Boxing at Pinoy Pride in Dubai

Duel in Dubai 2 is taking place as part of Pinoy Pride 32 this week. Find out the details of who will be fighting

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After last year's successful Pinoy Pride in Dubai, a great boxing event is returning to the emirate.

Dubbed Duel in Dubai 2 Pinoy Pride 32, Ala Productions has teamed up with TFC Middle East for the August 7 occasion at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

Filipino boxer Albert 'Prince' Pagara will defend his IBF Intercontinental Junior Featherweight title against Jesus 'Chito' Rios of Mexico.

Supporting the main event will be headliner Albert Pagara's brother, WBO International Super-lightweight Jason 'El Nino' Pagara. He’ll fight against Mexico's Ramiro Alcaraz. Plus Filipino boxer Jimrex 'Executioner' Jaca and Pablo Montiel of Mexico will be facing each other on the undercard.

In 2014 four Filipino boxers - including the reigning WBO Intercontinental Weight Champion and WBO Asia Pacific 'Fighter of the Year' Genesis 'Azukal' Servania went up against the Mexican former two-time world title challenger Jose 'Matador' Cabrera.

On Friday, gates open at 5pm and the show starts at 7pm. Tickets can be obtained online, alternatively by calling 055 602 5509 or 04 390 2180. Fights will also be screened live via TFC pay-per-view. Visit www.facebook.com/TFCMiddleEast for more updates.

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