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Arce vs. Donaire

Donaire vs Arce Weigh-In Results -Video

Donaire_Arce_weighin_121214_001a Photo: Chris Farina – Top Rank — Nonito Donaire 121.5 – Jorge Arce 122 l Victor Terrazas 126.5 – Juan Ruiz 123.5 l Daniel Sandoval 150.25 – Larry Smith 149.5 l Jose Felix Jr. 133 – Meachor Major 132.75 l Tremaine Williams 123.5 – Rafael Casias 122.25 l Cedric Agnew 175.75 – Alfredo Contrereas 175 l Alex Saucedo 146.6 – Eddie Cordova 147.5

Donaire (30-1, 19 KOs), a native of General Santos City, Philippines, now living in the Bay Area of San Leandro, California, will risk his World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior featherweight crown against Arce (61-6-2, 46 KOs), of Los Mochis, Sinaloa, México, one of boxing’s most exciting and popular fighters on Saturday, December 15 at Toyota Center, home of the Houston Rockets, and televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®, beginning at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT. Continue reading

Arce tailor-made for Donaire

By Rob Smith: If you’re a big fan of 5’4” Jorge Arce (61-6-2, 46 KO’s), you might not want to tune in to watch him fight on Showtime this Saturday night against WBO super bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire (30-1, 19 KO’s) because he’s going to probably get beaten pretty badly in this fight at the Toyota Center, in Houston, Texas, USA. Most boxing experts are picking Donaire to win, and they’re unanimously picking him to win by a knockout. Continue reading