Commentary｜Here are my five questions that needs answers with regards to Nonito Donaire’s unanimous technical decision victory against South African Simpiwe Vetyeka for their featherweight tussle at the Cotai Arena in Macau, China. Actually, I want answers from those directly involved, like Luis Fabon, and WBA supervisor Aurelio Fiengo. But let me answer it myself. […]
Nonito Donaire gets another championship in his fourth weight class tonight at the Cotai Arena in Macau, China. But it didn’t happen without any controversy. It is what it is, because this is boxing. But the commission there should do some investigation. The bout was stop after four rounds of bizarre, frustrating but entertaining action. […]
Here’s the Nonito Donaire vs Simpiwe Vetyeka weigh in results at the Cotai Arena in Macau, China for the Top Rank boxing card dubbed “Featherweight Fury” featuring “The Filipino Flash” Nonito Donaire taking on South African featherweight champion Simpiwe Vetyeka. [Read Also: SPB Coverage: Nonito Donaire vs Simpiwe Vetyeka Featherweight Simpiwe Vetyeka – 125.5 lbs vs. Nonito Donaire […]
Two years ago, “The Filipino Flash” Nonito Donaire was on top of the world. He was the 2012 “Fighter of the Year”. He defeated champions and former champions in the super bantamweight division, Wilfredo Vazquez Jr., Jeffrey Mathebula, Toshiaki Nishioka and Jorge Arce in the same year. [Read Also: SPB coverage: Carl Froch vs George Groves […]
The Filipino “Flash” Nonito Donaire and South African Simpiwe Vetyeka arrived at the venue of their anticipated featherweight fight in Cotai Arena, Macau, China. Below are the photos by Chris Farina of Top Rank.
Nonito Donaire vs Simpiwe Vetyeka: Donaire’s greatest hits. Donaire (32-2, 21 KO’s) fought four times in 2012 and won all of them making him earned the 2012 “Fighter of the Year” award by most boxing media. He won by SD against Wilfredo Vazquez Jr., UD12–Jeffrey Mathebula, TKO9–Toshiaki Nishioka and KO3–Jorge Arce. Can Donaire carry his […]
Nonito Donaire was the 2012 “Fighter of the Year” on most boxing media outlets. He won all four championship fights against top caliber opponents in the same year. He defeated former world champions Jorge Arce by KO3, Toshiaki Nishioka TKO9, Jeffrey Mathebula UD12 and Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. SD12. [Read Also: SPB coverage: Carl Froch vs George […]