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× Nietes may lose belt if he refuses Palicte bout

Aston Palicte's camp won't force a fight against Donnie Nietes but the rising star is bent on winning a world title the soonest possible time.

Jason Soong, manager of the 28-year-old Palicte, said if and when Nietes' camp refuse to come to the table and hold a rematch, his protg will have to face highest-ranked World Boxing Organization (WBO) challenger available.

But that would mean Nietes must…