Juan Manuel Marquez knocks out Joel Casamayor

Mexico’s Juan Manuel Marquez, who lost a split decision to Manny Pacquiao in his last fight knocked out Cuba’s Joel Casamayor in the 11th round to capture the Ring Magazine lightweight belt at the MGM Grand Garden Saturday (Sunday in the Philippines).

The referee stopped the fight 2:55 of Round 11. For a round by round account of the fight, go to boxingscene. Marquez made his debut at 135 pounds and made this statement prior to the fight, “I definitely wanted a third fight, but Manny Pacquiao knows he can’t beat me,” Marquez said.

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