Petecio survives tough Italian foe to advance in boxing finals

Boxer Nesthy Petecio overcame a taller rival in Italy’s Irma Testa to advance to the women’s feather (54-58kg) gold-medal match in the Tokyo Olympics Saturday. Petecio won via split decision, 4-1, after four judges gave the Davao native 29-28 and the remaining one judge 28-29. The victory arranged Petecio a … Continue reading Petecio survives tough Italian foe to advance in boxing finals