Rafael Marquez vs. Jose Francisco Mendoza
2009-05-23 : Rafael Marquez 126 lbs beat Jose Francisco Mendoza 126 lbs by TKO at 2:26 in round 3 of 10
- Location: Arena Monterrey, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
- Referee: Carlos Garcia
- Time: 2:26
- Weights: 126 lbs (both)
Marquez showed a bit of rust, but a right hand staggered Mendoza early in the third. Another right hand floored him soon after and the referee stopped the fight when Mendoza got up on shaky legs.