold at Asian Juniors Boxing Championship

Aug 08, 2017 - 1:11 AM

Boxers John Vincent Pangga and Kenneth Dela Peña edge out tough opposition to stand atop the podium in Puerto Princesa

GOLD MINE. Kenneth Dela Peña of General Santos City earned the pinweight gold medal. Photo from ABAP

Two Filipino boxers draw opening blood in Asian Juniors tilt

Aug 03, 2017 - 12:46 PM

Junior standouts Criz Russu Laurente and John Vincent Pangga claim wins over Uzbek and Chinese boxers

VICTORY. Criz Russu Laurente raises his arms after the announcement of his 5-0 win over Cai Yujun of China in the 2017 Asian Junior Boxing Championships in Puerto Princesa City. Contributed photo

Ladon, Maamo last PH boxers standing at Asian Championships

May 04, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Rogen Ladon and Dannel Maamo have qualified for the World Championships while Eumir Marcial can still qualify if he wins his box off

FINAL FOUR. Rogen Ladon defeated his Syrian opponent by disqualification to advance to the semifinals. Screenshot from Rappler

PH boxers start strong at Asian Championships

May 01, 2017 - 3:35 PM

James Palicte Mario Bautista and Joel Bacho all score decision wins in their opening fights in Uzbekistan

INTERNATIONAL DUTY. Joel Bacho had to dig deep to defeat Elmer Sakenov of Kyrgyzstan in his first round match. Photo from Bacho's Facebook

PH boxer Criztian Laurente named best junior boxer in Asia

Dec 29, 2016 - 4:50 PM

Criztian Pitt Laurente a 16 year old from GenSan is named the Best Junior Boxer in Asia for 2016

INTERNATIONAL DUTY. Criztian Laurente caught the attention of international audiences when he earned gold at the Children of Asia tournament this past July in Russia. Photo from Laurente's Facebook

Bautista, Marcial fight for Asian Boxing Championships semis berths

Sep 01, 2015 - 10:33 PM

Bautista and Marcial both gold medal winners in the last Southeast Asian Games in Singapore will also clinch slots to the AIBA World Championships with wins

KO KID. Ian Clark Bautista, seen at the 2015 SEA Games, looks to qualify for the AIBA World Championships with a win in the quarterfinals. Screenshot from YouTube