Devon Alexander vs. Jesus Rodriguez
2009-04-24 : Devon Alexander 140 lbs beat Jesus Rodriguez 141 lbs by KO at 0:58 in round 9 of 10
- Location: Scottrade Center, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
- Referee: Mike England
- Judge: Marty Bickle
- Judge: Jerry Griffin
- Judge: Crystal Wright
Aired On: ShoBox
- Devon Alexander 17-0 (10 KOs) vs. Jesus Rodriguez 19-3 (5 KOs)
- Rodriguez took the fight on twelve days notice and it was his first professional bout against a southpaw opponent. (Showtime)
- Rodriguez went down at 1:39 in Round 8. He and his corner complained of a punch to the back of the head although he, Rodriguez, was coming in with his head down.
- A left uppercut in Round 9 caused Rodriguez to take a knee. He remained on one knee as the referee reached the count of ten.