1. Vetyeka vs. Donaire: Winner, Recap and Analysis

    Nonito Donaire is the new WBA super world featherweight champion. The end was anticlimactic, but he scored a fourth-round technical decision over Simpiwe Vetyeka in Macao, China on Saturday...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 458 reads 0 comments

  2. Nonito Donaire's Next Fight: Ranking the Best Potential Opponents

    Nonito Donaire captured a featherweight world championship on Saturday night in Macau , China, taking the WBA 126-pound title from Simpiwe Vetyeka under all sorts of controversial circumstances...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 1 month ago 8,771 reads 27 comments

  3. Nonito Donaire Fight: Potential Opponents For Filipino Flash If He Beats Vetyeka

    A victory for Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire over Super World WBA Featherweight Champion Simpiwe Vetyeka on Saturday in Macao, China, is not a foregone conclusion. But if the heavy-favorite Donaire (per OddsShark...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 152 reads 0 comments

  4. Vetyeka vs. Donaire: Analyzing Tale of the Tape and Fighters' Styles

    Simpiwe Vetyeka is looking to pull his second-straight stunning upset when he faces Nonito Donaire in Macao, China, on Saturday night. Vetyeka dominated previously unbeaten Indonesian legend Chris John in his last fight...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 302 reads 0 comments

  5. Vetyeka vs. Donaire: Loss Means Filipino Flash Can't Be Considered a Star

    Is Nonito "Filipino Flash" Donaire still one of the pound-for-pound best in boxing? Not if he can't beat WBA featherweight champion Simpiwe Vetyeka on Saturday night in Macao, China...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 3,254 reads 10 comments

  6. Nonito Donaire Will Return to Form Saturday Against Simpiwe Vetyeka

    There was a time not that long ago that Nonito Donaire looked downright unbeatable, but a stunning loss to Guillermo Rigondeaux and a massive struggle against Vic Darchinyan altered that reputation quickly...

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  7. Simpiwe Vetyeka vs. Nonito Donaire: Fight Time, Date, Live Stream, TV Info, More

    Is Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire (32-2, 21 KO) done as a elite fighter? He doesn't think so, but he'll have to prove it against a tough champion on Saturday night at the Cotai Arena in Macao...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 1,756 reads 0 comments

  8. Is Nonito Donaire Still an Elite Boxer?

    There’s no mightier fall in all of sports than what happens in boxing. Just ask Nonito Donaire ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 21,589 reads 18 comments

  9. Juan Francisco Estrada vs. Richie Mepranum: Fight Time, Date and More

    WBA and WBO flyweight champion Juan Francisco “El Gallo” Estrada (25-2, 18 KO) is one of the best young champions in the sport. At 24 years old, he’s already had 27 fights and captured two world titles...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 3 months ago 1,277 reads 2 comments

  10. Juan Carlos Reveco vs. Manuel Vides: Fight Time, Date, TV Info and More

    The clash between WBA flyweight champion Juan Carlos Reveco (32-1, 17 KO) and Manuel Vides ( 15-2, 9 KO) is finally going to happen after being postponed twice...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 4 months ago 551 reads 0 comments

  11. Where Does Ricky Burns Rank Among the Best Scottish Fighters Ever?

    Last year, promoter Eddie Hearn suggested that Ricky Burns could be compared to his country's most illustrious names...

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  12. Juan Carlos Reveco vs. Manuel Vides: Preview and Prediction for Flyweight Bout

    On March 14 in Buenos Aires , Argentina, WBA flyweight champion Juan Carlos Reveco returns to action against 23-year-old prospect Manuel Vides of Panama...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 5 months ago 616 reads 3 comments

  13. Omar Narvaez vs. David Carmona: Fight Time, Date, TV Info and More

    Even at age 38, Omar "El Huracan " Andres Narvaez (40-1-2, 21 KO) is going strong. The reigning WBO super flyweight champion will defend his title against David ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 7 months ago 450 reads 1 comments

  14. Zou Shiming vs. Juan Tozcano: Preview and Prediction for Flyweight Bout

    This weekend in Macau , China, Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao meets Mexican-American Brandon Rios on pay-per-view...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 8 months ago 2,059 reads 8 comments

  15. Nonito Donaire Must Accept the Puncher's Role to Survive Guillermo Rigondeaux

    "Oh my God." Although it was never quite verbalized, you could read the sentiment on the face of boxing champion Nonito Donaire . In the second round, opponent Vic Darchinyan landed a pair of stunning left hands that had Donaire shaken...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 8 months ago 9,001 reads 75 comments

  16. Does Nonito Donaire Really Want a Rematch with Guillermo Rigondeaux?

    Bless Nonito Donaire ’s heart. Even though the “Filipino Flash” looked comprehensively ordinary for eight rounds against repeat foil Vic Darchinyan on Saturday ...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 8 months ago 15,322 reads 91 comments

  17. Nonito Donaire Will Begin Next Chapter of Boxing Career with Win

    Nonito Donaire is beginning a new chapter of his boxing career on Saturday night, and he will start it with a big win over Vic Darchinyan ...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 8 months ago 7,724 reads 5 comments

  18. Porpramook vs. Eto: Koki Eto Defeats Fierce Tiger Via Unanimous Decision

    There is a new interim WBA world flyweight champion, and his name is Koki Eto (14-2-1). The 25-year-old from Japan defeated Kompayak "Fierce Tiger" Porpramook (50-5) on ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 12 months ago 607 reads 0 comments

  19. Estrada vs. Melindo: El Gallo Defeats El Metodico Via Unanimous Decision

    Juan "El Gallo" Francisco Estrada (25-2) successfully defended his WBO and WBA flyweight titles against Milan "El Metodico " Melindo (29-1) at Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort in Macao, China...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 12 months ago 10,054 reads 6 comments

  20. UFC on Fox 8 Johnson vs. Moraga Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

    UFC on Fox 8 culminates on Saturday night when flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson defends his title against John Moraga. Johnson (17-2-1) may be the fastest fighter in the UFC and has a knack for picking apart opposing game plans...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 960 reads 1 comments

  21. Nonito Donaire's New Son and First Loss Leave Him at a Career Crossroads

    For Nonito Donaire , the route to Canastota, N.Y. seemed simple. Sure, it's a long way from his native Philippines or even his current home in California, but that's where the International Boxing Hall of Fame resides, in all its shabby glory...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 12 months ago 3,735 reads 42 comments