Donaire vs. Rigondeaux Fight : Live Stream Updates, Fight Results

Donaire vs Rigondeaux fight updates and results based on live stream are posted below. (Official Results: Guillermo Rigondeaux wins vs Nonito Donaire Jr via unanimous decision.)

The Nonito Donaire Jr. fight vs Guillermo Rigondeaux has just happend today, April 12, 2013, at New York's Radio City Music Hall (Apr 13 MLA Time). Most fight predictions were saying that Donaire will win via knock out vs Rigondeaux. Unfortunately, it's not what happened.

Great shot of the sellout crowd at the Radio City Music Hall. (Photo credit to Ryan Songalia, @ryansongalia)

Nonito Donaire talks to his unborn baby before his fight against Guillermo Rigondeaux. His wife Rachel is now 6 months pregnant. (Photo credit to Ed Keenan, @keenanbox)

The explosive 12-rounder Donaire vs Rigondeaux fight for the WBO and WBA Super Bantamweight titles has already started.

Live Updates start here:
12:19 AM NY Time: And the judges' scorecards: 114-113, 115-112, 116-111. Cuba's Guillermo Rigondeaux wins by unanimous decision. (Read: Nonito Donaire Jr after losing fight vs. Guillermo Rigondeaux: "I'll come back and do better.")

12:15 AM NY Time: Fight ends. Looks like Rigondeaux has just made a huge upset.

12:10 AM NY Time: A close fight in Round 11. Rigondeaux landed better shots than Nonito.

12:07 AM NY Time: 10th Round was Donaire's best and Rigondeaux's worst. Donaire scored a knockdown.

12:02 AM NY Time: It's now 12 midnight. Will there be an overturn of events? I think there is. Donaire is slowly recovering.

Donaire getting hit by Rigondeaux in Round 8.

11:57 PM NY Time: Round 8 was the most explosive round so far. Another round for the Cuban boxer.

11:55 PM NY Time: Donaire takes Round 7.

Rigondeaux and Donaire during Round 6.

11:51 PM NY Time: 6th round ends. Rigondeaux is winning. Donaire should win the next 6 rounds.

11:48 PM NY Time: Round 5 now. Oh no! This is not the Donaire that we've used to seeing on the ring. Still Rigondeaux's round.

11:44 PM NY Time: Round 4 ends. Rigondeaux, 10-9.

11:40 PM NY Time: Donaire catches up in Round 3 and lands solid punches. But it was still a very close round. Donaire narrowly wins Round 3.

11:36 PM NY Time: Round 2 has just ended. And it seems like Rigondeaux is the dominant fighter so far. Rigondeaux, 10-9.

11:27 PM NY Time: Round 1 starts. Both fighters are fierce. But it's Rigondeaux's round, 10-9, in my scorecard.

11:24 PM New York Time. Donaire and Rigondeux are both now inside the ring ready to fight. Michael Buffer says his famous line: LET'S GET READY TO RUMBLEEEEEEEEE!

It was a day of knockouts as 5 of the 8 undercard fights resulted to a knockout. (Or it is because most of them were mismatched?)

Toka Kahn Clary (4-0-0-1, 3 KOs) wins vs Gadiel Andaluz (4-4-1, 2 KOs) via 1st Round TKO
Sean Monaghan (17-0, 10 KOs) wins vs Rex Stanley (11-4, 7 KOs) via 1st Round TKO
Mikael Zewski (18-0, 14 KOs) wins vs Daniel Sostre (11-8-1, 4 KOs) via 2nd round knockout
Glen Tapia (17-0, 10 KOs) wins vs Joseph De Los Santos (13-11-3, 6 KOs) via unanimous decision
Felix Verdejo (4-0, 3 KOs) wins vs Steve Gutierrez (4-3-1, 2 KOs) via 1st round TKO
Jessie Hart (5-0, 4 KOs) wins vs Marlon Farr (2-2, 0 KOs) via 3rd round knockout
Erick De Leon (2-0, 1 KO) wins vs Diamond Baier (2-4-1, 0 KO) via unanimous decision
Tyler Canning (1-1, 0 KO) wins vs Dario Soccia (2-0, 0 KO) via split decision

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