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Old 01-26-2013, 08:14 PM   #21
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Default Re: Why Guillermo Rigondeaux beats Nonito Donaire

Originally Posted by bballchump11 View Post
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Nonito has relied heavily on his speed, power, size and footwork to win him a number of fights. Combine that with his counterpunching style, he used his opponent's aggression against them and punched at the openings THEY CREATED. The reason he struggled with Narvrez and Mathebula is because they didn't give Donaire any openings, and Donaire doesn't know how to create them himself. Against Rigo, he'll find this immensely more difficult. <snip more blah, blah, blah>
He did exactly this against the number one in the division, Nishioka. He opened him like an oyster and stole his pearl.
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