Nonito Donaire Will Defend His Belt & Face Jeffrey Mathebula Today

Nonito Donaire will defend his belt in a unification fight with Jeffrey Mathebula.

Donaire will also attempt to capture South African Jeffrey Mathebula’s IBF junior featherweight championship today, July 8 at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California.

Donaire, a Filipino-American is a four-division world champ and has emerged victorious in twenty seven consecutive matches.

He is also a past IBF and IBO world flyweight titleholder and is rated as The Ring’s fourth pound-for-pound boxer in the world while Mathebula is ranked by The Ring as the sixth preeminent super bantamweight.