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.