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Bacolod City, Philippines Thursday, September 3, 2020
PFL ready to start season in October

Philippine Football Federation president Mariano “Nonong” Araneta and Philippines Football League commissioner Coco Torre announced on Tuesday that October is the target schedule for club competition to start this season.

This after Ceres Negros FC replacement United City FC and new addition Maharlika Manila, unveiled recently their respective roster.

United City retained the core Ceres-Negros while Maharlika will be bannered by former national team players such as Simon Greatwich, Jerry Barbaso, and Misagh Bahadoran with Roxy Dorlas as head coach.

Pinoy boxer to challenge
WBC Asia Thai champion

Filipino fighter Joel Kwong of San Juan City will challenge World Boxing Council (WBC) Asia Boxing Council super bantamweight champion Thatana “Chainoi Worawut” Luangpon of Thailand at the Workpoint Studio in Bang Phun, Thailand this Saturday.

Though he won his last fight against Indonesian Julio de La Basez via technical knockout in Bangkok on October 26 last year, Kwong is up for a tough assignment against Luangpon who remains undefeated in 12 fights.

Kwong, who has been a resident of Bangkok since he started boxing in 2013, has won his past four matches, including three via stoppage, but has nine defeats in 14 fights.


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