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Arakawa vs Metuda

Metuda settles for draw vs Japanese pug

SANMAN Boxing Gym's Rimar Metuda put up a gallant stand in before settling for a majority draw against Nihito Arakawa last Saturday at the Ota-City…

(L-R) Nesthy Petecio, Carlo Paalam and Eumir Felix Marcial

PH boxers find gold in Russia

Khabarovsk, Russia — Five of eight national boxers sent by the Association of Boxing Alliances in the Philippines (ABAP) to the 26-nation Korotkov Memorial came…

Jerwin Ancajas

No Sundays off for Ancajas

By Nick Giongco LOS ANGELES—Instead of recharging his batteries, reigning International Boxing Federation (IBF) super-flyweight champion Jerwin Ancajas got dressed for training twice on Sunday.…

Jonas Sultan (left) and Jerwin Ancajas meet Saturday at Filipinotown in Los Angeles. (Nick Giongco)

Sultan not spooked by Ancajas’ status

by Nick Giongco LOS ANGELES — Mandatory challenger Jonas Sultan is not awed by the sterling credentials of reigning International Boxing Federation (IBF) super-flyweight champion…

Gary Russell Jr., right, hits Joseph Diaz during the WBC featherweight title fight in Oxon Hill, Md. Russell won by unanimous decision. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

Russell retains WBC belt

OXON HILL, Md. — Gary Russell Jr. and Joseph Diaz didn't dare raise their arms in victory after their 12-round title bout. It was only…