World Boxing Association

Vetyeka vs Donaire weigh-in photos

By Hilmar Rojas Erazo 30/05/2014

Vetyeka vs Donaire weigh-in

Vetyeka vs Donaire weigh-in. Photos by Chris Farina

In Macau, all the stars of the fury of the featherweight, the World Boxing Association champions Simpiwe Vetyeka and Nicholas Walters, who will meet to Nonito Donaire and Vic Fury Darchinyan.

Vetyeka, 125.5 lbs makes his first defense of the black and gold belt that got when defeated the Indonesian Chris John. “I’m the champion and I decided to fight with Nonito. I will successfully defend my title”, said the South African in the last press conference held at the Venetian Macao.

Donaire, 126 lbs, seeks his fifth championship belt. He praised the quality WBA champion and admitted that 2013 was not an easy year for him. “This is a new beginning for me with Vetyeka. It is a great fighter and we know what we can do.”