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News, Sucka Free City The Bay Area Is Producing the Best Boxers in the World

The Bay Area Is Producing the Best Boxers in the World

Bay Area boxers ain't nothing to mess with. In 2011, Oakland's Andre Ward was named Fighter of the Year. In 2012, San Leandro's Nonito Donaire took that honor. On May 4, Gilroy's Robert Guerrero will fight Floyd Mayweather Jr. in…
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News, The Snitch Nonito Donaire Ends Superb Year with a Spectacular Knockout

Nonito Donaire Ends Superb Year with a Spectacular Knockout

In February 2011, Nonito Donaire knocked out Fernando Montiel with a second-round left hook. The impressive performance sent Donaire, who lives in San Leandro, shooting up the rankings, with some boxing observers naming him the third best figher in the…
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News, The Snitch Nonito Donaire Earns Another Title With Unanimous Decision Win Over Jeffrey Mathebula

Nonito Donaire Earns Another Title With Unanimous Decision Win Over Jeffrey Mathebula

On March 10, 2001, a 117-pound, 23-year-old boxer named Rosendo Sanchez fought 18-year-old Nonito Donaire in a five-round bout at the Pacific Sports Center in Vallejo. Sanchez had won two of his three previous fights and Donaire, born in…
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News, The Snitch Nonito Donaire Becomes First Boxer to Agree to Year-Round Drug Tests, Says Victor Conte

Nonito Donaire Becomes First Boxer to Agree to Year-Round Drug Tests, Says Victor Conte

Nonito Donaire, the 29-year-old super bantamweight champion from San Leandro, became the one of the first professional boxers to agree to year-round drug testing when he enrolled in the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association this week.There's a bunch of reasons why this…
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News, The Snitch San Leandro's Nonito Donaire Will Fight Jeffrey Mathebula in July

San Leandro's Nonito Donaire Will Fight Jeffrey Mathebula in July

Nonito Donaire, the WBO junior featherweight champion from San Leandro who ranks as the second best boxer of Filipino descent, inked his next fight earlier this week: a July 7 title unification match with IBF champion Jeffrey Mathebula.  This will…
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