Nonito Donaire Fulfills his Promise to Give Omar Narvaez his First Defeat

Nonito Donaire successfully defended his title, ‘World Bantamweight Champion’ from his challenger Omar Narvaez at the Madison Square Garden on Sunday.

It was Omar Narvaez’s first defeat in his boxing career.

Donaire is the the second Filipino to fight at Madison Square Garden. The Filipino boxer Gabriel ‘Flash’ Elorde suffered his first knockout at the same venue, 45 years ago.

The referee for the title fight is Benji Esteves and the judges were Julie Lederman, Steve Weisfeld and Tom Schreck.