Donaire vs. Montiel

Donaire looked huge compared to the tiny Montiel

By Chris Williams: Photo credit Sumio Yamada – If you look at last night’s fight between Nonito Donaire (26-1, 18 KO’s) and WBC/WBO bantamweight champion Fernando Montiel (42-3-2, 34 KO’s), you’ll notice immediately how much bigger the 5’6″ Donaire was compared to the 5’4″ Montiel. It’s more than just height. Donaire looked huge in terms […]

Nonito Donaire; Heir to the throne that Pacquiao will leave

By Reynaldo Sanchez: Photo credit Sumio Yamada – To the Philippine star Manny Pacquiao, we will see perhaps, in 2 or 3 fights in the future. Since is natural, the boxing, the press and the boxing fans, they move his eyes looking for the successor of the Congressman. This frenetic search, it seems came to […]

Fernando Montiel fails to deliver: Montiel looked pale, stale, weak, stiff, and slow

By Francisco Hernandez: Photo credit Zanfer boxing – Last night at the Mandalay Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, a pale looking Fernando Montiel looked too weak and stale, extremely slow and stiff to put up much of a fight against Nonito Donaire. Montiel had the effervescence of a stale Corona beer that has been left […]

Nonito Donaire: Not Only the Next Manny Pacquiao, But The Next Oscar Dela Hoya?

By Rod Bautista: Photo credit Zanfer boxing – Nonito Donaire’s destruction Saturday night of former bantamweight champion Fernando Montiel has caused quite the stir in the boxing world. Many fans and scribes who were waiting for Donaire’s response to his first serious test in the boxing ring definitely got their answer.

Arum gushing about Donaire, thinks he can win titles at 122 up to 130

By Chris Williams: Photo credit Naoki Fakuda – Top Rank Promoter Bob Arum was all grins after his fighter Nonito Donaire (26-1, 18 KO’s) stopped WBC/WBO bantamweight champion Fernando Montiel in a 2nd round last Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. Arum, who also promotes Manny Pacquiao, sees great things in Donaire […]

Donaire impressive against Montiel, but Gamboa and Lopez may be too good for him

By Chris Williams: Photo credit Zanfer boxing – Boxing fans are getting excited right now about Nonito Donaire (26-1, 18 KO’s) after watching him stop 5’4” WBC/WBO bantamweight champion Fernando Montiel last night in the 2nd round at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, in Las Vegas. This was certainly a good win, but let’s […]

Donaire annihilates Montiel: Nonito is The Real Deal!

By Rod Bautista: Photo credit Zanfer boxing – If there were any questions if the hype and attention Nonito Donaire has been receiving is deserved, they were definitely answered Saturday night. Donaire’s destruction of Fernando Montiel in the 2nd round not only earned him the the WBC and WBO bantamweight title’s, but surely an early […]

Donaire says the left hand he hit Montiel with was the hardest punch he ever threw

By Jason Kim: Photo credit Zanfer boxing – Nonito Donaire (26-1, 18 KO’s) blasted out WBC/WBO bantamweight champion Fernando Montiel (44-3-2, 34 KO’s) in a 2nd round TKO on Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, in Las Vegas, Nevada. While the 31-year-old Montiel was stopped on his feet by referee Russell Mora […]

Donaire stops Montiel: The referee should have stopped the fight after the knockdown

By Dan Ambrose: Photo credit Sumio Yamada -The referee really did WBC/WBO bantamweight champion Fernando Montiel no favors by allowing the fight to continue after he was knocked down tonight by challenger Nonito Donaire in their fight at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Montiel was tagged with a huge left […]

Donaire destroys Montiel!

By Jim Dower: Photo credit Sumio Yamada – Nonito Donaire (26-1, 18 KO’s) made quick work of WBC/WBO bantamweight champion Fernando Montiel (44-3-2, 34 KO’s), taking him out with a huge left hand to the head that floored Montiel in the 2nd round in their fight on Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay Resort & […]

Donaire stops Montiel in 2nd round!

By Dave Lahr: Photo credit Sumio Yamada – Moments ago, Nonito Donaire (26-1, 18 KO’s) destroyed a weight drained looking WBC/WBO bantamweight champion Fernando Montiel (44-3-2, 34 KO’s) in the 2nd round at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Montiel looked like the effort that he had made to melt down […]

Donaire-Montiel early results

By Jim Dower: In early action on Saturday’s Nonito Donaire vs. Fernando Montiel fight card at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, unbeaten welterweight contender Mike Jones (24-0, 18 KO’s) improved on his previous performance against Jesus Soto-Karass (24-6-3, 16 KO’s), defeating him by a 12 round unanimous decision by the scores […]

Follow Us
Search


Your Location:
Privacy Statement *** Advertise with us!