2012-09-15 Guillermo Rigondeaux w pts 12 Robert Marroquin, Thomas & Mack Centre, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - WBA

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2012-09-15 Guillermo Rigondeaux w pts 12 Robert Marroquin, Thomas & Mack Centre, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - WBA. Referee: Robert Byrd. Scorecards: 118-108, 118-108, 118-109.

On 24 November, Scott Quigg won the vacant WBA ‘interim’ title when stopping Rendall Munroe inside six rounds at The Arena, Manchester, England. Quigg relinquished the ‘interim’ title in July 2013 on being matched against Yoandris Salinas for the vacant ‘second tier’ crown. According to the WBA ratings for September 2013 Quigg was handed the ‘second tier’ crown on 5 September 2013, thus making the contest against Salinas a defence.