Filipino boxing champion Donnie Nietes was given a hero’s welcome by Bacolodnons for his rare feat of winning world titles in four divisions.
The year 2018 ended on a big bang for Philippine sports as local icon Donnie Nietes became a world champion anew.
Donnie Nietes still hasn't lost a fight in 14 years, but a controversial draw Saturday with Filipino compatriot Aston Palicte denied his dream of a world title in a fourth different weight class.
Donnie Nietes, who hasn't lost a fight in 14 years, tries to become a world champion in his fourth different weight class Saturday when he faces fellow Filipino Aston Palicte.
Filipino boxer Milan Melindo of the ALA Boxing Stable captured the IBF junior flyweight crown Sunday, dropping Japanese Akira Yaegashi three times in the opening round enroute to a TKO win at the Ariake Colosseum in Tokyo.
Donnie Nietes outpointed Komgrich Nantapech of Thailand to win the vacant IBF flyweight crown and became the third Filipino boxer to win world titles in at least three weight divisions, in a fight held in Waterfront Hotel and Casino in Cebu…
Hoop stars came in full force during their boxing counterparts' quest for glory in Pinoy Pride 30: D-day. The PBA players who witnessed the respective winning moment of Nonito Donaire, AJ Banal, Albert Pagara and Donnie Nietes include:…