Aug 4, 2012
Palace cheering for Barriga's fight Saturday tonight
Malacanang expressed on Saturday its utmost support for the boxer considered as the Philippines' biggest hope for an Olympic medal in the ongoing 2012 London Summer Olympics.
Confident Barriga Sings Bee Gees
In the morning after his decisive opening win, Mark Barriga returned to work, shadow boxing, punching mitts and doing some stretching in a 45-minute ritual supervised by his coach Roel Velasco on Thursday.
Pint-sized Mark Anthony Barriga, who humbled taller Italian Manuel Cappai in a convincing 17-7 win on Tuesday night , will be up against tougher Birzhan Zhakypov of Kazakhstan on Saturday.
Boxers Frustrated By Amateur Rules
After Carlos Suarez put on a losing performance that still had the Olympic crowd chanting his name, the Trinidad and Tobago fighter said what so many fighters are thinking when they lose an amateur boxing match.
Olympic Boxing Full Results - Light Flyweight
Day Four of Olympic boxing competition gets underway, with the light flyweight division featuring five bouts in the afternoon portion and five more in the evening.