Boxing is manly sport geared with gloves that is filled up of cushion. Because of its pillow-like appearance, most of the people misunderstood that such fist fight is a very dangerous game if performed by unprepared players.
In the Philippines, during celebration such as fiesta, boxing can be added as a part of the parlor games.
Also, boxing can be illegally organized by anyone, and ironically, everyone is willing to place their bets for the prospected winner.
The other day, one of the Facebook user named James Asiado uploaded a video of illegal street boxing that killed one of the Filipino player.
Rest In Peace kua klong, eto lang magiging ebidensya namin dinilit yung may ari nung nag upload neto kaya dinownload ko. sana po managot yung may pakana nung palaro nato.There is unofficial statement from the organizers of the event confirming the flaws.
Prayers and fond memories are what we have to remember our dearly departed and knowing that he is now resting in the arms of our Lord.
Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him. May his soul of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace kua klong. Amen.
~ James Asiado
Ignorance of Boxing Killed Untrained FighterThe failure to properly equipped fighters for protection such as;
- rightful ring
- sensible referee
- proper boxing gloves
Netizen also interpreted the incident that such fist power is like Saitama, a fictional character in the anime "One Punch Man" infamous due to his one punch killing ability.
Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao is a famous Filipino boxing hero who affirmatively asserted that a solid hit in the jaw area is a fatal injury for every boxers. Based on the video, the guy was hit in the same portion led him an instant knockout. But the worst case is, he fell down on the hard concrete cement serves as the ring that possibly causes him a critical internal damage.
The incident maybe illegally organized or a part of celebration mock battle. However, boxing is a sport that should be taken seriously or else you may end up killing someone.