Marcial eyes Olympic gold before going pro
EUMIR Marcial is undoubtedly one of the most illustrious amateur Filipino boxers of his generation, winning two gold medals in the Southeast Asian Games and one in the International Boxing Association Youth World Boxing Championships.
Despite his daunting resume in the amateurs, the 22year-old middleweight doesn’t see himself fighting in the professional ranks in the near future.
“As of now, I don’t see myself going pro, because my goal really is the Olympics and I’m really dreaming of getting the gold,” said Marcial in Filipino during the PSA Awards Tuesday at Manila Hotel.
“First I must win