2006-08-05 Rafael Marquez w rtd 9 Silence Mabuza, Montbleu Resort Casino, Stateline, Nevada, USA - IBF

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2006-08-05 Rafael Marquez w rtd 9 Silence Mabuza, Montbleu Resort Casino, Stateline, Nevada, USA - IBF. Referee: Tony Weeks.

When Marquez vacated the IBF version of the title within days of becoming the WBC junior featherweight champion on 3 March 2007, a match was eventually set up between Luis Alberto Perez and Genaro Garcia to find a new champion.