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THUMBS UP: Joe Quiambao inside the ring after Sergio Martinez knocked out Paul Williams at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J. on Nov. 20, 2010.

 

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Exclusive to the Filipino Reporter

Joe Quiambao has a daunting task awaiting him every time he walks into his Manhattan office

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Frank Mir talks with grappling coach Ricky Lundell as he gets his hands taped during open workouts for UFC 130 Thursday, May 26, 2011.  (Photo by Sam Morris)

 

As recently as two years ago, sports book directors didn’t know what to make of the UFC.

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Crystal Hoy, right, in action.  (Photos by Mary Ann Owen)

 

American-born Filipina boxer Crystal Hoy is looking to make a name for herself when she represents the Philippines on the first ever female boxing reality show “Todas Contra Mexico,” or “All Against Mexico,” which begins filming next week in Chiapas, Mexico.

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Ana “The Hurricane” Julaton celebrates victory.

 

MANILA — Ana “The Hurricane” Julaton put on a virtual display of boxing skills to dominate Franchesca Alcanter and retain her World Boxing Organization (WBO) super-bantamweight title at the Craneway Pavilion Point Richmond in California last Saturday.

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Referee Russel Mora at the Nonito Donaire Jr. and Fernando Montiel fight in Las Vegas on Feb. 19. “The Filipino Flash” destroyed the Mexican with a second round technical knockout.  (Reuters photo)

 

MANILA — Russel Mora, the third man on the ring when Nonito Donaire Jr. knocked out Fernando Montiel last week in Las Vegas, is in hot water.

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