The world champion in two different weight classes Donnie Nietes entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 39-1-4 (22 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 flyweight in the world. He suffered his only loss when he faced Angky Angkotta in 2004, since then he has collected 28 victories and 3 draws beating Raul Garcia (=Nietes vs Garcia) and Edgar Sosa in 2016 (=Nietes vs Sosa).
His opponent, Komgrich Nantapech, has a record of 22-3-0 (15 knockouts) and he entered as the No.19 in the same weight class. He lost to Froilan Saludar in 2013 but then he has won 15 consecutive fights beating Jeny Boy Boca in his last one. Ahas Nietes vs Komgrich Nantapech is valid for the vacant IBF World flyweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Cebu City Waterfront Hotel & Casino, Cebu City, Philippines
Division: flyweight (112 lbs, 50.8 kg)
Title: vacant IBF World flyweight title
Nietes’ previous fight: Donnie Nietes vs Edgar Sosa
Nantapech’s next fight: Juan Carlos Reveco vs Komgrich Nantapech
Nietes’ next fight: Donnie Nietes vs Juan Carlos Reveco
Nietes vs Nantapech Fight Video:
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