Top Rank announced today that 2012 Fighter of the Year and four-division world champion NONITO “The Filipino Flash” DONAIRE and undefeated world champion NICHOLAS “The Axe Man” WALTERS will battle it out to determine the undisputed World Boxing Association (WBA)
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Nonito Donaire is set to return to face Nicholas Walters on October 18th at the StubHub Center in Carson, CA in a WBA Super Featherweight unification bout. The match will also serve as the co-main event to Gennady Golovkin vs.
If you speak to most people in the boxing world, there was something about Nonito Donaire’s last fight against Simpiwe Vetyeka that didn’t sit right with them. Whether it was the timeouts that Nonito Donaire called that were allowed by
Buy low, sell high is the motto when buying and selling equity in the stock market. This past weekend ‘The Filipino Flash’ Nonito Donaire had to report has quaterly earnings to his investors, the boxing fans. When the reports came
By Nick Green This past week saw a lot of different moving parts. A lot of fights going on and a lot of speculation going on. Big fights loom closer and bigger fights start to come into the picture. All
Remember Nonito Donaire? The fighter whose left hook had Fernando Montiel’s leg twitching not knowing where he was mentally? Remember Nonito Donaire? The guy who iced Vic Darchinyan, chopped down a tree in Jeffery Mathebula, beat Wilfredo Vasquez Jr., and
MACAU, CHINA (May 28, 2014) – It’s back to the future for four-division world champion and 2012 Fighter of the Year Year NONITO “The Filipino Flash” DONAIRE as he finishes off a training camp that hasn’t been this rigorous and back to basics since
MACAO (April 22, 2014) – A press conference in Manila on Tuesday announced the details of Featherweight Fury – a championship event with three featherweight world title main event fights to be hosted by The Venetian® Macao on Saturday, May
It was one year ago, Bruno Escalante headlined the Fox Theatre in Redwood City, CA. The crowd was sold out, people were out front that night trying to buy tickets to get in. Nonito Donaire stood in the walkway as
On 1920 Park Boulevard, located between E 19th and E 20th in Oakland, CA sits a new institution in the boxing community as well as for the Filipino community as legendary boxing trainer Nonito Donaire Sr. opened his doors to
Andre Ward, Nonito Donaire, Bruno Escalante, and Other Northern California Fighters to Watch for in 2014
The Stars Andre Ward (27-0 14KOs, 1-0 in 2013) – Andre Ward is the definition of consistency. Though Ward may not have an aesthetically pleasing style of going about his business in the ring, his results do not very. After
Victor Conte has helped strengthen some of the best athletes in the world (legally and illegally). He has worked with a great deal of stars in boxing. From Shane Mosley and Fernando Vargas to Andre Berto to Nonito Donaire. Conte
Tomorrow, HBO with Top Rank Promotions will be putting on a good boxing card from Atlantic City. Guillermo Rigondeaux will be fighting his 1st fight since defeating Nonito Donaire in April, as he puts his WBO and WBA super bantamweight
On Saturday November 9th, Nonito Donaire came from behind to beat Vic Darchinyan in the ninth round by TKO stoppage in dramatic fashion. Still many came away unimpressed since Donaire appeared to be different from past fights with some citing
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Six years in the making, on November 9th at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas, Vic Darchinyan gets his long awaited rematch against Nonito Donaire. In their first fight in July 2007, Donaire knocked Darchinyan out with a
Normally when two elite fighters are co-featured on a card together you can expect the winners (favorites) to be matched up in a (super) fight of sorts at some point in the near future. It’s a formula that’s been used
Vic Darchinyan The Right Opponent For Nonito Donaire Because Donaire Has Trouble With Good Defensive Boxers?
When the rematch between Nonito Donaire and Vic Darchinyan was announced many were left wondering “why?” Donaire soundly beat Darchinyan by a 5th round TKO the first time they met so there is no need for a rematch right especially
Joseph Agbeko Confident In Beating Rigondeaux, Feels Rigondeaux Made Donaire Look Like A Bad Fighter
Joseph Agbeko will get to once again fight for a world title on December 7th when he faces Guillermo Rigondeaux on HBO. The opportunity arose after Agbeko made some career changing moves. Agbeko left Don King and changed managers and