PH’s Rogen Ladon assured of bronze in Asian Games boxing

first_imgFilipino boxer Rogen Ladon secured at least a bronze medal after outpointing Azat Mahmetov of Kazakhstan in the quarterfinals of the men’s flyweight event in the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia.ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ View comments Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Gov’t in no rush to rescue animals in Taal ‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. NCAA: Oftana, Soberano lead San Beda in rout of JRUcenter_img Palace OKs total deployment ban on Kuwait OFWs Peza offers relief to ecozone firms Ladon bested Mahmetov, 3-2, to book a spot in the semifinals.Rogen Ladon (in red) of the Philippines competes against Kazakhstan’s Azat Mahmetov (in blue) in their men’s fly (52kg) quarter-final boxing match at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta on August 28, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / BAY ISMOYOHe will shoot for the silver on Friday against Thai Yuttapong Tongdee, which also edged his opponent Gan-Erdene Gankhuyag, 3-2, in the other quarterfinal pairing.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’Philippine boxing finally got a medalist after suffering a string of setbacks with the likes of Nesthy Petecio, Joel Bacho, James Palicte, Irish Magno and Mario Fernandez crashed out of contention early.Two more Filipinos in Carlo Paalam and Eumir Felix Marcial will shoot for semis slots on Wednesday. Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew DepEd’s Taal challenge: 30K students displaced Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college LATEST STORIES Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player awardlast_img read more