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 Last update:  2/18/2011       Read more by Boxing Photos            &
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Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas - The weights are in for tomorrow night. WBC/WBO bantamweight champion Fernando Montiel (44-2-2, 34KOs) stepped on scale, ripped and ready, and was 118-pounds on the nose. Challenger Nonito Donaire (25-1, 17KOs).  stepped on the scale next and was also in excellent shape, weighing in at the division limit of 118-pounds. Photos by Chris Cozzone/

In the HBO televised co-feature, welterweight Jesus Soto-Karass (24-5, 16KOs) was 146-pounds, while undefeated Mike Jones (23-0, 18KOs) was 147 at the limit.

Tags: Nonito Donaire , Fernando Montiel , Montiel-Donaire , Montiel vs Donaire , Mike Jones , Jesus Soto Karass , Jones vs Soto Karass , Jones-Soto Karass , photos

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comment by LeadUppercut, on 02-19-2011
I'm rooting for Montiel, but Nonito is my boy as well. I had this fight a 50/50 pickem. But the more I think about it, the more I favor Fernando. Donaire has mad skills, but Montiel is also very skilled, very experienced, very durable, and still very dangerous late in the fight. Aaah,...

comment by LeadUppercut, on 02-19-2011
[QUOTE=SceneSpectator!]what a lucky punching! after round after round shut out by Hozumi hasegawa. If ontiel relying on this to Donaire he is nowhere to go tomorrow![/QUOTE] There was nothing lucky about that punch, and you are underrating Hozumi.

comment by LeadUppercut, on 02-19-2011
[QUOTE=Tacate Beans]It's gonna be another"Calzaghe vs Lacy" Donaire easy ass slappin in 6. montiel looks like midget smurf with PEDS[/QUOTE] Let me guess..... not only have you never heard of Hasegawa, but you've never heard of Montiel either? :D You're a funny kid.

comment by mathed, on 02-19-2011
Montiel tries to come in and Donaire shoots a left uppercut up through the gloves and drops the Mexican fighter on his bottom sometime before the 4th.

comment by AmericanFighter, on 02-19-2011
This is Montiel's most impressive win in his career. There was a second left when the ref stopped the fight where Montiel was gettng outboxed. I thought the ref stopped it prematurely. All things observed, I doubt he'll be able to do this to Donaire. Donaire's counter is sick. But Montiel is...

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