Boxing is among the most famous sports here in the Philippines. Our country produced professional world champions, Olympic standouts, and some of the greatest fighters in history. Several boxers including Manny Pacquiao, Donnie Nietes, Nonito Donaire, Gabriel Elorde and Jerwin Ancajas excelled in the combat sport. These locals brought glory and honor to our homeland. Nearly every Filipino becomes excited to turn on their television and watch some action in the boxing ring.
Recently, a viral Facebook video showed a boxing fight between two young fighters. The post included in the caption,
“At tumigil ang mundo ng referee ng masapul sya ng isang natinding suntok!”
In the video, the two boxers exchanged heavy punches against each other in a made-up boxing stage. A fighter even fell nearly to the ground after he absorbed a powerful right-handed jab.
As the referee immediately came to halt the fight, he received an unexpected punch from one of the boxers.
Then, the boxer who hit the referee apologized for the unintentional strike. As a result, the crowd went crazy as they cheered wildly after the surprising action happened. Fortunately, the referee did not have any serious injuries.
Unsurprisingly, plenty of netizens laughed at the video as well and shared it across social media several times. In fact, it reached more than a thousand views, likes, and shares on Facebook after posting a few days ago. Read their comments below:
Watch the full video below: