Moralde triumphs; Mananquil puts on a show in “Brawl at the Mall”

Engelbert Moralde (left) and Jestoni Makiputin duke it out in the main event of Brawl at the Mall: Collision Course Sunday night at Robinsons Place Atrium in General
Santos City.

ENGELBERT Moralde halted a two-fight losing streak with a majority decision win over Jestoni Makiputin in the main event of the "Brawl at the Mall" Sunday night at Robinsons Place Atrium in General Santos City.

Moralde improved to 9W-5L-0D 6KOs, while Makiputin fell to 5W-2L-2D. Putting on a show were Ben Mananquil and Kim Lindog as the two fighters went all-out right from the opening bell. In the end, Mananquil escaped with a unanimous decision win to improve to 14W-1L-2D, 3KOs). Lindog dropped to 5W-5L-1D, 4KOs. “It was the best fight of the night,” said Sanman Promotions chief executive officer Jim Claude“JC” Manangquil.

Keeping his unblemished record intact was Jade Bornea, who scored a second-round knockout win over Nicong Calamba. Bornea now has eight victories—five of them coming by way of knockouts.

In other fights Jerven Mama chalked up first-round KO win over Roger Salaton; Dave Apolinario posted a unanimous decision win over Rio Golipatan, and Mark Antonio posted a first-round KO win over Elizer Ambon.
The fight card was a blockbuster on social media as thousands watched the card via the newly formedSANMAN LIVE.

The live streaming recorded 31,000
reach and had 10,000 views.