Last boys standing assure PH of bronze medals in boxing tourney

first_img787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano MOST READ View comments After drawing a bye in the first round, De La Pena, dominated India’s Selay So, 5-0, in the pinweight class to advance against Chinese Taipei’s Yu Chen-Ching.Syrymbetov beat Bhutan’s Tanding Wangchuk by RSC in the third round and, with his solid credential as Kazakhstan national junior champion, should give Pangga a tough fight.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’Another Filipino, Norlan Petecio, bowed to Uzbekistan’s Sherzod Kodirboev, 5-0, in the lightweight division, leaving Pangga and Dela Pena to carry the fight for the host country in the event confined to 15 and 16 year olds.Criz Russu Laurente lost to Kazakhstan’s Makhmud Sabyrkhan by the same score in the light flyweight category on Thursday. Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio 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 respite 2 nabbed in Bicol drug stings Vilma Santos, Luis Manzano warn public of fake account posing as her Albay to send off disaster response team to Batangas LATEST STORIES Teen gunned down in Masbatecenter_img Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Though they will be pitted against internationally seasoned opponents, Pangga and Dela Pena promised to give it their best shot in the five-day competition organized by the Association of Boxing Alliances in the Philippines headed by Ricky Vargas.The tournament took a break Saturday and will conclude on Monday.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend ASBC Asian Confederation Junior Boxing Championships in Puerto Princesa – Day3 Session6 – Philippines’ John Vincent Pangga defeated United Arab Emirates’ Saif Al-Kharoosi at the flyweight (50kg). PHOTO FROM ASBC FACEBOOKPuerto Princesa—John Vincent Pangga and Kenneth dela Pena hurdled their respective opponents on Friday, assuring the Philippines of at least two bronze medals in the ASBC Asian Junior Boxing Championships here.Pangga beat Saif Alkharoosi of the United Arab Emirates by RSC (Referee Stops Contest) in the first round of their flyweight duel to barge into Sunday’s semifinals against Kazakhstan’s Talgat Syrymbetov.ADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Silver lininglast_img read more


first_imgOh no it isn’t, oh yes it is, it’s that time of year again folks, when Moville open’s its doors to  another successful Pantomime.This year, Moville Musical Society proudly presents Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs from the 29th of January to Sunday 8th February.Tickets will be on sale in St Eugene’s Hall on Saturday the 24th January – from 11.00am – 3pm and from Monday 26th until Friday 3st from 11am – 2pm. Organisers have lined up 10 shows of the production which insiders describe as ‘sensational’….with two Sunday matinees which is always a huge hit with the children. Curtain is up on the first show next  Thursday 29th Friday with shows on Saturday and a Sunday matinee. After a short break the show returns on the following Wednesday, February 4 for shows each night for the rest of the week through until Sunday.If the past four years are anything to go by, tickets are likely to sell out fast. Show producer John McIntyre said: “It seems like only yesterday when Eamon McLaughlin spurred me on to have a meeting in the town to bring back Moville pantomime after an 18 year lull.“It has been great to have been able to meet and work with some very good people, also with new people joining every year the show just keeps going from strength to strength.”With Mandie Bredin as the director, Tom Evans as the musical director and Sheila McLaughlin as the choreographer, they really do work well together in presenting another very good and entertaining pantomime. This year Maura Harkin was responsible for producing this year’s script and was ready from the start of October.The cast has also being very busy over the last few weeks with rehearsals taking place 2 nights a week. All cast members young and not so young, along with quite a few new cast members have shown once again great commitment, everyone involved has had great enjoyment both on and off stage.When it comes to a great Pantomime, you don’t need Broadway when you have Moville Musical Society in St Eugene’s Hall.The cast is made up of 12 main characters, 10 lovely singing chorus girls and boys, 25 junior chorus and 12 adorable little fairies all of which have been working very hard the past few weeks.It is impossible to mention everybody because there are so many people involved like the prop and que girls Katrina Doherty, Sheena Quigg and Laura Bonner. Also the prop Construction crew which is headed up by Paddy Gillespie and the men’s shed, Brendan Farren the stage artist.Carolyne O Donavan who has been very busy since before Christmas getting everyone kitted and fitted with their costumes to make sure everyone looks their best on stage. From front stage to back stage, from tea ladies to ushers, from lights to sound, around 100 people working every night to make the show possible and with great help from the local business who support the show each year it really is a great community effort.Tickets are priced at 6 euro for Adults and 3 euro for children under 12 years. Sure what else would  you be doing? Remember folks tickets go on sale in st.eugene’s hall on Saturday 24th January at 11am. OH NO IT ISN’T! OH YES IT IS…AS MOVILLE MUSICAL SOCIETY GETS READY TO PANTO! was last modified: January 22nd, 2015 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:movilleMusical SocietyPantomimelast_img read more