Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Ramon Garcia Planning To Face Donnie Nietes Next

By Ernesto Castellanos, notifight.com

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 in the United States. The promoter of Garcia, Edrulfo Castillo, says the fight is appealing to American television networks. Nietes has a respectable record of 28-1 with 16 knockouts and three draws. Nietes has a long list of wins over Mexican boxers, including Armando Vazquez, Mario Rodriguez, Manuel "Chango" Vargas and Eric Ramirez, among others. Garcia has a record of 16-2, with 9 knockouts and a draw.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Solitario on 05-16-2011

After Segura announced that he would be vacating his light flyweight title, Nietes pulled out of his mandatory defense against Raul at the last minute to put himself in a position to challenge the winner of the vacant title, which…

Comment by JOM'S on 05-16-2011

[QUOTE=SceneSpectator!;10549485]Nietes is unhyped good fighter, and i think if this fight will push-through, then Ramon Garcia on his tile is numbered.. but indeed, it would be a good fight!!!:boxing:[/QUOTE] that's the problem fighting at minimum weight, underappreciated and lack hype…

Comment by SceneSpectator! on 05-16-2011

Nietes is unhyped good fighter, and i think if this fight will push-through, then Ramon Garcia on his tile is numbered.. but indeed, it would be a good fight!!!:boxing:

Comment by komandante on 05-16-2011

It's a good fight as long as its not in Mejico.:boxing:

Comment by Tomasio on 05-15-2011

[QUOTE=theplayerpimp;10543925]He is a joke he lost to chango vargas. But nietes is tall and rangy and it should be a good fight.[/QUOTE] [B][I]He fought El "Chango" Vargas in Mexico(which is where Vargas is from) & 2 judges had it for…

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (9)
Top Headlines Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Rematch in September? Gavin McDonnell vs. Rey Vargas - LIVE Results Breazeale: Ugonoh 'Has to Pay' for My Loss to Anthony Joshua Photos: Eleider Alvarez Blasts Out Lucian Bute in Five Rounds Chavez Jr: My Passion For Boxing is Back, I'm Doing Things Right Deontay Wilder-Gerald Washington: Pre-Fight Report Card Mayweather: Only One Fight That's Important - Me vs. McGregor! Daily Bread Mailbag: Pacquiao-Khan, Broner, Ward, Spence-Brook Gavin McDonnell is Confident That He Will Stun Rey Vargas Bellew: Haye Carries The Sport in Bad Way - a Disgrace To Boxing! Joshua Believes He Will KO Klitschko, Hopes Ref Doesn't Stop It Izu Ugonoh is Unlike Any Polish Heavyweight You've Ever Seen De La Hoya: Mayweather-McGregor is a Disrespect To Boxing! Chavez Sr: The Bet Between My Son and Canelo is Now OFF! Bute: Alvarez Caught Me With a Good Punch, He Deserved To Win Should More Fighters Bet Their Purse? Saul Rodriguez: I'm Pretty Happy With My Performance Rodriguez KO's Narvaez: Antonio Vargas, Teofimo Lopez Win Canelo: Chavez Jr. Did Not Take Advantage of Being Chavez's Son Justin DeLoach KO's Pearson: Saul Rodriguez Survives Big Scare Photos: Canelo, Chavez Jr. - Go Face To Face in Los Angeles Eleider Alvarez Stops Lucian Bute in Five, Earns Stevenson Shot Kavaliauskas Will Return on Lomachenko vs. Sosa Card Deontay Wilder: Titles Aside - I'm The Man To Beat at Heavyweight! Thurman on Angel: Boxing Doesn't Have Time for That Clown Act Glazkov is Planning To Return To The Ring in The Summer Jay Harris Outpoints Essomba, Wins Commonwealth Gold Cecilia Braekhus Dominates Klara Svensson To Retain Belts Terence Crawford Could Fight Granados Next Instead of Felix Diaz Photos: Hurd-Harrison, Breazeale-Ugonoh - Official Weigh-In Photos: Deontay Wilder vs. Gerald Washington - Official Weigh-In Harley Benn, Son Of Nigel, Wins His Pro Debut At York Hall De La Hoya: Canelo Fight is There - Golovkin Has To Accept Deal! Wilder Weighs in at 222 Pounds; Washington Weighs 239 Mairis Briedis vs. Marco Huck Lands on BoxNation Luis Ortiz vs. Dillian Whyte Could Be Possible, Says Eddie Hearn Dylan Price Inks Pact With Mayweather Promotions Gerald Washington: I Definitely Won My Fight Against Mansour! Frank Warren: Hughie Fury Has Signed Joseph Parker Deal Photos: Gavin McDonnell, Rey Vargas Ready For Title Battle
Advertisement
Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement