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Boxing: Jerwin Ancajas OK to fight fellow world champ Srisaket anywhere

World junior bantamweight Jerwin Ancajas says he’s willing to take on Srisaket Sor Rungvisai anywhere as long as the Thai world champion’s own title is on the line. Ancajas currently holds the IBF belt he has successfully defended six times, ...

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Boxing: Jerwin Ancajas, Srisaket sides now working to make title clash happen

Bout likely to take place in the US Jerwin Ancajas (right) with Srisaket Sor Rungvisai in Srisaket's most recent title defense held in his home city of Bangkok over the weekend. Sean Gibbons' Facebook page The wheels are already turning ...

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Boxing: Potential Jerwin Ancajas foe Srisaket decisions gutsy Mexican challenger

Srisaket Sor Rungvisai outpointed Mexican challenger Iran Diaz to retain the WBC junior bantamweight belt in the main event of ONE: Kingdom of Heroes at Impact Arena in Bangkok Saturday. Diaz turned out to be a durable opponent for the ...

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Boxing: Jerwin Ancajas recognized by PH Navy for world-title win

Jerwin Ancajas receives a plaque of honor during a Philippine Navy ceremony recognizing his world-title win last month. Courtesy of the Philippine Navy Facebook page The Philippine Navy organized a parade for junior bantamweight world champion Jerwin Ancajas, following his ...

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Boxing: Ancajas set to watch Rungvisai-Diaz clash in Thailand

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino champion boxer Jerwin "Pretty Boy" Ancajas will make a special appearance at ONE: Kingdom of Heroes, set for this weekend in Bangkok, Thailand. The event will be headlined by a 12-round clash between WBC super flyweight ...

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Favored Jerwin Ancajas takes cautious approach in world-title defense

Jerwin Ancajas. File/Roy Luarca Everything is set for Jerwin Ancajas’ world junior bantamweight title defense against unheralded Mexican Alejandro Santiago Barrios. Both fighters easily made the 115-pound limit a day before the bout, which will take place at Oracle Arena ...

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Boxing: Why Jerwin Ancajas needs to make Mexican opponent a sitting duck

Jerwin Ancajas. File/Roy Luarca Although Alejandro Santiago Barrios doesn’t look like a big threat, world champion Jerwin Ancajas will still have to exert effort to score a dominant win against the Mexican challenger. “He cannot be overconfident. Santiago is supposed ...

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Boxing: Next challenger’s punches easier to predict, Jerwin Ancajas says

His fight in Oakland on Saturday gives Jerwin Ancajas an opportunity to prove his worth as an elite boxer who deserves to be mentioned alongside established superstars of their division. File/Roy Luarca Jerwin Ancajas said he is eager to recover ...

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Boxing: Barrios just a 'pit stop' fight for Ancajas, says analyst

Jerwin Ancajas is scheduled for his sixth title defense next week. Fernando G. Sepe Jr., ABS-CBN News/file It looks like world junior bantamweight champion Jerwin Ancajas will have little trouble hurdling his next challenge, according to a fight analyst. Ancajas ...

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Boxing: Trainer believes Jerwin Ancajas has the goods to beat top-rated Srisaket

Jerwin Ancajas is willing to take on formidable Thai champion Srisaket Sor Rungvisai. Dennis Gasgonia, ABS-CBN News Members of Jerwin Ancajas' camp acknowledged being excited upon learning that Thai superstar Srisaket Sor Rungvisai expressed interest in a possible title unification ...

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