Grand Oasis Resort in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico - In his first bout since suffering the gutsy TKO loss to WBC champion Erik Morales in 2011, Mexican junior welterweight Pablo Cesar Cano (23-1-1, 18 KOs) dropped Francisco Contreras (16-2, 13 KOs) three times before the fight was stopped in the fifth round. Contreras down in the first and the fifth.
In the co-feature, Mario Rodriguez (13-6-4, 9 KOs) stopped former WBC junior flyweight champion Gilberto Keb (35-22-4, 22 KOs) in the fifth round. It was the second consecutive defeat for Keb, who in his previous bout lost the WBC title to Adrian Hernandez.
Tags: Gilberto Keb , Pablo Cesar Cano