We try and give you the most interesting news stories from the Asian boxing world! RSS Feed. Previews Results Schedule. Today the media was in the Ohashi gym and had the chance to see quite a lot of activity, including Takuma himself training with a former foe, as he steps up preparations for the Oubaali bout. Geraldo has been selected as a sparring partner for Inoue for several reasons, not least because he's a southpaw, like Oubaali, and shares similar height to the French-Moroccan, but also because Gerlado has shared the ring with Oubaali. Inoue told members of the Japanese press that Gerlado was still strong and that he thought it they would have good sparring.
Previews Results Schedule. Many of the most notable Filipino fighters, like Manny Pacquiao, Nonito Donaire and Donnie Nietes are getting to the end of their legendary professional careers. The trio of multi-weight world champions have spear headed professional boxing in the Philippines for years and have really helped to inspire the next generation of Filipino fighters. Part of that new wave is former amateur stand out Mark Anthony Barriga , 1 , who is looking to announce himself as a very special fighter this year, and build on his strong amateur credentials. As a youngster Barriga was bullied for his size but that acted as inspiration for his boxing, which began when he was just 5 years old.