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Rubio demolishes Miranda, Chavez Jr. next?

By Gabriel F. Cordero

WBC mandatory middleweight title challenger Marco Antonio “Veneno” Rubio (58-6-1, 50 KOs) scored a second round KO over Dionisio “Mister Nocaut” Miranda (22-9-2, 19 KOs) on Saturday night at the Palenque de la Feria in Chihuahua, Mexico. Rubio dropped Miranda once in round one and twice in round two, the second time for the count. Time was 2:44. Next for Rubio is a rematch with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr, provided Junior gets past Brian Vera on September 7.

Middleweight Marcos “Dorado” Reyes (27-1, 22 KOs) avenged his 2010 defeat against Amilcar Funes (22-13, 17 KOs), taking a ten round unanimous decision.

WBC female silver light flyweight beltholder Yessica “Kika” Chavez (19-3-2, 4 KOs) won a ten round unanimous decision over Tsunami Tenkai (18-7, 7 KOs).

Olympian Oscar Molina moved to 6-0, 5 KOs with a second round KO over Ruben Juarez “Duke” Lopez.

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