Name: Donnie Nietes
Birth Name: Donnie Liboon Nietes
Born: 1982-05-13 (Age:36)
Birthplace: Murcia, Negros Occidental, Philippines
Hometown: Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
Height: 5′ 3″ / 160cm
Reach: 65½″ / 166cm
Boxing Record: click
- Trainers: Edito Villamor (present), Edmund Villamor (present)
- Manager: Michael Aldeguer (present)
- Promoter: ALA Promotions (present)
- Has a record of 17-0-2 (7 KOs) in world title fights.
- Has a record of 9-0-1 (3 KOs) against former, current, and future world champions:
- Has a record of 9-1-1 (3 KOs) in fights outside his native Philippines.
Regional & Minor Titles
- Philippines Boxing Federation (PBF) Light Flyweight Title (May 2004; 0 defenses)
- WBO Asia Pacific Minimumweight Title (November 2006-2007; 2 defenses)
- WBO Inter-Continental Flyweight Title (September 2016; 0 defenses)
- WBO World Minimumweight Title (September 2007-March 2011; 4 defenses)
- WBO World Light Flyweight Title (October 2011-August 2016; 9 defenses)
- IBF World Flyweight Title (April 2017-April 2018; 1 defense)
- WBO World Super Flyweight Title (December 2018-present; 0 defenses)
The Ring Magazine Titles
- World Junior Flyweight Title (2014-2016)
Awards & Recognitions
- PSA Athlete of the Year (2015)
- The Ring rated Nietes as the ninth best pound-for-pound boxer in the world in June 2018.
- One of only three Asian boxers to win world titles in at least four weight divisions.
- One of only three Filipino boxers to win world titles in at least four weight divisions.
- Holds the Filipino record for most world title defenses with 14.
- Holds the Filipino record for most world title fight wins with 17 (shared with Manny Pacquiao).
- Nephew of retired pro boxer and current judge/referee Dan Nietes.
- Nephew of retired pro boxer Junie Nietes.
- Nephew of retired amateur boxer Gerson Nietes Sr.
- Older cousin of retired amateur boxer and current trainer Gerson Nietes Jr.
| WBO Minimumweight Champion
2007 Sep 30 – 2011 Mar
Ramon Garcia Hirales
| WBO Light Flyweight Champion
2011 Oct 8 – 2016 Aug
John Riel Casimero
| IBF Flyweight Champion
2017 Apr 29 – 2018 Apr
| WBO Super Flyweight Champion
2018 Dec 31 – present