Adrien Broner vs. Ilido Julio
2010-11-06 : Adrien Broner 134½ lbs beat Ilido Julio 136½ lbs by TKO at 1:34 in round 1 of 8
- Location: Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey, USA
- Referee: Lindsey Page
- Judge: Henry Eugene Grant
- Judge: Bobby Grasso
- Judge: Lynne Carter
- Adrien Broner 17-0 (14 KOs) vs. Ilido Julio 40-19-1 (35 KOs)
- Julio entered with a record of 1-4 in his previous five bouts. It was the last fight of his career.
- The fight was on the undercard of Zab Judah vs. Lucas Martin Matthysse.
Julio came out orthodox but switched to a southpaw stance 24 seconds into the fight. He stumbled back against the ropes after Broner stepped on his foot and hit him with a jab to the body. Broner moved in and unleashed a flurry of punches but didn't land any clean shots. Moving back to the center of the ring, Broner started to pick Julio apart. A left hook and a right cross put Julio on his backside at 1:04 of the first round. Broner shimmied as he went to a neutral corner. Julio made it to his feet at the count of eight. A barrage put him down for a second time, and the referee stopped the fight without a count. Broner celebrated with a backward somersault.