News from espn.com -Donnie Nietes, already one of the most decorated boxers in Philippines history, will have a chance to add to his list of accomplishments.
Nietes will have the opportunity to fight a world title in third weight division when he meets Thailand’s Komgrich Nantapech for a vacant flyweight belt on April 29 in Cebu City, Philippines, ALA Promotions announced Wednesday.
The 34-year-old Nietes (39-1-4, 22 KOs) has already won titles at strawweight, where he made four defenses, and junior flyweight, where he defended his belt nine times during his 2011 to 2016 reign. At the gala will present the prospectus is also undefeated featherweight Mark Magsayo (15-0, 11 KOs).
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Nietes vs Nantapech
IBF World Flyweight Championship
APRIL 29, 2017 sa Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino. (Alan Tangcawan)