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Nicholas Walters Announces His Arrival Against Nonito Donaire

(Nicholas Walters, right, Nonito Donaire, right; via) That was an exceptional performance Saturday night on HBO by Nicholas Walters, to knock out the never-KO’d, rarely-even-hurt Nonito Donaire. He had to fight through an early trademark counter left hook from Donaire to do it, but once he got going, he made a former pound-for-pound top 10 guy submit, making him appear shellshocked...
Via The Queensbury Rules
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Donaire Vs Walters Added To Golovkin/Rubio Undercard

NONITO DONAIRE AND NICHOLAS WALTERS BATTLE FOR THE WBA FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE ON GOLOVKIN-RUBIO CHAMPIONSHIP CARD Saturday, October 18 at StubHub Center Live on HBO World Championship Boxing® LOS ANGELES (September 19, 2014) — Top Rank® announced today that 2012 Fighter of the Year and four-division world champion NONITO “The Filipino Flash” DONAIRE and undefeated world...
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September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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
August 20, 2014  |  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

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
May 30, 2014  |  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...
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May 30, 2014  |  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
May 29, 2014  |  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
May 28, 2014  |  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
May 27, 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
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