The hard-hitting Romero rises off the canvas to earn a stoppage win and world title -- but not without some controversy.
The two-division world champion looks as good as ever in his 154-pound debut as he outpoints a game Jose Benavidez Jr. Saturday night atop a Premier Boxing Champions tripleheader on SHOWTIME.
Super Middleweight Champ David Benavidez defends WBC Title in homecoming fight vs Roamer Alexis Angulo April 18 on SHOWTIME
Rising Lightweight contender Michel Rivera faces Mexico’s Marcos Villasana Jr. in a WBA Title Eliminator and interim WBA Super Lightweight Champion Alberto Puello takes on former two-division World Champion Rances Barthelemy on the card at Arizona Federal Theatre in Phoenix.
Former world lightweight champions Robert Easter Jr. and Rances Barthelemy seek redemption when they meet for the vacant 135-pound strap Saturday night on Showtime.