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NONITO DONAIRE RUMORS

Nonito Donaire’s next fight set for March 28 in Philippines

After much speculation, Nonito Donaire’s next fight is now set. Donaire will be returning on March 28 in Pasay City, Philippines. Known as “The Filipino Flash”, this will be Donaire’s first fight in the Philippines in six years, dating back to April 2009. Overall, he’s fought three times in the Philippines in his career thus far. Also important is that Donaire is dropping...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 12, 2015  |  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...
Via BadCulture
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...
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 30, 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

Prediction: Can Rigondeaux Soar With A Win Over Agbeko

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - Win Guillermo Rigondeaux derailed Nonito Donaire’s meteoric rise to win the WBO super bantamweight belt in decisive fashion he should have been heralded as the next star, but he wasn’t. His defensive minded, strike and move style was deemed boring and non fan-friendly. It’s safe to say life as the champion in the post-Donaire era hasn’t been the plush...
Via BadCulture
December 02, 2013  |  Discuss
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