LAS VEGAS (LALATE) – Marquez vs Diaz 2 (2010) results are in. Marquez v Diaz II results and winners in undercard fights for Juan Manuel Marquez-Juan Diaz had some surprises earlier tonight.
MAIN EVENT – Marquez vs Diaz. Marquez is the winner by unanimous decision. Final scores are Jerry Roth (116-112), Glenn Trowbridge (118-110), and Patricia Morse Jarman (117-111).
Trainer Ignacio Nacho Beristain said of his fight Marquez before tonight the following: “Juan Diaz was saying that he is a warrior. He is a great warrior. They call him the ‘Baby Bull’ for a reason and combine that with Juan Manuel Marquez and you will have a great fight. Golden Boy Promotions put together a great undercard and I think all of the fights are going to be good ones.”
First, Linares is the winner in Linares vs Juarez. Jorge Linares (29-1, 18 KOs) of Barinas, Venezuela defeated in a 10-round unanimous decision Rocky Juarez (28-7-1, 20 KOs) of Houston, Tex. Linares picks up the WBA Fedelatin lightweight (135 pounds) title. Final scores were 99-90 (Dave Moretti), 99-90 (Ricardo Ocasio) and 97-92 (Al Lefkowitz). Linares said of his win “I was fighting with one hand from the beginning of the fight. When I dropped him, it hurt my left hand. I had to be really careful because he was really dangerous and he could really take a punch. I was never tired, but I was always worrying about his experience. I don’t want the little belt. Now, I want the world title next.”
Second, Guerrero is the winner in Guerrero vs Casamayor. Robert Guerrero (27-1-1, 18 KOs) of Gilroy, CA. in 10-round unanimous decision defeated Joel Casamayor (37-5-1, 22 KOs), of Guantanamo, Cuba in the junior welterweights (140 pounds) class. Final scores werer 98-89 (Robert Hoyle), 98-89 (Dick Houck), and 97-90 (Lisa Giampa).
Third, Pirog is the winner of Pirog vs Jacobs. Dmitry Pirog (17-0, 14 KOs), of Temryuk, Russia defeated in a fifth round knockout Daniel Jacobs (20-1, 17 KOs), of Brooklyn, NY earning the vacant WBO middleweight (160 pounds) title.