Tag: Filipino Boxers
Sunday, the 14th of May was a historic day for the Philippines at the 32nd Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) in Cambodia. Two Filipino boxing heroes, Nesthy Petecio and Carlo Paalam, clinched gold, leading the country to a nine-medal haul for the day.
The Philippines' top boxers Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire and Mark "Magnifico" Magsayo are among the honorees of the World Boxing Council’s (WBC) "The Best of 2021" awards for their phenomenal performances this season.
Filipino director Brillante Mendoza's new film "Gensan Punch" has bagged the prestigious Kim Jiseok award in the 26th Busan International Film Festival (BIFF), Asia's largest film festival in South Korea.
The Philippines is guaranteed medals as Filipino boxers led by Olympics-bound Eumir Marcial have entered the semifinal stage of the Asian Elite Men's and Women's Boxing Championships in Dubai, assuring the country of at least four bronze medals that could turn into silvers or golds in the next round scheduled Thursday night.
Asia's boxing champion Josie Gabuco won another bout, this time from the India Open International Boxing Tournament. The world boxing champion from Puerto Princesa, Palawan led Team Philippines' boxing medal haul of 2 golds and...