Well…the Featherweight division has a new WBC world titlist, and his name is 🇵🇭Mark Magsayo (24-0-0, 16KO) of the Philippines, as he managed to outpoint 🇺🇸Gary Russell Jr. (31-2-0, 18KO) in order to take his title, and to cut his 5 defense reign short to usher in some more new blood into a constantly changing division. Russell however wasn’t lying when he hinted at an injury during an press interview in the week that was leading up to the fight. Continue reading “Mark Magsayo Wins His First World Title, Unseats Gary Russell Jr. to Win the WBC Featherweight Strap”
Bright lights. Big stage. Sin City.
And a centerpiece to opening the show to your boyhood idol.
All of these elements were in play for 🇵🇭Mark Magsayo Saturday night as all eyes were on him in the second fight of the main card of his idol and mentor Manny Pacquiao.Continue reading “Magsayo Flattens Ceja on Pacquiao Undercard”
It’s a major step up in class for the 26 year old Featherweight 🇵🇭Mark Magsayo Saturday night. The unbeaten Filipino, who fights under the MP Promotions banner of fellow countryman Manny Pacquiao, gets to live out his dream and fight as the main undercard bout to his idol. Continue reading “Mark Magsayo Takes Major Step Up Against Julio Ceja”
Let’s review this past weeks boxing action, but first. Thank you Jose Zepeda and Ivan Baranchyk. Continue reading “The Monday War Report: Week of Oct 4th 📰”