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Ramon Garcia Cries Robbery, Demands Nietes Rematch

On Saturday night in Acolod, Philippines, Filipino boxer Donnie Nietes captured the WBO's junior flyweight title with a twelve round unanimous decision over Mexican Ramon "Principe" Garcia. Nietes, a ...Read More

Team Garcia Have No Problem with Location, Just Judges

Bacolod City, Philippines -- There's a tad bit of controversy surrounding newly-crowned WBO junior flyweight Donnie "Ahas" Nietes' (29-1-3, 16 KOs) conquest of Ramon Garcia Hirales (16-3-1, 9 KOs). ...Read More

Ramon Garcia-Donnie Nietes: Pre-Fight Mini Report Card

Call him the anti-Manny. If one Manny Pacquiao is the most famous Filipino boxing champion in the world, former 105 lb. beltholder Donnie Nietes might be the least. That can change, but he has to ke...Read More

Donnie Nietes Believes Right Uppercut Key in Garcia KO

Former WBO minimumweight champion Donnie Nietes has predicted that his right uppercut will help him score a knockout over WBO light flyweight champion Ramon "Principle" Garcia Hirales in their world ...Read More

Ramon Garcia's Trainer Expects a Great Fight With Nietes

The trainer of WBO light flyweight champion Ramon "Principe" Garcia Hirales, Leo Camacho, predicts the title defense against former WBO minimum weight champion Donnie "Ahas" Nietes will be "a great fi...Read More

Ramon Garcia Hits Bacolod, Ready For Donnie Nietes

WBO light flyweight champion Ramon "Principe" Garcia Hirales has arrived in Bacolod City from Cebu where he trained for some ten days in preparation for his title defense against former WBO minimum we...Read More

Nietes-Garcia: Joe Cortez Replaced With Robert Byrd

In a decision that is certain to win widespread acclaim, World Boxing Organization president Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel has appointed Robert Byrd as referee in the WBO light flyweight title fight betw...Read More

Photos: Ramon Garcia Hits Asia Early For Donnie Nietes

WBO junior flyweight champion Ramón García has arrived in Asia two weeks early to acclimate to the heat of the Philippines, where the Mexican champion will defend his title against former champ Donnie...Read More

Donnie Nietes Confident of Downing Ramon Garcia

Former WBO minimumweight champion Donnie “Ahas” Nietes who relinquished his title to move up in weight and chase a second world crown has expressed confidence he can achieve the feat when he faces Mex...Read More

AJ Banal Faces Mario Briones on The Garcia-Nietes Bill

MANILA, Philippines—AJ “Bazooka” Banal battles tough, undefeated Mexican champion Mario “Maca” Briones on the undercard of the WBO light flyweight championship between former minimumweight champion Do...Read More

Raul Garcia's Camp See No Issue With Cebu For Nietes

Left-hander Ramon "Prince" Garcia, the flyweight champion of the World Boxing Organization, has no issue with going to Cebu, Philippines, to defend his title against local hero and mandatory challenge...Read More

Nietes Pushing Himself, Hungry To End Garcia's Reign

Perhaps the most underappreciated fighter out of all the Filipino boxing World Champions, Bacolod City's pride and ALA Gym's own Donnie "Ahas (Snake)" Nietes (28-1-3, 16KOs) is ready to complete his g...Read More

Donnie Nietes Eager To Unseat Ramon Garcia on 9/10

Perhaps the most underappreciated fighter out of all the Filipino boxing World Champions, Bacolod City's pride and ALA Gym's own Donnie "Ahas (Snake)" Nietes (28-1-3, 16KOs) is ready to complete his g...Read More

Ramon Garcia-Donnie Nietes Possibly Pushed To October

Reports in Mexico are suggesting that Ramon Garcia's defense of the WBO junior flyweight title against Donnie Nietes may possibly get pushed to a date in October. Garcia (16-2, 9KOs) vs. Nietes (28-1-...Read More

Ramon Garcia Planning To Face Donnie Nietes Next

Ramon Garcia, the junior flyweight champion of the World Boxing Organization (WBO), is planning to sign a contract to defend his crown against Donnie Nietes of the Philippines. The fight could be held...Read More

Nietes vs Garcia on The Cotto-Mayorga Undercard

The WBO's interim world champion at minimumweight, Raul "Rayito" Garcia (29-1, 17KOs), has begun training hard for his shot at the full champion, Filipino Donnie Nietes (27-1, 15KOs). The fight is sch...Read More