Nesthy Petecio yields to Japanese foe, settles for boxing silver

Photo from AFP Boxer Nesthy Petecio yielded to hometown bet Sena Irie to settle for the silver medal in the women’s featherweight (54-57kg) division of the Tokyo Olympics Tuesday. Irie won via unanimous decision after four judges scored 29-28 and one judge 30-27. Petecio trailed after the first round but … Continue reading Nesthy Petecio yields to Japanese foe, settles for boxing silver