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Nonito Donaire ups ante in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Courtesy: Nonito Donaire’s Facebook As the world’s obsession with the ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) Ice Bucket Challenge is amusing the masses while celebrities challenge one another via their various social media mediums, leave it to the one nicknamed “The Filipino Flash” to up the ante. Former five-division champion Nonito Donaire exchanged the tiny bucket most have...
Via Fight Hub TV
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Nonito Donaire Vs. Simpiwe Vetyeka Results

This is a post about what happened in the Nonito Donaire vs. Simpiwe Vetyeka featherweight fight in Macau, China. Since the fight will air live on HBO this afternoon, anyone who doesn’t want a spoiler should stop reading now. OK: That was a travesty. Donaire won a technical decision over Vetyeka at the exact moment he could, at the end of the 4th. There was so much that was wrong...
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Robert Garcia expects Nonito Donaire to return to the ring in May

Nonito Donaire last stepped foot into a boxing ring in November of last year in a back and forth rematch with iron fisted Vic Darchinyan. It was not the strongest performance of Donaire’s career, as a determined Darchinyan sought a vestige of revenge for the pairs first bout in 2009. Alas history would again rewrite itself as the same exact punch that disposed of Darchinyan in...
Via Fight Hub TV
January 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Mikey Garcia, Nonito Donaire Victorious In Corpus Christi

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX - Mikey Garcia retained his undefeated record and became the new WBO junior lightweight champion  defeating Rocky Martinez by eighth round KO Saturday night in Corpus Christi. Fighting for the first time in his new, heavier weight class, Garcia entered the ring ready to gain a new title after losing his previous title for not making weight in the fight against...
Via BadCulture
November 10, 2013  |  Discuss

More on big wins from Mikey Garcia, Nonito Donaire & Demetrius Andrade: Fight night photos, results & notes

Last night in Corpus Christi, Texas, Mikey Garcia, Nonito Donaire and Demetrius Andrade all scored big wins, and important ones for their futures. Garcia broke down defending titleholder Roman Martinez, Donaire survived some tough moments to take out Vic Darchinyan for a second time, and Andrade broke out with his biggest win, and first title victory, over Vanes Martirosyan. Right...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Mikey Garcia, Nonito Donaire, Demetrius Andrade Win (But Their Opponents Give Them Trouble)

Mikey Garcia tasted the canvas Saturday night on HBO. So did Demetrius Andrade. And Nonito Donaire was losing his rematch with Vic Darchinyan through eight rounds. But all three gathered themselves for wins that meant something, yet also demonstrated the limitations of each man. MIKEY GARCIA-ROCKY MARTINEZ After a nothing 1st, Martinez found a right hand counter that dropped...
Via The Queensbury Rules
November 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Martinez vs. Garcia & Donaire vs. Darchinyan results

Tonight in Corpus Christi, Texas, an exciting HBO tripleheader took place, headlined by Roman Martinez vs. Mikey Garcia, and showcasing Nonito Donaire vs. Vic Darchinyan II and Vanes Martirosyan vs. Demetrius Andrade. So how did all three of the fights play out? Read on for our coverage of the Andrade vs. Martirosyan, Donaire vs. Darchinyan II and Martinez vs. Garcia results. Roman...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Martinez-Garcia, Donaire-Darchinyan weigh-in results, photos & video

The official weigh-ins were held this afternoon in Corpus Christi, Texas, for Saturday night's HBO tripleheader with Roman Martinez vs. Mikey Garcia, Nonito Donaire vs. Vic Darchinyan II and Demetrius Andrade vs. Vanes Martirosyan. Right here, we have the full weigh-in results, with the official fighter weights, photos from the weigh-ins, and more. Martinez vs. Garcia...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Donaire-Darchinyan, Martinez-Garcia, Martirosyan-Andrade presser photos, videos & more

The final press conference for Saturday's HBO tripleheader was held on Thursday in Corpus Christi, Texas, with all six of the main fighters in attendance. The event is headlined by Roman "Rocky" Martinez vs. Mikey Garcia, and features Nonito Donaire vs. Vic Darchinyan II, and Demetrius Andrade vs. Vanes Martirosyan in a clash of unbeaten former USA Olympians. Right...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Nonito Donaire to Face Vic Darchinyan Again

Nonito Donaire (31-2, 20KOs) will face Vic Darchinyan (39-5-1, 28KOs) once again on November 9. It is possible the event will take place in Corpus Christi, Texas at the American Bank Center. Nonito Donaire who was in the top 5 pound-for-pound rankings suffered the 2nd loss of his career at the hands of Guillermo Rigondeaux. […]
Via MyBoxing
September 03, 2013  |  Discuss
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