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John Riel Casimero stops Ricardo Espinoza in round 12, wins interim WBO belt

21
Apr

John Riel Casimero stops Ricardo Espinoza in round 12, wins interim WBO belt

CARSON, California - With the fight close on the scorecards heading into the final round, John Riel Casimero took fate...

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19
Apr

John Riel Casimero came to U.S. without trainer, but Rodel Mayol is suitable sub

It isn’t ideal circumstances for a fighter to board a flight alone across the Pacific Ocean after his trainer was...

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19
Jun

John Riel Casimero, now a free agent, targets July ring return in Mexico

John Riel Casimero, a former two-time world titleholder, will resume his career after a disappointing setback last year. A tuneup fight...

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05
May

Casimero picks Ancajas to beat Sultan, but doesn’t expect an exciting brawl

The Jerwin Ancajas-Jonas Sultan fight later this month is set to display the depth of talent currently active in the...

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03
Dec

Srisaket Sor Rungvisai-Juan Francisco Estrada set to headline Superfly 2 on Feb. 24

Superfly was a rousing success on HBO with two entertaining fights. Why not run it back? That’s exactly what Tom Loeffler is doing with the anticipated title fight between Srisaket Sor Rungvisai and Juan Francisco Estrada.

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16
Sep

Milan Melindo’s late heroics earn split nod over Hekkie Budler

CEBU CITY, Philippines - Milan Melindo needed something dramatic to happen in the final two rounds of his fight against...

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14
Sep

Milan Melindo warns Hekkie Budler: ‘You’ve never faced anyone like me’

IBF junior flyweight titleholder Milan Melindo warns Hekkie Budler (whom he faces on Saturday) that he’s unlike any opponent Budler’s faced before.

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11
Sep

Johnriel Casimero vs. Jonas Sultan: Making the case for all-Filipino fights

This weekend’s bout between Johnriel Casimero and Jonas Sultan looks to help to diminish the notion of all-Filipino bouts, by and large, as a taboo notion.

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04
Aug

Casimero to face Sultan, winner to be no. 1 contender for Ancajas

Two-division beltholder Johnriel Casimero and upcoming prospect Jonas Sultan will meet in a 115-pound title elimination bout on September 16 in the Philippines.

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12
Jun

Casimero faces Mepranum as promoter maps out next title bid

Johnriel Casimero will end a nine-month layoff this month when he faces compatriot Richie Mepranum in a 10-round junior bantamweight bout on June 25 in Iligan City, Philippines.

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