Filipino boxers Jerwin Ancajas and Mark Magsayo obtained recognition from the Senate after successful their respective bouts.

Ancajas retained the International Boxing Federation (IBF) Junior Bantamweight Championship title final November 18 on the SSE Arena in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Magsayo earned victory over Shota Hayashi of Japan to win the World Boxing Organization (WBO) International Featherweight Championship belt final November 25 in Tagbilaran, Bohol.

Two separate senate resolutions have been filed to commend the 2 boxers for “bringing prestige to our country.”

Source: interaksyon