Toshiaki Nishioka is the best - Nonito Donaire
Nonito Donaire has been knocking in the door of boxing stardom, while most Filipino boxing fans already knew him, he is still unknown to others. According to Nonito Donaire " In order to be the best you have to fight the best". This is why he is scheduled to fight one of Japan's great boxer, Toshiaki Nishioka is the current WBC Super Bantamweight champion and have not lost since 2004, he has also put down a number of Filipino boxers, Will Nonito Donaire be able to continue his quest .
According to Nonito Donaire( from Ring.com):
"To me, Nishioka is the best. If you want to be the best, you've got face the best and try to make the big fights happen. If it doesn't happen because of money or negotiations, then there's nothing you can do. But if you're a fighter, then, to me, you have to find the fighters who can challenge you and who will put you at risk," said Donaire.
"You put yourself at risk of losing, at risk of getting hurt, at risk of losing your life. That's all part of boxing and that's all a part of challenging yourself. It makes you or breaks you. That's the kind of mentality that you need and the kind of mentality that I try to have."
Here is one of the fight of Nishioka against a Filipino Boxer