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Judge Under Fire For Insane Donaire vs. Vazquez Scoring

JUDGE Ruben Garcia of Texas has come under fire for his 115-112 scorecard in favor of former World Boxing Organization champion Wilfredo Vazquez Jr., who lost by a split decision to Nonito “The Filipi...Read More

Boxing Action For All: Weekend Review, Ratings Update

HBO’s Saturday offering looked on paper to be a pair of potentially exciting fights bound to result in the favorites standing in victory. Fans got more than that in both affairs as both WBC Middlewei...Read More

Chavez Jr, Donaire Go The Distance In Laboring Victories

By Jake Donovan - With his legendary father leading the way into the ring and cheering him on at ringside, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr continued the growth portion of his still budding career. The second...Read More

Video: Chavez Jr. vs. Rubio Post Fight Press Conference

Ryan Burton catches the post-fight press conference to the HBO doubleheader, featuring Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Marco Antonio Rubio and Nonito Donaire vs. Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. Hear from the main fig...Read More

Photos: Chavez Jr., Donaire Win Decisions in San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas - Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. retained the WBC middleweight title Saturday night, earning a unanimous decision over fellow Mexican Marco Antonio Rubio. The scores were 118-110, 116-112 1...Read More

CompuBox Stats: Donaire Lands 60% of His Power Shots

Nonito Donaire, although loading up all night, outlanded Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. in 11 of 12 rounds. 115-112 Vazquez? Really Judge Ruben Garcia, really? Donaire landed 60% of his power shots and dropp...Read More

Donaire Drops Vazquez, Wins Decision and WBO Title

Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas - In his first fight at 122-pounds, Nonito Donaire (28-1, 18 KO) won a twelve round split decision over Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. (21-2-1, 18 KO) to capture the vacant WBO sup...Read More

Boxingscene.com 'Welcome To The Future' Staff Picks

By Jake Donovan - The premium level of the 2012 boxing season is finally underway. HBO makes its season premiere with a highly anticipated Boxing After Dark doubleheader live from the Alamodome in San...Read More

CompuBox Historical Review: Donaire vs. Vazquez Clash

CompuBox examining the numbers for the last five fights of each boxer. Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. is the busier fighter and also landed more punches per round. Donaire, fighting his fight at 122-pounds, sho...Read More

Three Belts on the Line: The Big Weekend Report Card

Now this is more like it. After a sputtering start to the year, action kicks into high gear on two continents with three title fights of consequence. ...Read More

Donaire Explains: Vazquez Started The Bad Blood Feud

San Antonio, Texas -- Three division world champion Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire wants to teach Wilfredo Vazquz Jr a painful lesson when they battle for the vacant WBO super bantamweight title ...Read More

Vazquez Vows Revenge: Donaire Attacked My Family!

San Antonio, Texas - Throughout the week, Nonito Donaire (27-1, 18 KOs) and Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. (21-1-1, 18 KOs) exchanged verbals blows and promised to provide fireworks for the fans on Saturday nig...Read More

Photos: Chavez vs Rubio, Donaire vs Vazquez - Weigh-In

San Antonio, Texas --- Undefeated WBC World Middleweight Champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and #1 ranked Marco Antonio Rubio weigh-in (Chavez 159.5 lbs. , Rubio 159 lbs.) at the Alamodome in San Antonio...Read More

Weights From San Antonio: Chavez 159.5, Rubio 159

By Jake Donovan The first HBO boxing card of 2012 is officially upon us as all participants made weight Friday afternoon for Saturday’s televised doubleheader live from the Alamodome in San Antonio...Read More

Arum Hopes Donaire-Vazquez Ignites Unofficial Tourney

The writing was on the wall the moment it was revealed that Nonito Donaire was struggling to make the bantamweight limit prior to last October’s defense against then-unbeaten Omar Narvaez – his reign ...Read More

Donaire is Confident That Vazquez Will Come To Fight

Nonito Donaire would just as soon forget his last fight. His victory over Omar Narvaez added another win to Donaire’s record and six figures to his bank account, but the unbelievably boring bout di...Read More

Vazquez Eager To Beat Nonito Donaire Any Way Possible

Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. and Nonito Donaire made quite the scene on Friday afternoon when the two prizefighters came face to face, jawing at one another, during the final press conference to promote their...Read More

Spouse Drama Creates Bad Blood in Donaire vs Vazquez

“Your scared.” All it took was for a two-word phrase on Twitter – one of which is spelled incorrectly – to turn a pair of normally humble fighters into instant bitter rivals. ...Read More

Photos: Donaire-Vazquez Explodes During Tense Face-Off

San Antonio, Texas --- "THE HEAT IS ON" --- (L-R) Superstar three-time world champion Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire and former world champion Wilfredo Vazquez,Jr. have an intense heated exchang...Read More

Donaire is Not Fazed By Vazquez's Prediction of a KO Win

Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire is unfazed by the prediction of former WBO super bantamweight champion Wilfredo Vazquez Jr that he will win by a knockout just like he did when he stopped former WB...Read More