Three Pinoy pugs lose in Mexico fight card


Posted at Jan 13 2014 07:40 PM | Updated as of Jan 14 2014 03:40 AM

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino boxers were completely shut out in a fight card in Mexico recently, with one losing by knockout and two others losing decisions.

Mexican super featherweight Nery Saguilan defeated Adones Aguelo via unanimous decision, with scores of 96-94, 96-94, and 97-93.

Another Mexican, Ramon “Principe” Garcia, also notched a unanimous decision victory over Mark Duran.

In the main event, Vergel Nebran was knocked out in the eighth round by WBC super-flyweight champion Tomas “Gusano” Rojas.

This was the fight card that used the photos of ALA boxers Donnie Nietes, Milan Melindo and Reman Salem in their promotional materials, PhilBoxing reported.