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 Last update:  8/3/2012       Read more by Ernesto Castellanos         
   
Arce Eyes 9/1 Tuneup Prior To a Donaire Showdown
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By Ernesto Castellanos, notifight.com

Former four division world champion Jorge Arce (60-6-2, 46KOs) is ready and willing to fight WBO/IBF super bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire, but the Mexican veteran is first requesting a tuneup fight. Arce's last fight, on June 9th with Jesus Rojas, was cut short in two rounds due to an accidental foul. Donaire is scheduled to return on October 13th in an HBO televised headliner.

Based on Arce's tuneup request, a fight with Donaire is unlikely to take place in the fall. Arce plans to speak with his co-promoter Fernando Beltran of Zanfer Promotions, about staging a fight on September 1st in Los Mochis, Mexico.

Arce's position to take a fight in September would probably leave the door open for Donaire to face Japanese star Toshiaki Nishioka.

Tags: Nonito Donaire , Jorge Arce , Donaire vs Arce , Donaire-Arce


 

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comment by kiaba360, on 08-04-2012
[QUOTE=devildg]Donaire must be so disappointed. Now he'll actually have to box his way to a victory instead of waiting for Arce's chin to crack Sorry Nonito, its time to go to work and fight Nishioka - the best at 122[/QUOTE] After how Donaire has looked against the likes of Vasquez Jr. and...

comment by Mr. Fantastic, on 08-04-2012
Rojas called Arce a coward to his face and Arce ain't doing shit. WTF?!?! This is coming from someone who likes Arce too.

comment by devildg, on 08-04-2012
Donaire must be so disappointed. Now he'll actually have to box his way to a victory instead of waiting for Arce's chin to crack Sorry Nonito, its time to go to work and fight Nishioka - the best at 122

comment by kiaba360, on 08-04-2012
[QUOTE=apocalypto]Are you fcking stupid arce is a flyweight. This is like his 4th or 5th weight class. arce didnt even train for that fight and still dropped that puto. Then the ****** fouled him 4 fcking times yet you guys talking sht about one of the greatest warriors out there[/QUOTE] Arce to...

comment by KTFO, on 08-04-2012
The best thing to come out of this is no Arce vs Donaire which is meaningless at this point. If Arce doesn't rematch Rojas than he should move back down to 118, there is too much talent with size to boot at 122. Now, Donaire wanted to be the unified champ with 3 belts at 122, he held out because ...

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