Camiguin-born Cagayan de Oro City-based Jeronil ‘El Diamante’ Borres eked out a 10-round majority decision victory over Dapitan City’s Robert ‘El Rapido’ Onggocan to win the vacant Asian Boxing Federation (ABF) flyweight title during the 55th Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation Convention held last November 10 in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan.
Borres, a former amateur standout and a product of City Mayor Oscar Moreno’s amateur boxing program, is coming off three straight losses going into the title fight.
He recently visited City Hall carrying the title belt. See below.
His record is now 9 wins, 3 losses and 1 draw. Watch the full fight below.