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  Luke Irwin: 1. Nicholas Walters: Is still the WBA featherweight champion and may have retired a legend with a TKO over Nonito Donaire. 2. Gennady Golovkin: Was expected to dominate Marco Antonio Rubio, but that was much quicker than expected. 3. Damacio Page: In absolutely brutal fashion, decimated Brian Hall with a nasty KO to become the Legacy Flyweight Champion and almost certainly...
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Nicholas Walters Chops Down Donaire To Become Champ

Photos courtesy Top Rank CARSON, CA – Saturday night, Jamaica reigned supreme. The “Axe Man” Nicholas Walters chopped down Nonito Donaire in decisive fashion to win by 6th round knockout and become the new WBA super world featherweight champion. In front of a capacity, crowd at the Stub Hub Arena, action commenced with the combatants spending the greater part of the first stanza...
Via BadCulture
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Walters stops Donaire in 6th, wins 126-lb title

CARSON, Calif. (AP) Nicholas Walters stopped Nonito Donaire with a second left in the sixth round Saturday night, winning the WBA featherweight title in dramatic fashion. Walters (25-0, 21 KOs), a fairly unknown fighter from Jamaica, punctuated his breakthrough performance by knocking down Donaire (33-3) for the first two times in the four-division champion's career. After Donaire...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Nicholas Walters Announces His Arrival Against Nonito Donaire

(Nicholas Walters, right, Nonito Donaire, right; via) That was an exceptional performance Saturday night on HBO by Nicholas Walters, to knock out the never-KO’d, rarely-even-hurt Nonito Donaire. He had to fight through an early trademark counter left hook from Donaire to do it, but once he got going, he made a former pound-for-pound top 10 guy submit, making him appear shellshocked...
Via Bloguin Best
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Nonito Donaire & Nicholas Walters workout photos & quotes

Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire and Nicholas “The Axe Man” Walters collide at a sold-out StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. The fight will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®, beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. Donaire and Walters held a public workout this week in advance of the fight, and you can find all the photos and quotes here. Donaire and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Nicholas Walters looks to capitalize on big fight against Donaire

Courtesy: The Jamaican-born Nicholas “The Axe Man” Walters will be in search of the biggest win of his career Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California when he takes on former five-division champ and current WBA Super featherweight titlist Nonito Donaire. The bout is the co-feature to the main event that features the hard-hitting Gennady Golovkin...
Via Fight Hub TV
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Donaire looking for KO against Walters Saturday night

As former five-division champion Nonito Donaire fights to restore his name as one of the best in the sport after suffering a loss to Guillermo Rigondeaux in April 2013 his next opportunity to bolster his name comes against Nicholas Walters Saturday night. The bout, which is for Donaire’s WBA Super featherweight, is on the undercard of the Gennady Golovkin-Marco Antonio Rubio showdown...
Via Fight Hub TV
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Donaire Vs Walters Added To Golovkin/Rubio Undercard

NONITO DONAIRE AND NICHOLAS WALTERS BATTLE FOR THE WBA FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE ON GOLOVKIN-RUBIO CHAMPIONSHIP CARD Saturday, October 18 at StubHub Center Live on HBO World Championship Boxing® LOS ANGELES (September 19, 2014) — Top Rank® announced today that 2012 Fighter of the Year and four-division world champion NONITO “The Filipino Flash” DONAIRE and undefeated world...
Via BadCulture
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Donaire vs. Walters: More details & opening quotes

Top Rank has confirmed what we've already known, that Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire and Nicholas “The Axe Man” Walters will battle it out to determine the featherweight world champion. Donaire vs. Walters will take place Saturday, October 18, at StubHub! Center in Carson, Calif. and will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing as part of the  Gennady...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Undefeated Featherweight titleholder Nicholas Walters signs with Top Rank

Bob Arum announced the signing of undefeated WBA featherweight champion Nicholas "The Axe Man" Walters to a promotional contract. Top Rank will be promoting Walters in association with Warriors Boxing and Premium Boxing Promotions. Walters (22-0, 18 KOs), of Montego Bay, Jamaica, will make his Top Rank and U.S. debut and the first defense of his world title on the November...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss
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