Tunacao bows to Yamanaka
in WBC bantamweight match
TOKYO – Filipino Malcolm Tunacao bowed to Shinsuke Yamanaka by technical knockout letting the Japanese retain his World Boxing Council bantamweight title yesterday.
Yamanaka, 30, floored Tunacao twice in the third round with a straight left.
And it was the same straight left shot that knocked a bloodied Tunacao to the canvas one minute and 57 seconds into the 12th, for the referee to stop the fight.
Bowlfest continues in Bacolod
NPBC RJ Stars/LJP Trading topped in the premiere division with 705 points, with Davies C and Tiger Eye doing the same in their brackets of the 22 nd Sharp Rated and Non-rated Trio Bowling Tournament at the New Top's Millennium Plaza Alley in Bacolod City.
The leading squad led by Steve Po composed of Willy Mahilum, Hernand Garciniego and Abe Leong now head the 10 teams with 2,855, followed by Kami Mga Hubin of Robbie Elegado with 2,844.
In the same category are Silverado ASSFBI with 2,806; Sharp I, 2,776; Mulo Car Aircon, 2,774; Davies B, 2,661; Davies A, 2,631, and Electronz I, 2,549.