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Donaire’s two options: Quit or move down

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Nicholas Walters, left, battles Nonito Donaire in the second round during a WBA featherweight title boxing fight, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Carson, Calif. Walters won in the sixth round. AP

Is the featherweight division too tough for Nonito Donaire Jr.?

Posted: October 20th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Professional | Read More »

Walters halts Donaire late in 6th round

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Referee Raul Caiz Jr., left, watches Nonito Donaire on the canvas after Donaire lost to Nicholas Walters in the sixth round during a WBA featherweight title boxing fight, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Carson, California. AP

Jamaican Nicholas Walters gave four-division world champion Nonito Donaire Jr. the worst beating of his sterling career, knocking down the Filipino Flash in the third round and stopping him for good with a second left in the sixth to crown himself as the undisputed WBA featherweight champion Saturday night (Sunday in Manila) at the StubHub Center here.

Posted: October 20th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Headlines,Professional | Read More »

Donaire will stage comeback soon—Palace

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Nicholas Walters of Jamaica Nonito Donaire throws a punch against Nonito Donaire during the WBA "Super" Featherweight Title bout at StubHub Center on October 18, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  AP

Despite being knocked out by Jamaican boxer Nicholas Walters, Malacanang on Sunday said it is certain that Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire Jr. will stage a comeback soon.

Posted: October 19th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Professional | Read More »

Walters seeking KO inside five rounds

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Nonito Donaire shadow boxes in the ring during an open media workout on October 15, 2014 in Santa Monica, California. Alexis Cuarezma/Getty Images/AFP

While Nicolas Walters respects and follows the long, sterling career of Nonito Donaire Jr., the Jamaican featherweight world champion said he needs to put the “Filipino Flash” away.

Posted: October 16th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Professional | Read More »

Donaire not awed by Jamaican’s punches

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It didn’t take long for Nonito Donaire Jr.’s father-trainer to determine that their main concern will be Nicholas Walters’ brute power in both fists.

Posted: October 16th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Editors' Picks,Headlines,Professional | Read More »

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