Ryoichi Taguchi unified the junior flyweight belts as he outslugs Milan Melindo on new year’s eve at the Ota-City General Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan. It was an action-packed, bloody fight and Taguchi came out as the better boxer. The scorecards read 117-111 (twice) and 116-111. Melindo (37-3, 13 KOs) of Cagayan de Oro City was able […]
Light flyweight titlist Javier Mendoza retains title, decisions Melindo on Saturday night in Mexico. The official scores were: 60-52, 60-52 and 59-53. The fight was stopped in the sixth round as Mendoza (24-2-1, 19KO’s) unfit to continue resulting from a deep cut over his left eye from an accidental clash of heads. Melindo (32-2, 12KO’s) […]
The 27 year old flyweight contender Milan Melindo will be on the road to challenge Javier Mendoza’s IBF world light Flyweight title at Campo Nuevo Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico. Melindo (32-1, 12 KO’s) who hails from Cagayan de Oro, will attempt to win a world title at the lower weight class this time . He’s […]
Donnie “Ahas” Nietes said that there will be “no draw” in his rematch with Mexican Moises Fuentes at the Mall of Asia Arena, Pasay City, Philippines. And he delivered. Nietes who trains from ALA Boxing stable stops Fuentes in round 9 and retains his WBO light flyweight title. He drops Fuentes twice in round 9 […]
Smart Araneta Coliseum, Manila — ALA Promotions put together in the Philippines capital, in Manila, an excellent fight card, the Pinoy Pride 23 installment dubbed as “Filipinos Kontra Latinos”, featuring Filipino fighters against Latino counterparts.