Philippine Islands: Laws
History of Filipino Boxing Legislation, Rules & Regulations
(Enter material chronologically)
- 1921-02-09: 20-round bouts are legalized in Manila, per newspaper wire reports (e.g., Everett Daily Herald, Everett, WA, USA)
- 1929-02-09: President Calvin Coolidge signs a bill permitting 10-rounders in the territory of the Hawaiian Islands and the possession of the Philippine Islands.