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Nonito Donaire

Donaire – Vetyeka Title Fight on HBO, May 31, at Venetian Macao

Donaire – Vetyeka Title Fight on HBO, May 31, at Venetian Macao

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 31 at the Cotai Arena.               The world-class event is headlined by three spectacular [...]

April 22, 2014 ThaBoxingVoice The Wire Report 0

Peek Into The Future: Bruno Escalante

Peek Into The Future: Bruno Escalante

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 Escalante walked to the ring shouting, “Let’s Go!” It was a moment of star stuck [...]

March 2, 2014 Lucas Ketelle Featured, Prospects To Watch 0

Nonito Donaire Sr. Opens “Doniare Sr. Boxing & Fitness” in Oakland

Nonito Donaire Sr. Opens “Doniare Sr. Boxing & Fitness” in Oakland

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 his brand new gym for the first day on February 1st, 2014. Donaire Sr., who [...]

February 4, 2014 Lucas Ketelle Featured 0

Andre Ward, Nonito Donaire, Bruno Escalante, and Other Northern California Fighters to Watch for in 2014

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 gaining stardom in the super six Super Middleweight tournament, Ward parlayed his success to a [...]

January 10, 2014 Lucas Ketelle Featured, Home Slider 1

Victor Conte Believes Donaire Was Unfocused Against Rigondeaux, Rodriguez Outgrew 168 Pounds

Victor Conte Believes Donaire Was Unfocused Against Rigondeaux, Rodriguez Outgrew 168 Pounds

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 worked with Donaire for some time but a month before Donaire would face Guillermo Rigondeaux, [...]

December 10, 2013 JulioGarcia Featured 0

The Rigolution Will Be Televised: Rigondeaux-Agbeko, Tapia-Kirkland Preview

The Rigolution Will Be Televised: Rigondeaux-Agbeko, Tapia-Kirkland Preview

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 belts on the line as he squares off against Joseph Agbeko. Also on the undercard [...]

December 5, 2013 Peter Clarke Featured, Home Slider, PreviewResults 0

The Standard of a Superstar: Nonito Donaire

The Standard of a Superstar: Nonito Donaire

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 that he looked a little bit too uncomfortable at the weight and a bit flat [...]

November 13, 2013 Lucas Ketelle Featured, Home Slider 1

Garcia-Martinez Weigh In Photos

Garcia-Martinez Weigh In Photos

Photos By Carlos Sacriste                 [...]

November 8, 2013 Carlos Sacriste Featured 0

Vic Darchinyan Is Not Ready For His Swan Song

Vic Darchinyan Is Not Ready For His Swan Song

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 vicious left hook. Now six years and sixteen fights later, Darchinyan is a tough veteran [...]

November 8, 2013 James Myhre Featured, Home Slider 1

Preview: Anything To Gain From HBO’s Triple Header?

Preview: Anything To Gain From HBO’s Triple Header?

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 to build or as Bob Arum would say “marinate”, certain fights that have been labeled [...]

November 8, 2013 Chris Carlson Featured, Home Slider, PreviewResults 0

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