Bornea joins Donaire, Nietes as ‘Probellum boxer’

Glendale G. Rosal 01/13/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A few days before his big fight, the unbeaten Jade “Hurricane” Bornea officially signed a promotional contract with international boxing outfit, Probellum. On Thursday, Probellum officially announced Bornea as the newest boxer joining…

Nietes keeps title after fight vs Mexican foe ends in draw

Glendale Rosal 12/12/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Donnie “Ahas” Nietes retained his World Boxing Organization (WBO) international super flyweight title after absorbing a draw against Norbelto Jimenez of the Dominican Republic in their controversial world title eliminator bout in the under…

Like fine wine, Nietes getting better with age

Glendale G. Rosal 11/03/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Four-division world champion Donnie “Ahas” Nietes has taken on bigger and younger sparring mates to prepare for a possible fight before the year ends. In a video uploaded on YouTube by his trainer…

Nietes takes on young foe in non-title fight in Dubai

Glendale G. Rosal 02/25/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Four-division world boxing champion and longest-reigning Filipino titlist Donnie “Ahas” Nietes will face a much younger foe on April 3, 2021, in his highly anticipated return inside the ring at the Caesar’s Palace in…

Donnie Nietes to be feted in Gabriel “Flash” Elorde Memorial Awards

Mars G. Alison 03/07/2019

  CEBU CITY, Philippines – Four boxers of the ALA  Boxing Promotions to be led by four-division world champion Donnie “Ahas” Nietes will be given awards in the annual Gabriel “Flash” Elorde Memorial Awards Banquet of Champions.…

WATCH: Donnie Nietes shows off dance moves

Mars G. Alison 01/12/2019

  Cebu City, Philippines – Four-division world boxing champion Donnie “Ahas” Nietes showed his lighter side by engaging in a dance off with celebrity Vhong Navarro. The newly minted WBO super flyweight champion from Murcia, Negros Occidental…

From Nietes camp: Right attitude, discipline ingredients to making a world boxing champion

Mars G. Alison 01/06/2019

According to ALA Boxing Gym trainer Edito Villamor, Nietes’ attitude and self discipline are what makes him one of the most successful boxers in his generation. …

Nietes still eyeing ‘Chocolatito’

Mars G. Alison 01/04/2019

WBO Super Flyweight champion Donnie “Ahas” Nietes says he still wants to face former pound-for-pound king Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez of Nicaragua. …

Nietes wants to meet Duterte

Mars G. Alison 01/03/2019

Donnie "Ahas" Nietes, the Filipino boxer who recently became a four-division world champion, is looking forward to meeting Philippine President Rodrigo Roa Duterte.…

GUNNING FOR MORE

Glendale G. Rosal 03/11/2017

To say that he is an accomplished boxer is an outright understatement but Donnie Nietes is not one to sit on his laurels. To show that he has more to offer, Nietes vowed to pull off an…

‘I CAN DO MORE’

Calvin D. Cordova 08/16/2016

Longest-reigning Pinoy world champion Nietes explains reason for moving up weight class He is a two-division world champion and owns the distinction of being the longest-reigning Filipino world champion. Donnie Nietes has achieved a lot that to…

ALA Gym fighters brace for tough US encounters

Glendale G. Rosal 08/14/2016

THREE of ALA Boxing Gym’s top boxers led by the longest reigning Filipino world champion Donnie “Ahas” Nietes are bracing for tough battles in September 24’s “Philippines vs. Mexico” fight card in StubHub Center in Carson, California.…

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