JORGE ARCE RUMORS & GOSSIP

KO of the night: Nonito Donaire retires Jorge Arce in spectacular fashion.

Be careful what you ask for...
Via Halestorm Sports
December 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Nonito Donaire stops Jorge Arce in 3rd

Nonito Donaire stopped Jorge Arce with left late in the third round Saturday night to retain the WBO super-bantamweight title and send the Mexican veteran into retirement. Donaire, from the Philippines, improved to 31-1 with his 20th knockout. Arce dropped to 61-7-2. ''My left hook was a damaging hook tonight,'' Donaire said. ''I felt very strong in the...
Via AP on Fox
December 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Nonito Donaire Knocks Out Jorge Arce In A Night Of Farewells

Nonito Donaire ended Jorge Arce's career in Houston tonight in a junior featherweight bout that also served as the finale for HBO analyst Larry Merchant. As predicted, Donaire was simply too big, too powerful and too fast for Arce, and demolished the Mexican action hero with his trademark left hook at the end of round 3.   Arce (6-7-2, 46 KO) uncharacteristically retreated...
Via The Queensbury Rules
December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Filipino Nonito Donaire will knockout Mexican Jorge Arce in a ‘Flash’ tomorrow night

WBO and The Ring super bantamweight king “The Filipino Flash” Nonito Donaire will defend his belts against four-division titlist Jorge Arce tomorrow night at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Donaire (30-1, 19 KOs), who has emerged victorious in 29 … Continue reading →
Via Sports by Colin
December 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Nonito Donaire-Jorge Arce weigh-in results, photos

The Nonito Donaire vs. Jorce Arce weigh-in took place this afternoon from Houston, where their Saturday night, HBO-televised Super Bantamweight title clash will be held. Both fighters are on weight and fit, and ready for action. Take a look at the Donaire vs. Arce weigh-in results, and some photos of the weigh-ins as well. Donaire vs. Arce Weights Nonito Donaire: 121.5 lbs Jorge...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Nonito Donaire-Jorge Arce final presser photos & video

The final press conference for this weekend's Nonito Donaire vs. Jorge Arce bout on HBO was held this afternoon in Houston. On the undercard of course is Guillermo Rigondeaux vs. Poonsawat Kratingdaenggym. Right here, you can view a collection of photos from the final Donaire vs. Arce press conference, as well as some video and other notes. Take a look. As you...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 12, 2012  |  Discuss

HBO Boxing preview: Donaire vs. Arce & Rigondeaux vs. Kratingdaenggym

Looking Ahead to Saturday: Donaire vs. Arce and Rigondeaux vs. Kratingdaengym Previews On Saturday from Houston, pound-for-pound entrant Nonito Donaire looks to cap off a productive 2012 with a win over longtime standout Jorge Arce. In the main supporting bout, fellow-122-pound titlist Guillermo Rigondeaux takes on former WBA champion--Thailand’s Poonsawat Kratingdaenggym. Perhaps...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Nonito Donaire vs. Jorce Arce fight preview

Everyone is focused on the big HBO pay-per-view this weekend, and all the rest of the great boxing action on the docket, but the week after that, there's more great action on the horizon. This includes the HBO televised clash between Nonito Donaire and Jorge Arce. Right here, you can take a look at the HBO Boxing Donaire vs. Arce video preview. Enjoy. This is a treat for fight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Tomas Rojas Admits Throwing 2007 Fight Against Jorge Arce for 100,000 Pesos (Video)

It took Tomas Rojas four years, but last week the Mexican junior bantamweight admitted this month that he took a dive against Jorge Arce in 2007 in exchange for 100,000 pesos. "The original deal was that if I could knock him out in the first six rounds, there would be no problem but after six I'd have to take a dive and lose," Rojas told Veracruz newspaper Notiver,...
Via NESN.com
December 14, 2011  |  Discuss

Tomas Rojas Claims To Have Thrown His 2007 Fight Against Jorge Arce

Mexican junior bantamweight Tomas Rojas said Wednesday that he took a dive against Jorge Arce in 2007 in exchange for 100,000 pesos. The Ring's number five junior bantam said that he was only offered the fight against Arce on the condition that he go down in the 6th. He says that he never saw the money. “The original deal was that if I could knock him out in the...
Via The Queensbury Rules
December 08, 2011  |  Discuss
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