|Birth Place||Gubot Sorsogon, Philippines|
|Pro Record||41-5-4 31KO’S|
Lightweight BIO MICHAEL HAPIN FARENAS who was born in the Philippines started his boxing Career as an amateur at age15. Michael’s Punching power was quickly recognized and at 18, he was invited to represent the Philippines as part of the National Team. Michael’s impressive amateur record of 80 fights gave him the drive to turn Professional at age 20. Michael’s talent has afforded him to travel to counties outside the Philippines including Japan, Mexico, & the United States. Michael was chosen to fight 2 time Cuban Gold Medalist Yuriokus Gamboa undercard the Paquiao- Marquez 4 fight. Farenas showed Heart and strength by brutally knocking down Gamboa. He has fought as a title eliminator contender 2 Times and beat the Undefeated Marc Davis. The once #2 in the world, Michael Farenas is looking to make his return to the ring to prove his world Class talent. Michael is managed by SMG and Germaine Gillies and currently training at Wild Card gym under Marvin Somodio.