Simpiwe Vetyeka 125.5, Nonito Donaire 126

30
May

Simpiwe Vetyeka 125.5, Nonito Donaire 126

The weigh-ins for Saturday’s Simpiwe Vetyeka-Chris John featherweight title bout and its accompanying undercard are officially in.

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29
May

Photo gallery: Simpiwe Vetyeka-Nonito Donaire final press conference

Fighters on the “Featherweight Fury” card gathered for one last photo op before the opening bells in Macau, China. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.

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28
May

Photo gallery: Nonito Donaire-Simpiwe Vetyeka Macau arrivals

Participants in this Saturday’s fights — Nonito Donaire-Simpiwe Vetyeka, Nicholas Walters-Vic Darchinyan and others — arrived at the Venetian Resort in Macau, China, to do battle. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.

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05
Apr

Vetyeka-Donaire, Walters-Darchinyan, Gradovich-Ishimoto card set

Nonito Donaire will try to continue his recovery from the Guillermo Rigondeaux loss by facing WBA featherweight titleholder Simpiwe Vetyeka on a Macau card that will also feature top-5 126-pounders Evgeny Gradovich and Nicholas Walters.

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01
Mar

Servania stops Munoz in 12, eyes Montiel or Darchinyan next

Undefeated Filipino prospect Genesis Servania was too young and active for former two-time WBA junior bantamweight titleholder Alexander Munoz who was stopped in the 12th round of their featherweight bout in Pasay City, Philippines, on Friday.

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18
Dec

Referee Laurence Cole on Marcos Maidana UD 12 Adrien Broner

Referee Laurence Cole discussed his role in the very physical, action-packed fight during which Marcos Maidana unanimously decisioned Adrien Broner for the WBA’s welterweight belt.

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11
Nov

Chavez-Vera II aimed for March 1, Arum likes Donaire vs. Walters

Bob Arum told RingTV.com that a return bout between Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Bryan Vera could happen on March 1 in either Texas or Las Vegas. The Top Rank CEO also said that he woudl like to match Nonito Donaire with undefeated featherwieght puncher Nicholas Walters.

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10
Nov

Mikey Garcia impresses, Nonito Donaire inspires

Featherweight standout Mikey Garcia made his junior lightweight debut a successful one by getting up from an early knockdown and dominating Rocky Martinez to an eighth-round KO on Saturday in Corpus Christi, Texas. In the co-featured bout of the show, Nonito Donaire scored a come-from-behind ninth-round stoppage of old rival Vic Darchinyan.

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10
Nov

Walters KOs Garza in fourth, Valdez stops Raya in fifth

Jamaican featherweight contender Nicholas Walters stopped Alberto Garza in the fourth round, and featherweight Oscar Valdez came up with a fifth-round knockout over Jesus Lule Raya.

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09
Nov

Donaire TKO 9 Darchinyan II live round-by-round updates

RingTV.com has a live round-by-round update of tonight’s featherweight rematch during which former RING junior featherweight champion Nonito Donaire scored a ninth-round TKO over ex- flyweight and 115-pound beltholder Vic Darchinyan.

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