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Montiel-Donaire: Fernando Closes Camp, Heads To Vegas

By Ernesto Castellanos, notifight.com 

Full of optimism, the manager Manuel "Cochul" Montiel, who was strong fighter in the 70's star, said that his son and pupil Fernando "Cochulito" Montiel is in great condition, and ready to defend his WBC and WBO world bantamweight titles on Saturday in Las Vegas against Nonito Donaire of the Philippines.

Manuel said Fernando boxed for eight rounds on Saturday at his gym in Los Mochis, Sinaloa and now the entire team has packing to travel over to Las Vegas, but there will be a promotional stop in Los Angeles.

Fernando confirmed that this encounter will be his final bout at bantamweight before moving up to the featherweight division to begin his run at a world championship at 122-pounds.

"Cochulito" admitted that he struggles with the scale to make 118-pounds, so it's better for him to move up to 122.

Montiel decided to have his entire preparation for this grueling event in his homeland in order to be close to his family, his wife and children.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by bluetuazon on 02-14-2011

i have an extra mill....who wants to bet?? im in for donaire..pm me if u wanna sig it..

Comment by bluetuazon on 02-14-2011

[QUOTE=JOM'S;10102066]guys is their a count down or prefight special for this fight? I thought Nonito will have more prefight in the philippines, but I only found this... [url]http://www.examiner.com/filipino-celebrity-headlines-in-national/brief-film-for-fans-to-critique-abs-cbn-goes-full-circle-for-donaire-jr-review[/url]

Comment by JOM'S on 02-14-2011

guys is their a count down or prefight special for this fight? I thought Nonito will have more prefight in the philippines, but I only found this... [url]http://www.examiner.com/filipino-celebrity-headlines-in-national/brief-film-for-fans-to-critique-abs-cbn-goes-full-circle-for-donaire-jr-review[/url]

Comment by elgranluchadore on 02-14-2011

[QUOTE=PsYcHoDaD;10101985]im tempted to put 50 on Montiel but Nonito too skilled have a feeling Motiel going to get outboxed.[/QUOTE] 50 is worth the risk since this is a pick em fight 50/50 but since donaire is pinoy and has all…

Comment by PsYcHoDaD on 02-14-2011

im tempted to put 50 on Montiel but Nonito too skilled have a feeling Motiel going to get outboxed.

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