Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


NONITO DONAIRE RUMORS

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
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Fight Preview: Mo’ & Mo’ Macao: Nonito Donaire vs Simpiwe Vetyeka

Top Rank continues it’s international development of  world class boxing at the  Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort, Macao, Saturday, May 31st when Filipino-American icon Nonito Donaire tackles as dangerously hard punching fighter as exists in boxing today in South African Simpiwe Vetyeka. The newly aquired WBA Super World featherweight title will be the bauble Vetyeka defends.
Via Ringnews24
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Donaire vs. Vetyeka weigh-in results & photos

Simpiwe Vetyeka (26-2, 15 KOs), of Mdantsane, South Africa, and Nonito Donaire (32-2, 20 KOs), a native of General Santos City, Philippines, square off on Friday in their final faceoff before their world title battle. Right here, you can find all the details on the Donaire vs. Vetyeka weigh-in, including photos of the fighters, quotes, and more. Donaire vs. Vetyeka Weights...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Billy Goat Gruff: Donaire Vs. Vetyeka Preview And Prediction

This is how chock full of boxing this weekend is: One of the best 10 or 15 fighters alive — from one of the most boxing-mad countries on the planet — is fighting Saturday on HBO against perhaps the #1 fighter in his division, and it’s been overshadowed by Carl Froch vs. George Groves II to the point of total eclipse. Nonito Donaire has himself to blame for some of this, some...
Via The Queensbury Rules
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Nonito Donaire: 2013 was covered in darkness, but I’m confident & ready now

Nonito Donaire is ready to begin a new era of dominance when he challenges Simpiwe Vetyeka in his bid to become a five-weight world champion. The 31-year-old is looking to get his career back on track following a disappointing 2013 which saw him lose to skilled Cuban Guillermo Rigondeaux before scraping past Vic Darchinyan with a ninth round knockout, having been down on the judges’...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Nonito Donaire guns for the legit featherweight championship on Saturday: Where’s the buzz?

Nonito Donaire Returns this Weekend, & Nobody is Talking About It: On Saturday in Macau, Nonito Donaire guns for the legit liner featherweight championship, as he takes on Chris John-conqueror Simpiwe Vetyeka in an effort to win yet another title in his illustrious career. The lack of buzz is palpable. It’s not as if Donaire’s achievements are that far back in the rearview...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Nonito Donaire quotes & photos: I got away from what made me successful, now I’ve reevaluated everything

It’s back to the future for Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire as he finishes off a training camp that hasn’t been this rigorous and back to basics since his stellar year in 2012. Donaire is moving up yet another weight division, this time to challenge Featherweight champion Simpiwe “V12” Vetyeka. Check out some photos and quotes from Donaire, and some other details...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
26 days ago  |  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

Vic Darchinyan: Nonito Donaire has been exposed in his loss to Rigondeaux

We have a terrific card coming up this Saturday at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas, which will be televised Live on HBO® beginning at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT.   The telecast will open up with the two top-rated contenders -- both undefeated -- in the junior middleweight division fighting for the vacant WBO title and coincidentally they are both former U.S. Olympians –...
Via Ringnews24
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
MORE STORIES >>
Boxing News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

The longest homers of the week

NFL players with the highest trade value

Gallery: WAGs of the World Cup

Best WWE Ladder/TLC/Money in the Bank matches

Buyers/sellers at the MLB trade deadline

Athlete mugshots that should be Fatheads

Nine UFC bouts that need to happen

Skydiving and MMA, together at last

Meet the sports world's newest crush

NBA teams under the most pressure

Who are the best coaches from every NFL franchise?

Updated NBA mock draft

BARKER BEAUTIES
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.