Lightweight Charley Suarez of the Philippines defeated Obada Mohammad Mustafa Alkasbeh of Jordan via a split decision Thursday to barge in the final round of the ongoing Asian Games boxing competition at the Seonhak Gymnasium in Incheon, South Korea.
Philippine President Benigno Aquino on Wednesday criticised the United Nations for refusing to better arm Filipino peacekeepers in the Golan Heights, saying this made their mission "impossible".
At least four boxers of the Philippine boxing contingent in the ongoing Asian Games in South Korea are aiming for their individual gold medals when they face their semi final opponents Thursday in Inchon.
On Nov. 22 at the Cotai Arena of the Venetian Resort & Casino in Macau, China, unbeaten American boxer Chris Algieri will share the spotlight with eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao and most likely he won't go toe-to-toe with the Filipino star.
Manny Pacquiao assured his fans prior to his rematch against Timothy Bradley that his killer instinct was still there and was out to prove it when he faced the previously unbeaten American in the ring last April.
After preserving his immaculate career record and keeping his multiple welterweight titles against challenger Marcos Maidana last September 13, Floyd Mayweather continues to avoid facing Manny Pacquiao in the ring despite potential record-breaking purse.
Manny Pacquiao could find it a bit difficult to score a win over Chris Algieri on Nov. 22 in Macau China as the match won't be as easy as his fight against the towering Antonio Margarito in 2010, when he bagged his historic eighth division world title.
Tropical Storm Mario made landfall in Northern Luzon in the Philippines late Friday after dropping heavy rains in Metro Manila, causing widespred flooding that prompted government to suspend classes in grade schools up to college level.
Mount Mayon, the Philippines' most active volcano located in Southern Luzon Island of the Philippines, is on the verge of possible major eruption following earlier sightings of lava flows and occurrence of multiple tremors over the past few days.
Contrary to bettors claim that boxing fans are fed up with Mayweather's boring and less entertaining fights as shown in his rematch with Marcos Maidana last weekend, there would still be a good number who will buy his last remaining fights.
Three people were killed as rescuers searched for at least three others still missing with more than a hundred rescued after a ferry sank in waters off the central Philippines, the government said on Sunday.
At least 29 people are missing after a ferry lost control of its steering and was hit by huge waves in waters off the central Philippines on Saturday night, the government's civil defence office said.
Unbeaten boxing champion Floyd Mayweather has blamed and continues to blame Manny Pacquiao for their failure to face each other in the ring citing his offer of $40 million guaranteed purse which the Filipino star declined to accept.
Sooner or later, unbeaten champion Floyd Mayweather will retire from boxing for good but he may later regret having retired even if he remains unbeaten without facing Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao in the ring.
After a grueling 12-day promotional tour intended to boost ticket sales for his upcoming fight against unbeaten Chris Algieri, Manny Pacquiao will immediately start his eight-week training at his gym in General Santos City.
Barely a week before his clash with Marcos Maidana in a rematch, unbeaten champion Floyd Mayweather could lose concentration in his training camp as a new case has been filed in court by his ex-fiance for alleged assault and for violating her privacy.