Cagayan de Oro’s Milan “Melinyo” Melindo will challenge WBC Youth Intercontinental Flyweight Champion Anthony Villareal of the USA in the upcoming big boxing event dubbed as “Bakbakan Sa Sinulog!” this January 14 at the Waterfront Hotel in Cebu City.
Also in the same card is AJ “Bazooka” Banal who will face Mexican veteran “Cecilio “Boga” Santos.
The Bakbakan fight card will also feature rising ALA Gym stars James Bacon and Larry “Bonjovi” Canillas. Bacon (13-1-0,8 KO’s) will fight Thittichon Singwancha (12-3, 2KO ’s) and KO artist Canillas (11-1-0 with 10 KO’s) will face Pet Twin Gym (8-3-1, 6 KO’s).
This is a joint venture between giant communication SMART Sports and TV5 with ALA Promotions to launch its entry to the sports of professional boxing.