Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


Ancajas, Martinez make weight

It’s green and go for the International Boxing Federation super-flyweight title fight between defending champion Fernando Martinez of Argentina and Filipino Jerwin Ancajas in Carson, California, on Saturday night, 8 October (Sunday morning, 9 October in Manila).

Fernando Martínez and Jerwin Ancajas at the weigh-in. Photo by Showtime

During the official weighin, Ancajas and Martinez both came in at 114 3/4 lbs.

Argentina’s IBF super-flyweight champion Fernando Martínez. Photo by Showtime

The Philippines’ former IBF super-flyweight champion Jerwin Ancajas. Photo by Showtime

The officials assigned to work the scheduled 12-rounder is Eddie Hernandez Sr while the three judges are Zachary Young, Tiffany Clinton and Ellis Johnson.

This is the second time Ancajas and Martinez are fighting each other.
Last February, Martinez upset the Filipino southpaw on a unanimous decision, putting an end to Ancajas’ reign dating back to 2016.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like


Manny Pacquiao knows his time is up. This was the keen observation made by a longtime member of his training team who spent dinner...


The dynamic duo of Johnmar “OhMyV33nus” Villaluna and Danerie James “Wise” del Rosario is back with a bang after leading Blacklist International to a...


The University Athletic Association of the Philippines will have a full calendar of sports events for Season 85 starting 1 October. UAAP President Fr....


ECHO has revealed its roster for the upcoming M4 Mobile Legends World Championship to be held 1-15 January 2023 in Jakarta, Indonesia. The seven...


It’s going to be business as usual as the Philippine Basketball Association will not stop its on-court activities when it gives way for the...


It doesn’t look as if newly-crowned Melvin Jerusalem will get the luxury of defending his minimumweight crown against a handpicked rival after the World...


Mitchell, meanwhile, is a six-foot shooting guard frowm Hartford University.


Legendary boxing referee Carlos ‘Sonny’ Padilla was recently inducted into the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame. Famous for serving as the third man in...