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                    [Title] => Pinoy scribes talk Donaire-Vetyeka
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Nonito Donaire Jr. faces WBA featherweight champion Simpiwe Vetyeka in a few hours the Cotai Arena of the Venetian Resort here, shooting for a fifth world title in as many divisions.

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Things went smoothly at the scales for Nonito Donaire Jr. and WBA featherweight champion Simpiwe Vetyeka, both primed for their duel on Saturday at the Cotai Arena of the Venetian Resort here.

[DatePublished] => 2014-05-30 15:59:30 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1271825 [AuthorName] => Dino Maragay [SectionName] => Sports [SectionUrl] => sports [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/sports/20140530/donaire-vetyeka-weigh-in-macau-2.jpg ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1328509 [Title] => Donaire ilalabas ang pamatay na suntok na tatalo kay Vetyeka [Summary] =>

Gagamitin ni Nonito Donaire Jr. ang laban nila ni WBA featherweight champion Simpiwe Vetyeka para ianunsyo ang pagbabalik ng dating matikas na Donaire.

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WBA featherweight champion Simpiwe Vetyeka has acknowledged the fact that he’s facing a big-time opponent in Nonito Donaire Jr.

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Aminado si WBA at IBO featherweight champion Simpiwe Vetyeka na hindi magiging madali ang pagdedepensa niya ng kanyang mga korona kay Nonito Donaire Jr..

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One thing the Donaires learned watching tapes of Simpiwe Vetyeka’s fights is that the South African has power behind his right hand.

[DatePublished] => 2014-05-28 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804774 [AuthorName] => Abac Cordero [SectionName] => Sports [SectionUrl] => sports [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/sports/20140528/Donaire-Vetyekas-6.jpg ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1327901 [Title] => Vetyeka sees tough night vs Donaire [Summary] =>

WBA and IBO featherweight champion Simpiwe Vetyeka thinks defending his title against Nonito Donaire Jr. won’t be an easy task.

[DatePublished] => 2014-05-27 14:49:30 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1271825 [AuthorName] => Dino Maragay [SectionName] => Sports [SectionUrl] => sports [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/sports/20140527/vetyeka-shoot.jpg ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1327872 [Title] => Infographic: Who is Simpiwe Vetyeka? [Summary] =>

Get to know more about Nonito Donaire’s next foe in the above infographic.

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Bago ang kanyang panalo kay WBA featherweight champion Chris John noong nakaraang taon na nagpasikat sa kanya, walang masyadong nakaka-kilala kay Simpiwe Vetyeka.

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Kinuha ng kampo ni WBA super featherweight champion Simpiwe Vetyeka ang dating body builder na ngayon ay strength and conditioning coach na si Mike McLoughlin para paigtingin ang paghahanda niya para sa laban kontra kay Filipino challenger Nonito Donaire Jr. sa  Mayo 31 sa Cotai Arena sa Macau, China.

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