Broner edges Granados, Peterson wins title
Former four division world champion Adrien Broner (33-2, 24 KOs) picked a tough ten round split decision over game contender Adrian Granados (18-5-2, 11 KOs) on Saturday night at the Cintas Center, Cincinnati, Ohio. The fight was incredibly competitive as ITRBoxing.com scored the bout a draw, the official judges saw otherwise as Broner won by scores of 97-93, 96-94 for Broner and 97-93 for Granados.
The co-main event saw Lamont Peterson (35-3-1, 18 KOs) defeat David Avanesyan (22-2-1, 11 KOs) over a twelve round unanimous decision on Saturday night at the Cintas Center, Cincinnati, Ohio. Peterson took over in the later parts of the bout which was fairly competitive through. The judges scored the bout 115-113, 116-112, 116-112
The television opener saw light heavyweight Marcus Browne (19-0, 14 KOs) score a sixth round knockout over Thomas Williams Jr. (20-3, 14 KOs). Browne dropped Williams in round two, then hit him when he was down and was deducted a point, but probably should of been disqualified as it effected the fight. In the sixth round, Browne knocked out Williams Jr.