MANILA, Philippines – Brian “The Hawaiian Punch” Viloria is now the top flyweight boxer in the world after beating fellow champion Hernan “Tyson” Marquez of Mexico.
Viloria dropped Marquez towards the end of the first round and fought aggressively in the following rounds.
Both fighters were knocked down in the fifth round, but Viloria sent Marquez to the canvas anew in the 10th.
After watching their fighter go down for the third time, Marquez’s corner threw in the towel, giving Viloria a technical knockout victory. -- Mornings @ ANC, November 19, 2012