Photos: Rios vs Acosta War in Vegas Mega-Gallery

Las Vegas, Nevada - In Saturday's main event at the Palms Resort & Casino, Brandon Rios (27-0-1) completed his ascension to superstar status by wrestling the WBA lightweight title from Miguel Acosta (28-4-2) with a tenth round knockout in an early contender for Fight of the Year. Photos by Chris Cozzone.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by artursfbi on 02-27-2011

Where those photos taken by donaire?

Comment by El 7 Mares V.2 on 02-27-2011

Damn, Acosta looked so physically bigger, looked like a junior middleweight in comparison to Rios.

Comment by Tomasio on 02-27-2011

[QUOTE=cisco55;10164966]lol he's got soto written on his hand wrap. what a fight!!![/QUOTE] [B][I]That's the signature of the person that works for the commission(Nevada state) & was supervising(supposedly, cause most of the time they ain't even looking) when his hands were…

Comment by cisco55 on 02-27-2011

lol he's got soto written on his hand wrap. what a fight!!!

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