HBO Championship Boxing PPV Results
Erik Morales vs. Marcos Maidana
April 9, 2011
MGM Grand Garden Arena
Las Vegas, Nevada
Jr. Welterweight Bout (10 Rds) - not televised
Danny Garcia (21-0, 14 KOs) wins a unanimous decision over Nate Campbell (33-8-1, 25 KOs) - Judges
scored the bout 99-91, 98-92, 100-90 for Garcia.
Welterweight Bout (10 Rds)
Paulie Malignaggi (29-4, 6 KOs) wins a unanimous decision over Jose Miguel Cotto (32-3-1, 24 KOs) -
Judges scored the bout 99-91, 99-91, 97-93 for Malignaggi.
Jr. Middleweight Bout (8 Rds)
Nobuhiro Ishida (23-6-2, 8 KOs) wins by TKO at 1:52 of the 1st round over James Kirkland (27-1, 24 KOs)
In the first round, Kirkland downed with a short left (up quickly). The fight resumed and after a brief exchange,
Kirkland went down from a straight left (up quickly but with the help of the ropes). The fight resumed and after
another brief exchange, Kirkland went down hard from a straight right and the ref had seen enough and
stopped the bout as Kirkland was trying to get up.
WBA \ WBO Interim Lightweight Title Bout - vacant (12 Rds)
Robert Guerrero (28-1-1, 18 KOs) wins a unanimous decision over Michael Katsidis (27-3, 22 KOs) -
Judges scored the bout 117-108, 118-106, 118-107 for Guerrero. In the eighth round, Katsidis penalized a
point twice for low blows. In the ninth round, Guerrero penalized a point for low blows.
WBA Interim Super Lightweight Title Bout - vacant (12 Rds)
Marcos Maidana (30-2, 27 KOs) wins a majority decision over Erik Morales (51-7, 35 KOs) - Judges
scored the bout 114-114, 116-112, 116-112 for Maidana. Morales pretty much fought the entire fight with a
swollen right eye (which occurred in the first round and swollen shut in the late rounds).