Posted May 25th, 2008 by boxingvid | 842 views
Donaire, then 23 year old was already a crowd favorite had his second huge pro-fight when he had a boxing bout with Jose Luis Cardenas at Chumash Casino, Santa Ynez, California, United States. Watch this fight here which was held on July 29, 2006. His opponent just came from a victorious match against Tony Valdez.
The full fight is in the video below showcasing Donaire as a brilliant fighter in the ring. His sharp work were fatal to Cardenas pushed in the ropes. With barely a minute from the first round Cardenas released a solid punch that shaken Nonito for awhile. The Filipino boxer bounced back with his deadly combination of right and left hooks when the second round began. There was a fair exchange of explosive punches. Donaire’s intensity overwhelmed the Mexican boxer that he toppled down the canvas. Donaire’s left hook got the better of Cardenas.
In this video, watch how a straight in the middle from the Filipino contender saw the end of Jose Luis Cardenas. This is of course another ace in the then ranked # 11 of WBC Nonito Donaire. Cardenas lost by way of a technical knockout.
Nonito Donaire vs Jose Luis Cardenas Full Fight Video