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A Gym fighters dominate Amateur Boxing revival

Friday, October 13, 2017

FIGHTERS from the “A” Gym dominated the Cebu Amateur Boxing Revival 5 spectacle held at the Talisay City Sports and Cultural Complex last Sunday.

The A Gym fighters scored five wins out of seven bouts against fighters from the different boxing clubs in Metro Cebu.

Amiel Ortega opened A Gym’s winning barrage with a unanimous decision win over Daniel Ailis of the Wakee Boxing gym in the 30kgs Kids/Novice category.

This was followed by JR Velasquez’s unanimous decision win over Clinton Martinez also in the 30kgs Kids/Novice class; and Jemwel Asocenas, who also pulled a UD win over Kenneth Delantar of 10,000 BC in the 52kgs School Boys/Developmental class.

Juniors/Experienced class fighters John Niño Vega scored a split decision win over John Paul Gabunilla of 10,000 BC in the 45.5 kgs. match, while Benny Cañete pulled off a UD win over Berland Robles also of 10,000 BC.

John Balobo of Wakee Gym and Jimpol Dignos of Phil-Aust Boxing Gym were the two fighters, who prevented a total domination for the A Gym boxers.

Balobo defeated Erick Miguel Austria in the 40kgs Kids/Novice Division and Dignos denied Clark Sanchez following a UD win against 47kgs Juniors/Experienced category.

The other fighters who came out victorious were John Mark Montefolka, Yerodge Gura, Lenbert Cainap and Edward Jimenez. (RCM)

Published in the SunStar Cebu newspaper on October 13, 2017.

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