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Fernando Montiel is Looking For a Donaire Rematch

By Miguel Rivera

Former three division champion Fernando Montiel is looking for a fourth world title. He made his official super bantamweight debut on Saturday in Culiacan, Mexico, and stopped former champion Nehomar Cermeno within three rounds of action. The boxer from Venezuela refused to come out for the third round. Montiel was very nervous about the fight, because it was his first bout since the February knockout loss to Nonito Donaire. Montiel hopes to capture a world title, and then to secure a rematch with Donaire.

"I was very nervous about the fight, because I knew that if I lose for a second time [in a row] it would be a lot harder to get myself up from the floor. I knew that I had to have a clear victory and I'm very happy with the way things went. I caught him with a good hook to the liver and it was the type of shot where he would have never recovered from in the fight. I'm hoping to get a shot at another world championship and then I want to get a rematch with Donaire," Montiel said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Abraham Reyes on 06-28-2011

[IMG]http://asiancorrespondent.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/FernandoMontiel-621x412.jpg[/IMG] why are mexicans such gluttons for punishment.

Comment by LeadUppercut on 06-28-2011

[QUOTE=komandante;10750180][B]Boxing is about weight class and not about size[/B] learn more dude..[/QUOTE] You fkn two-faced git. Except when it comes to Marquez, huh? You half-wit, Marquez is a fkn lightweight, but you only seem to use fight-night weight when discussing…

Comment by LeadUppercut on 06-28-2011

[QUOTE=IslaSimio;10749125]Donaire is ***** who fights people half his size Fight some one your onw size like Gamboa! anyways he's damn near 30 and fighting at a weight class no one gives a ish about so i don't really care[/QUOTE] Ridiculous.…

Comment by lebrick on 06-28-2011

vic-fernando is the best route right now and people surely will buy that fight..

Comment by LeadUppercut on 06-28-2011

[QUOTE=-ELO-;10748667]Montiel kos him this time around......Donaire ain't the invincible fighter some fanboys make him out to be. He's a great boxer-puncher no doubt about it but anyone could have got caught with that monster punch. Montiel got up and now…

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