Showtime Championship Boxing Results

Miguel Acosta vs. Brandon Rios

Antonio DeMarco vs. Reyes Sanchez

February 26, 2011



From the Heartland Events Center, Grand Island, Nebraska:

WBC Eliminator \ Silver Lightweight Title Bout (12 Rds)

Antonio DeMarco (24-2-1, 17 KOs) wins a unanimous decision over Reyes Sanchez (20-4-1, 11 KOs) -

Judges scored the bout 116-112, 117-111, 115-113 for DeMarco - DeMarco wins title from Sanchez.


From the Palms Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada:

WBA Lightweight Title Bout (12 Rds)

Brandon Rios (27-0-1, 20 KOs) wins by TKO at 1:14 of the 10th rd over Miguel Acosta (28-4-2, 22 KOs)

In the sixth round, Acosta downed with a short left jab (up right away). In the eighth round, Acosta downed

with a right hook (up at the count of seven). In the 10th round, Rios hurt Acosta with a right - then followed up

with a pair of left, right combos that sent Acosta down. And as Acosta hit the canvas, his corner came flying

up through the ropes to stop the fight. Rios wins title from Acosta.