Nonito Donaire Sr. - updates

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Nonito Donaire’s father joins Pacquiao camp for Matthysse fight

May 08, 2018 - 9:00 PM

An all-Filipino training camp is shaping up as Manny Pacquiao taps Nonito Donaire Sr. as assistant coach

GETTING READY.  Manny Pacquiao opens training camp for his July 15 fight against regular WBA welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse. Photo from Mohd Rafsan/AFP

Filipino boxer Joebert Alvarez suffers first round KO loss

Jul 16, 2016 - 2:04 PM

The General Santos City native was stopped in the first round by Miguel Cartagena in Kissimmee Florida

UPSET. Joebert Alvarez's career suffered a major setback as he was knocked out in the first round by Miguel Cartagena. File photo from Alvarez's Facebook

Donaire Sr brings 'flash' to PH boxing team as consultant

May 23, 2016 - 2:56 PM

Nonito Donaire Sr is observing the Philippine boxing team s preparations for the final Olympic qualifier but clarifies that he is not their head coach

CONSULTANT LANG. Nonito Donaire Sr (L) wraps his champion son's hands during a 2014 training session at Elorde Boxing Gym. File photo by Ryan Songalia/Rappler

Donaire vows to ‘be like water’ against Vetyeka

Apr 23, 2014 - 11:58 AM

Rather than being controlled by the motion I want to be just one flow with my body says Donaire as he prepares to challenge WBA featherweight champ Simpiwe Vetyeka

ENTER THE DRAGON. Nonito Donaire Jr. has taken a page from Bruce Lee ahead of his ring return against Simpiwe Vetyeka. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler