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Donaire hits Las Vegas!

The ‘Filipino Flash’ Nonito Donaire has arrived into Las Vegas and will train at the Top Rank gym to wire in for a big title fight on Top Rank’s ‘Pinoy Power 2.’ Donaire, (21-1-1) will take on Rafael Concepcion, (13-3-1) at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas on Saturday, August 15. Donaire and Concepcion will box 12 rounds for the WBA interim super flyweight championship. Donaire, handled by manager Cameron Dunkin, will have a full-blast Media Day at the Top Rank gym on Tuesday, August 11, 1 pm. Concepcion, who has been training in Panama, will arrive Sunday into Las Vegas. Tickets for Pinoy Power 2 are $200, $100, $50 and are available at www.ticketmaster.com

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