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Filipino fighters Dannel Maamo, right, and Rogen Ladon are ready to rumble in the World Championships in Hamburg, Germany. (Nick Giongco | Manila Bulletin)

Maamo battles Botswanan

by Nick Giongco Hamburg, Germany — As a Cuban top seed lurks behind, Filipino flyweight Dannel Maamo is focused on hurdling his first-round foe from…

Eumir Felix Marcial (MB photo | Ali Vicoy)

Marvin, Marcial set sights on Olympics

KUALA LUMPUR – John Marvin and Eumir Felix Marcial set their sights on the Tokyo Olympics in 2020 following a massive victory in the boxing…

Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L) and UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor (R) face off (Ethan Miller / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP)

Vegas bookies wary of ‘Notorious’ upset

Las Vegas bookmakers are nervously sweating on the outcome of Saturday's Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor superfight, which has already become the most heavily bet upon fight…

Rogen Ladon

Ladon could spoil party in AIBA tilt

by Nick Giongco HAMBURG, Germany – Owing to his lofty status as the bronze medalist the last time in Qatar, Rogen Ladon has earned the…

BOXING GOLD – John Marvin of the Philippines scores against Adli Hafidz Bin Mohd Pauzi of Malaysia in the finals of the light-heavyweight division of the 29th Southeast Asian Games boxing competition in Kuala Lumpur Thursday. Marvin won the fight in just 21 seconds to clinch the gold medal. (Jerome Ascano/POC-PSC)

Three more added to PH’s gold haul

By Rey Bancod Kuala Lumpur – Sparring mates Eumir Felix Marcial and John Marvin delivered the gold medals in boxing Thursday, highlighting a three-gold haul…