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Boxing: THREE FILIPINO BOXERS LOSE IN THAILAND

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posted on Jul, 11 2004 @ 07:36 PM
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The losing streak of Filipino boxers in Thailand continued as three more fighters lost in their bids to turn the tide of mostly lopsided defeats at the hands of overmatched Thais in Songkla yesterday.

Rolando Gerongco, who is now surprisingly fighting as a featherweight, was badly beaten by undefeated Chonlatarn Piriyapinyo who captured the Asian Boxing Council featherweight title with all three judges scoring it for the Thai, 120-107, 120-107 and 118-109. Although Gerongco who is rated No. 5 in the Philippines started aggressively Chonlatarn frustrated the Filipino with an effective counter-attack and controlled the action until the end with solid combinations.


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