As promised in my last post, here’s a brief “analysis” of the main fights for the upcoming Boxing at The Bay’s Friday Fight Fest.
1. Brian Viloria vs. Liempetch Sor Veerapol
One can’t help but feel a bit sad for Brian Viloria and his career trajectory as a boxer. After losing his WBC light flyweight title to [...]
I got a pleasant surprise via email from one Dana Angeli Errazo of Solar Entertainment, inviting me to attend the press conference, weigh-in, and fight card of Friday Fight Fest, the latest installment of Boxing at The Bay.
Here is the complete schedule:
11:00 am | November 3, 2010 | Wednesday
Gerry’s Grill, Tomas Morato
Tomas Morato cor. Eugenio [...]
One of the few things that I can be proud of about myself is that I’m not a sore loser. Well, it’s quite understandable, really. If you lose as frequently as I do, you really can’t afford to be sore, can you?
But don’t get me wrong. It’s not that I’m a born loser (I think). [...]
Like I said, I suck at these fight predictions. But I don’t mind eating crow right now.
I said in my last prediction that my heart goes out to Cain Velasquez, my mind to Brock Lesnar.
I said Lesnar had the advantage in raw strength, Velasquez, on the other hand, had the advantage in power.
I said Lesnar [...]
Cain Velasquez on:
- 0:13 His fight strategy against Lesnar
- 1:05 His newfound popularity
- 1:24 What to expect on fight night
Brock Lesnar on:
- 0:11 Bouncing back from his illness
- 0:52 Standing out in the heavyweight division
- 1:52 Jiu-jitsu training
- 2:28 The ridiculous beard
“Fearless” Kuya Kim Atienza on:
- 0:12 Getting his leg bitten by a bayawak (“Aray! [...]