Also known as the “The Filipino Flash”, Nonito Donaire Jr. is victorious over Zsolt “Mr. Left Hook” Bedak and halts the battle in round 3 to keep the WBO Super Bantamweight belt last Apri 23 at the Cebu City Sports Complex.
The title bout was stopped the moment referee Russel Mora waved right after Donaire scored three knockdowns. In the third round at 2:44, the fight was over.
The Filipino champ even conveyed his gratefulness concerning the triumph. Donaire likewise stated that he dedicated the victory to his father as well as his trainer, Nonito Donaire Sr.
The win by Nonito Donaire ended the 10-fight winning streak of the Hungarian Bedak.
I didnt get back into this title position to hold it to fight b- and c-level fighters. – Donaire
I want to be the best. I want to fight the best. And Im willing to fight anybody Rigondeaux, Frampton, Ruiz. You name it, – Donaire
The five-time champ furthermore conveyed just how he already knew that he will win against the Hungarian boxer.
“Going into the fight alam ko nandoon yung init at sinimulate namin yun sa training,” Donaire mentioned as cited by ABS-CBN.
“Alam ko four to five rounds manghihina rin siya, sanay na po ako doon,” he added.
With the win against Zsolt Bedak, Nonito Donaire Jr. improves his overall record with 37 wins, 3 losses which includes 24 knockouts.