WBC: Canelo Alvarez’s performance recap

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By Mauricio Sulaimán – Son of José Sulaimán – WBC President

Saul “Canelo” Álvarez achieved another resplendent glory this past Saturday by dominating and overwhelming British Callum Smith at the Alamodome in San Antonio. A superb promotion with spectacular production, an extravaganza that wraps up a complicated year for the world of sports, because the activity for fans was completely shut down for several months, fans suffered from not watching any sports around the world.… read full article “WBC: Canelo Alvarez’s performance recap”

Nonito Donaire The Latest Fighter To Test Positive For Covid

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December 19 Fight With Emmanuel Rodriguez Off

The virus strikes again. CBS Sports.com has reported how “Filipino Flash” Nonito Donaire has tested positive for the coronavirus and that his scheduled fight with Emmanuel Rodriguez, for the vacant WBC bantamweight title on Dec.… read full article “Nonito Donaire The Latest Fighter To Test Positive For Covid”

Nonito Donaire on NOT slaying a Monster: “It haunted me for half a year”

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The legendary Nonito Donaire opens up on ‘The Monster’ Naoya Inoue and much more as a guest star on Episode 5 of ‘Kalle’s WBSS Hangouts’, a podcast hosted by WBSS Chief Boxing Officer Kalle Sauerland.… read full article “Nonito Donaire on NOT slaying a Monster: “It haunted me for half a year””

Nonito Donaire faces Emmanuel Rodriguez on Dec.19th, Ouabaali out with visa issues

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Nordine Oubaali is having visa issues and won’t defend his WBC bantamweight strap against former four-division world champion Nonito Donaire on December 12th as originally planned.

So instead, Donaire (40-6, 26 KOs)) will take on the recently knocked out former IBF 118-lb champion Emmanuel Rodriguez for the vacant WBC bantamweight title on December 19th.… read full article “Nonito Donaire faces Emmanuel Rodriguez on Dec.19th, Ouabaali out with visa issues”

2019 Fight Of The Year: Naoya Inoue W12 Nonito Donaire

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Though 2019 gave us some great heavyweight action – Andy Ruiz’ first, shocking fight with Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder’s two sizzling KO’s – 2019 was very much a year of the little men. Terrific little action fighters such as Kosei Tanaka (who has another fight to come this year, on New Year’s Eve), Moruti Mthalane, Shakur Stevenson, Devin Haney and Teofimo Lopez all had a fine 12 months overall.… read full article “2019 Fight Of The Year: Naoya Inoue W12 Nonito Donaire”

VIDEO: Inoue vs Donaire – 2019 Fight of the Year?

Last Thursday morning, from Saitama, Japan – in a bantamweight championship unification bout that was broadcast in the US by the relatively new powerhouse streaming app service known as DAZN – WBA bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire squared off against IBF bantamweight champion Naoya Inoue.… read full article “VIDEO: Inoue vs Donaire – 2019 Fight of the Year?”

Naoya Inoue suffered orbital bone fracture & broken nose against Nonito Donaire

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IBF/WBA bantamweight champion Naoya ‘Monster’ Inoue’s 12 round unanimous decision victory over WBA champ Nonito ‘The Filipino Flash’ Donaire (40-6, 26 KOs) was a costly one last Thursday with the Japanese suffering a couple of injuries to his face.… read full article “Naoya Inoue suffered orbital bone fracture & broken nose against Nonito Donaire”