Floyd, other ‘welter’ kings to attend Pacquiao fight

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 21:30:31 +0000

Aside from Shawn Porter and Errol Spence, expected to take the spotlight is Floyd Mayweather, whose presence will rekindle talks about a comeback especially if Pacquiao emerges victorious.

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Ancajas gets award from IBF

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Thu, 09 May 2019 15:00:01 +0000

Coming off the seventh defense of the IBF 115-lb crown with a seventh-round stoppage of Japanese mandatory challenger Ryuichi Funai, the 27-year-old Ancajas will be feted with the Jersey Joe Walcott award, the most prestigious that will be given during the gala night of the IBF’s annual convention at the Wynn Cotai on March 30.

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Fury tells rivals: Come to Tyson

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 13:14:18 +0000

Fury, who still labels himself the “lineal champion” despite vacating in 2016 the several versions of the world title he won against Wladimir Klitschko four years ago, held World Boxing Council champion Wilder to a controversial draw in Los Angeles in December, a result that sparked immediate talk of a rematch with the American.

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Arum sets Ancajas fight in April

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 09:19:24 +0000

By Nick Giongco LOS ANGELES – Jerwin Ancajas’ mandatory defense of the International Boxing Federation (IBF) superflyweight title will be held in April, Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum said. Top Rank chief Bob Arum said Ancajas will face Ryuichi Funai (31-7 with 22 KOs) in April as a main supporting fight to a show […]

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