I’m off to the City of Pines with family and relatives for a much-needed R&R. It’s been years since I’ve last been to Baguio (I reckon that the last time I’ve been there was when we were still living in Manila, before my father was re-assigned to Cebu by the company he was working for) [...]
ALA Promotions will embark on an ambitious plan to transform the promotional outfit into an international company that is at par with the likes of big US-based promotional companies, Top Rank and Golden Boy Promotions.
“Our plan is to evolve. So why not become a world-class promotional company that is based in the Philippines?” ALA Promotions [...]
“I don’t want to be just your boxing idol,” an Associated Press report quoted Manny Pacquiao saying, as the boxer and aspiring congressman of Sarangani province was addressing the crowd atop a makeshift stage on a back of a truck in a recent campaign sortie. “I also want be your idol in public service.”
It’s less [...]
1. Tito Ortiz arrested on domestic violence charges
“TMZ has learned Tito Ortiz was just arrested for felony domestic violence at the home he shares with Jenna Jameson.
We’re told when cops arrived at the couple’s home in Huntington Beach, CA, Jenna Jameson had ‘visible injuries.’ We’re told someone called 911 today at 9:53 AM and reported [...]
Fellow boxing blogger Carlo Pamintuan of Underdogboxing reports that ALA Boys Rey “Boom Boom” Bautista and Milan Melindo scored impressive victories in Dubai. Bautista stopped his Thai opponent, Saichon Sotornpitak in the sixth round while Melindo knocked out Komrit Twins Gym in the fourth.
Well and good, but Bautista and Melindo both have their work cut [...]