Dads hail Paalam for winning gold in ASBC Asian Elite boxing championship


Through a resolution, the 20th City Council headed by City Vice Mayor Jocelyn B. Rodriguez congratulated and commended Carlo Paalam for winning the gold medal in the ASBC Asian Elite Men’s Bantamweight Boxing Championship 2022 held last November 12 in Amman, Jordan.

Paalam, a silver medalist in the Tokyo Olympics, captured the 54kg bantamweight gold medal after a 4-1 split decision win over Makhud Sabyrkhan of Kazakhstan.

Legislators said Paalam has given honor and pride in the field of sports to the country, in general and the city of Cagayan de Oro, in particular.

All members sponsored the resolution.