Follow ‘dSource’ on Twitter @itsDSourceBaby and on Facebook.
RECENT HEADLINES: Hypocrisy in criticisms over Pacquiao vs. Mosley / ‘I am no Superman’: Pacquiao fires back at his critics / Exposing FACTS on Yahoo! writer Iole’s hypocrisy regarding Pacquiao vs. Mosley
Nonito ‘The Filipino Flash’ Donaire Jr. (25-1, 17 KOs) arrived in Las Vegas tonight to attend the initial press conference for his world championship fight on February 19 against Fernando ‘Cochulito’ Montiel (43-2-2, 33 KOs) titled ‘Dynamite’ at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.
Donaire and Montiel will host a news conference Monday, January 10 at the Mizuya Lounge located on the casino floor of Mandalay Bay at noon together with Top Rank Promotions head honcho Bob Arum. Donaire who was busy training in San Mateo with trainer Robert Garcia and top lightweight contender Brandon Rios, broke camp for the 2-city press conference that concludes in Los Angeles on Tuesday, and arrived around 10 pm at the Las Vegas-McCarran International Airport together with his wife Rachel.
PHOTO GALLERY: UFC’S NEW CAGE GIRL BRITTNEY PALMER / MONTIEL IN 2010 / BRANDON VERA’S BROKEN NOSE / SHANE MOSLEY’S 2010 PHOTO GALLERY
The card will also feature a rematch between undefeated Mike Jones (23-0-0) and Jesus Soto-Karass (24-5-3) from their exciting showdown at the undercard of the Manny Pacquiao-Antonio Margarito card in Dallas last November which ended in a controversial majority decision win for Jones. Also, Filipino welterweight prospect Mark Melligen (20-2-0) will make his ring return when he faces another young and promising fighter in Gabriel Martinez (27-1-1).
(Info from press release) Remaining tickets to Dynamite — Montiel vs. Donaire, priced at $250, $125, $50 and $25, not including applicable service charges, can be purchased at all Ticketmaster locations (select Smith’s Food and Drug Centers and Ritmo Latino). Ticket sales are limited to eight (8) per person. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Mandalay Bay at (877) 632-7400 or Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. Tickets also will be available for purchase at www.mandalaybay.com or www.ticketmaster.com.
OTHER NEWS: UFC RELEASES BRANDON VERA / HERE COMES MONTIEL / ANA JULATON’S 2010 CAMPAIGN
FUNNY FAN-MADE VIDEO ON AFTERMATH OF PACQUIAO-MARGARITO (CLICK TO VIEW)
Dennis ‘dSource’ Guillermo can be reached through e-mail at [email protected]
(CHECK OUT WWW.DSOURCEBOXING.COM)
+ + + + + +
Click here to watch my 1-on-1 interview with lovely Ines Sainz
Featured dSource Video Interviews: Amir Khan / Shane Mosley / Alex Ariza / Robert Garcia / Michael Koncz
ALSO READ: Marco Antonio Barrera wants to see Pacquiao fight Berto or Mosley, not Marquez
CHECK OUT THE NEW DSOURCE FLASH KICKS I DESIGNED FOR NONITO DONAIRE JR. FOR HIS FIGHT VS. SIDORENKO (CLICK HERE)
FEATURED ARTICLE: WHY MANNY PACQUIAO HASN’T FOUGHT AN ELITE BLACK FIGHTER
OTHER GOOD READS:
How The Pac Man killed Money Mayweather without throwing a single punch
FAN ZONE: FANS SHOW THEIR DISPLEASURE OVER FLOYD MAYWEATHER