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Rigondeaux's Ex-Trainer Still Wants Answers For Switch

Trainer Jorge Rubio is still looking for answers after getting fired by WBA super bantamweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux, who hired Cuban coach Pedro Diaz to train him for the biggest fight of his...Read More

Video: Garcia Talks Donaire-Rigondeaux, Rios-Alvarado

Luis Sandoval catches up with trainer Robert Garcia to discuss the Brandon Rios vs. Mike Alvardo Rematch, WBO featherweight champion Mikey Garcia, Nonito Donaire's fight with Guillermo Rigondeaux and ...Read More

WBC's Sulaiman Looks To Reprimand Donaire-Montiel Ref

The President of the he World Boxing Council (WBC), Jose Sulaiman, is planning to send a letter to the Nevada State Athletic Commission to reprimand referee Russell Mora, who worked last Saturday's fi...Read More

CompuBox Review: Donaire Becomes a Star, in a Flash

Every once in a great while, a fighter seeking to achieve everlasting greatness creates a signature moment that fans and historians will point to whenever his legacy is discussed. ...Read More

Video: Nonito Donaire on Knocking Out Montiel, More

Ryan Burton catches up with WBO/WBC bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire, who talks about his big win over Fernando Montiel, what's next in his career and more. ...Read More

Fernando Montiel: I've Never Been That Hurt Before

Former champion Fernando Montiel is very disappointed with last Saturday's knockout loss to Nonito Donaire. Montiel lost his WBO/WBC bantamweight titles after a left hook put him down hard in the seco...Read More

Video: Robert Garcia Breaks Down Donaire's Win

Ryan Burton catches up with trainer Robert Garcia to discuss Nonito Donaire's big knockout win over Fernando Montiel, what's next and more. ...Read More

CompuBox Punch Stats: Donaire-Montiel, Jones-Karass

Undefeated welterweight contender Mike Jones landed 408 total punches- an average of 34 per round - 15 more than the welterweight average. He also averaged 42 jabs thrown per round and landed 19. Th...Read More

Merchant's Take on Nonito Donaire and His Future

Everyone is still soaking in the aftermath of Nonito Donaire's breathtaking victory over Fernando Montiel, which took place on Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada. In one of the mo...Read More

Video: Donaire vs Montiel Post-Fight Press Conference

Ernest Gabion catches the post-fight press conference to Fernando Montiel vs. Nonito Donaire. Hear from Donaire, promoter Bob Arum, Mike Jones, and more. ...Read More

Donaire's KO is Breathtaking, Becomes The Heir-Apparent

LAS VEGAS - Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire won the WBC/WBO world bantamweight titles with a breathtaking second round knockout of Mexican champion Fernando "KO-Chulito" Montiel before a wildly ...Read More

Photos: Nonito Donaire-Fernando Montiel Mega Gallery

Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, former two-division champion Nonito Donaire (26-1, 18 KOs) captured the the WBC/WBO bantamweight titkes when he knocked out reigning champion Fernando Montiel (44-3-2, 34 KOs)...Read More

Greatness Confirmed As Donaire Starches Montiel In Two

By Jake Donovan - The talent long ago suggested that Nonito Donaire was destined for greatness. All that he needed was the big wins to match the potential. Saturday night provided that part of the ...Read More

Nonito Donaire Destroys Fernando Montiel in Two

Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas - A very lively arena crowd saw Nonito Donaire (26-1, 18KOs) blast out Fernando Montiel (44-3, 34KOs) in two rounds to capture the WBC/WBO bantamweight titles. A big feeling ou...Read More

Montiel vs Donaire Early Results From Las Vegas

Troubled but talented contender Mike Alvarado opened the show and showed a lot of the reasons why some believe he could be a darkhorse in the hotly contested Junior Welterweight division. Displaying ...Read More

Fernando Montiel – The Party Crasher

By Thomas Gerbasi - Saturday is coronation night for Nonito Donaire. Pound-for-pound king Manny Pacquiao can’t fight forever, so the road has been paved and the stage set for a new star to ascend ...Read More

Nonito Donaire's Trainer Explains Weigh-In Drama

LAS VEGAS -- On Friday, bantamweight Nonito Donaire and WBO/WBC king, Fernando Montiel (44-2-2, 34 KOs, each successfully weighed in at the division limit of 118-pounds for Saturday night's HBO televi...Read More

Video: Fernando Montiel vs Nonito Donaire Weigh-In

Ernest Gabion catches the official weigh-in to Fernando Montiel vs. Nonito Donaire. Watch both boxers make weight. Montiel's WBO/WBC bantamweight title are at stake. ...Read More

Photos: Donaire vs Montiel Mega Weigh-In Gallery

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. Chal...Read More

Weights: Fernando Montiel 118, Nonito Donaire 118

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. Chal...Read More