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Boxing: Philippine Navy unfurls hero’s welcome for Jerwin Ancajas

World junior bantamweight champion Jerwin Ancajas got a warm hero’s welcome from the Philippine Navy and his fans when he arrived in the country, a week after his successful title defense. Ancajas, a naval Chief Petty Officer, arrived on Tuesday ...

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Boxing: Jerwin Ancajas seeks statement victory in world-title defense

For Jerwin Ancajas, everything is set for his world junior bantamweight title defense against Japan’s Ryuichi Funai.  Ancajas, the longest reigning International Boxing Federation 115-pound champion, will be making his seventh title defense against Funai in Stockton, Calif., on Saturday ...

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Jerwin Ancajas, magpapakitang-gilas na sa ABS-CBN S+A

Dedepensahan ni Jerwin Ancajas ang kanyang kampeonato laban kay Ryuichi Funai MANILA, Philippines — Mapapanood ng Pinoy boxing fans ang isa sa pinakamahusay na Pilipinong boksingero ngayon na si Jerwin “Pretty Boy” Ancajas sa kanyang laban kontra kay Ryuichi Funai ...

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ABS-CBN Sports to air Jerwin Ancajas title defense in May

Jerwin Ancajas’ mandatory world junior bantamweight title defense against Japanese challenger Ryuichi Funai next month will be broadcast on ABS-CBN. File TERNATE, Cavite—Jerwin Ancajas’ mandatory world junior bantamweight title defense against Ryuichi Funai next month will be broadcast on ABS-CBN. ...

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Jerwin Ancajas, Michael Dasmariñas, Vic Saludar share spotlight as Boxers of the Year

Boxers of the Year Vic Saludar, left, Jerwin Ancajas, middle, and Michael Dasmariñas raise their awards during the 19th Gabriel “Flash” Elorde Boxing Awards at Okada Manila. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Philippine boxing’s best led by Jerwin Ancajas, Vic Saludar ...

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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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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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