Servania, 'Boom Boom' off to Dubai for Pinoy Pride


Posted at Sep 01 2014 05:45 PM | Updated as of Sep 02 2014 05:58 AM

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino boxers Rey "Boom Boom" Bautista, Geneses Servania and Arthur Villanueva have left for Dubai where they will hold the final stages of their training camp before competing at Pinoy Pride 27 on Friday.

Bautista will take on Mexican boxer Juan Jose Martinez, who is known for his "go for broke" style inside the ring.

The unbeaten Servania, meanwhile, said he has studied his opponent, Jose Matador Cabrera, who has thrice fought for a world title.

Villanueva, meanwhile, is determined to knock out his Nicaraguan opponent, Henry Maldonado, to also maintain his perfect record. -- Report from Dyan Castillejo, ABS-CBN News.