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Donnie Nietes To Defend WBO Crown on June 2 in Manila

World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior flyweight champion Donnie Nietes (29-1-3, 16KOs) will likely make the first defense of his title on June 2 at either the Resorts World or Araneta Coliseum in Manila. Michael Aldeguer, president and CEO of the ALA Promotions, advised press members in Cebu that his company is still in the process of finalizing the card, with Nietes facing an opponent who is ranked in the top 15. He captured the title last October with a twelve round decision win over the capable Ramon Garcia of Mexico.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by nycsmooth on 04-09-2012

Nietes is a strong boxer that brings it, exciting2 watch...a boxer US fans would like if he could b here, but won't...

Comment by Longjab10 on 04-09-2012

Araneta might be too big. This would end up in Resorts World if you ask me.

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