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Donaire vs. Nishioka TV Ratings Were Tremendous

The battle for the WBC Diamond Belt between WBO super bantamweight/junior featherweight champion Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire and Japan’s WBC champion emeritus Toshiaki Nishioka last October 14...Read More

Video: Nonito Donaire on The Nishioka Win, Moving Up

Ryan Burton catches up with super bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire to discuss his TKO win over Toshiaki Nishioka, the fight strategy to defeat Nishioka and more. ...Read More

Video: Toshiaki Nishioka on The Loss To Donaire

Ryan Burton catches up with Japanese veteran Toshiaki Nishioka to discuss his TKO defeat to super bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire...Read More

Video: Brian Schwartz on Donaire vs. Nishioka, More

Ryan Burton catches up with trainer Brian Schwartz of the Undisputed Gym to discuss super bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire's victory over Japanese vetern Toshiaki Nishioka....Read More

CompuBox Stats: Donaire Clips Nishioka Within Nine

This one looked like Nonito Donaire-Omar Narvaez II until Toshiaki Nishioka opened up- and was rewarded with a KO loss. Nishioka avg'd five power shots thrown per round over the first five rounds and...Read More

Photos: Donaire Blasts Out Nishioka at Home Depot

Home Depot Center, Los Angeles, California - WBO/IBF super bantamweight champion Nontito Donaire (31-0-1, 22KOs) stopped Japanese veteran Toshiaki Nishioka (39-5-3, 24KOs) in the ninth round, capturin...Read More

Donaire, Rios Secure High Impact Wins at Home Depot

by Cliff Rold - In a steady, workmanlike performance, 29-year old WBO Super Bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire (30-1, 19 KO) of San Leandro, California scored two knockdowns en route to a ninth-roun...Read More

Nonito Donaire Clips Nishioka For a Ninth Round TKO

Home Depot Center, Los Angeles, California - WBO/IBF super bantamweight champion Nontito Donaire (31-0-1, 22KOs) stopped Japanese veteran Toshiaki Nishioka (39-5-3, 24KOs) in the ninth round, capturin...Read More

CompuBox Historical Review: Donaire vs. Nishioka

Both Nonito Donaire and Toshiaki Nishioka throw well below the weight class average. Nishioka landed more of his total punches vs. weaker opposition than Donaire. Nishioka landed 53% of his power shot...Read More

Sulaiman: No WBO, IBF Titles in Play in Donaire-Nishioka

World Boxing Council president Don Jose Sulaiman claims that in addition to the IBF super bantamweight title, which will not be at stake in the battle between Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire and J...Read More

Nishioka-Donaire/Alvarado-Rios: Pre-B.A.D. Report Card

Barring a draw in the main event, on Sunday morning boxing fans will have a universally recognized new champion at 122 lbs. for the first time since Israel Vazquez and, hopefully, lots of blood to cle...Read More

Donaire is Ready For The Southpaw Style of Nishioka

Toshiaki Nishioka is 36 and hasn’t fought in over a year, yet Nonito Donaire knows better than to expect anything other than the type of fight the accomplished Japanese southpaw’s resume suggests he’l...Read More

Donaire Confident He is Stronger, Faster Than Nishioka

Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles - Earlier today, WBO/IBF super bantamweight champion Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire and Japan's WBC Diamond Belt champion and champion emeritus Toshiaki Nishioka easi...Read More

Donaire: I Saw Nishioka's Weakness Against Marquez

It’s about that time again for Nonito Donaire. The holder of the IBF and WBO junior featherweight belts, the 29-year old Donaire will climb into the ring this weekend as he looks to defend his stra...Read More

Photos/Weights: Donaire vs. Nishioka, Rios vs. Alvarado

Los Angeles, California - The weights are in for HBO's doubleheader at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California. IBF/WBO super bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire weighed in at 121.6pounds. Toshia...Read More

Donaire Focused, Confident as Nishioka Bout Nears

Manhattan Beach, CA - WBO/IBF super bantamweight champion Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire is confident that he is better than WBC champion emeritus Toshiaki Nishioka who he will face for the covet...Read More

Nishioka Ready: I am The Best in This Weight Class

The 36 year old Japanese southpaw who comes off a 54 week layoff when he faces WBO/IBC champion Nonito "The Filipino Flash' Donaire at the Homew Depot Center on Sunday morning (Manila Time) told Boxin...Read More

Photos: Rios-Alvarado, Donaire-Nishioka Media Day

Los Angeles, Calif. --- "READY FOR BATTLE" --- (L-R) Former Lightweight champion Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios, trainer Robert Garcia and WBO/IBF Jr. Featherweight champion Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donair...Read More

Photos: Nonito Donaire Makes The ESPN Rounds in LA

Los Angeles, Calif. --- "DONAIRE VISITS ESPN" --- WBO/IBF Jr. Featherweight champion Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire waits in the hallways of ESPN Los Angeles before his guest appearance on "ESPN ...Read More

Honda on Donaire-Nishioka, Yamanaka-Santa Cruz, More

Hall of Famer Akihiro Honda, CEO of Teiken Promotions, arrived in California last week to watch his fighters in back-to-back televised cards. “He tried to show his heart, but a little too much, whi...Read More