Johnny Tapia vs. Sandro Marcos
2005-09-16 : Johnny Tapia 126 lbs lost to Sandro Marcos 126 lbs by KO at 2:59 in round 2 of 10
- Location: Aragon Ballroom 1106 W Lawrence, Chicago, Illinois, USA
- Referee: Genaro Rodriguez
- Judge: Ted Gimza
- Judge: Bill Lerch
- Judge: Matthew Podgorski
Tapia knocked out by Marcos!
Featherweight Sandro Marcos (25-13-2, 21 KO's) scored a shocking second round knockout of former world champion Johnny Tapia (55-5-2, 28 KO's) at the Avalon Ballroom in Chicago. The hard-hitting Marcos connected with a left hook to the ribs that dropped Tapia to his knees for the full count. Time was 2:59.