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The motivation is in my heart to work toward my goals and my dreams.

The motivation is in my heart to work toward my goals and my dreams.

With me, boxing's a beautiful sport. ---->>>

All I know is that I'm proud to be Filipino. ---->>>

My Internet friends who I play games with say, 'This guy's a fighter?' I'm the last person they expect to be a fighter. ---->>>

I was always into cartoons and animation. ---->>>

Usually, sprinting is my main source of energy and recovery time because that's how I move. ---->>>

Moving up and fighting the best keeps me hungry. ---->>>

As a boxer, you have to put risk in to get to another level. ---->>>

Being a world champion is something I'm already proud of and can take for the rest of my life. ---->>>

Even the other kids who people made fun of made fun of me. That's where I stood on the school food chain. ---->>>

For punches I never really choose, I take whatever opportunity is given to me. If it's a left, I'll take it. If it's a right I'll take it. ---->>>

Growing up as an amateur, I wasn't much of a power puncher. I was more of a speed guy. ---->>>

I have a lot of respect for Mexico. ---->>>

In school I was pretty fast. ---->>>

People call me a nerd because I like to spend time on the computer. ---->>>

A lot of guys just punch with their arms; they don't utilize every part of their muscles they can use. I know how to use that, and that's where the power comes in. ---->>>

As long as I have that support from my team, and I have that confidence in myself that I train really hard, I think there's no one out there who can defeat me in my weight class. ---->>>

I was always scared in the amateurs, but the minute I got in the ring it was like another person took over. I become more vicious. In there I love to hurt people. Outside I can't hurt a bug. ---->>>

Everything in our family was always boxing. It was the life my father chose for me. ---->>>

I liked Roy Jones, Sugar Ray Leonard, Ali... those were the guys I was looking at growing up. ---->>>

I love my wife. ---->>>

I was 11 when I started boxing. My brother was fighting before I did, and he got me into it. ---->>>

I'm not into being competitive. I never saw myself as a competitive type of person. ---->>>

If there's a best, I want to fight them. ---->>>

The best feeling is to win by knockout. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 11-16, 1982
Occupation: Athlete

Nonito Gonzales Donaire Jr. (Tagalog: [noniˈto donajˈɾe]; no-NEE-toh do-NIGH-reh; born November 16, 1982) is a Filipino-American professional boxer. He is a former four-weight world champion, having held the IBF flyweight title from 2007 to 2009; the unified WBC and WBO bantamweight titles in 2011; the IBF super bantamweight title in 2012; the WBO super bantamweight title twice, from 2012 to 2013 and 2015 to 2016; and the WBA (Undisputed) featherweight title in 2014 (wikipedia)