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Chemito Moreno: I'll Be Like Mayweather Against Donaire

By Jhonny Gonzalez

The bantamweight champion of the World Boxing Association (WBA), Panama's Anselmo "Chemito" Moreno, is confident that he can box circles around Filipino Nonito Donaire, the new WBO/WBC champion after knocking out Fernando Montiel in two rounds last Saturday in Las Vegas. Without hesitation, Chemito said he wasn't afraid of Donaire and willing to accept any challenge for a fight. Moreno is the WBA's "super champion" at bantamweight, while Japan's Koki Kameda is the "regular" WBA champion.

"I got into boxing to fight the best. Nonito Donaire, I am not afraid of him. He doesn't scare me. I only ask Nonito Donaire to give me the opportunity to show who the best bantamweight in the world really is. The knockout of Fernando Montiel was impressive, but I'll say it again that he doesn't scare me. I am willing to unify my title with Nonito Donaire. With the skills that I have to dodge punches and my excellent preparation, I'll become like Floyd Mayweather to Nonito Donaire. I assure you that he won't get to me," Moreno said.

Donaire, 28-years-old, has a record of 26-1-18 KO's; while Moreno, 25-years-old, has a record of 30-1-1-10 KO's.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by BABYBOXER on 03-11-2011

chemito got a "word of honor"...

Comment by daggum on 03-11-2011

quote from moreno's twitter "donaire's not even the CEO of his own company. when he is then maybe we can make the fight. 300k lol at that. i'll go on vacation on my boat until you hit me up with…

Comment by Pullcounter on 03-11-2011

lols... nice bumpage... moreno is pulling a mayweather on donaire.... he's not gonna fight him.

Comment by gopi11 on 03-11-2011

Just like what the thread title says, Chemito's floyding Donaire...

Comment by johncods on 03-11-2011

hahaha he was true to his word.

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