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Adrien Broner - The One To Watch 2012
Adrien Broner (Born 28 July 1989) an American Junior Lightweight, based in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. Adrien has been featured in the top ten of the Ring Magazine rankings for the Junior Lightweight division.
Broner had a successful amateur career of over 300 fights.
Broner turned professional on 31 May 2008 and scored three consecutive first round knockouts against Allante Davis, David Warren Huffman and Ramon Flores. In Broner's fourth fight he faced Terrance Jett at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on the undercard of the Ricky Hatton vs Paulie Malignaggi fight.
Broner defeated Jett with a stoppage in the sixth round. In Broner's fifth professional fight and final of 2008, he faced Scott Furney on the undercard of Oscar De La Hoya vs Manny Pacquiao fight. Broner stopped Furney in the first round bringing his record to 5(5)-0-0.
In January 2009 he was forced to go the distance with Jose Alfredo Lugo, at the Staples Center on the undercard of Shane Mosley vs Antonio Margarito. Broner returned to the ring in March scoring a unanimous decision over Eric Ricker.
Three weeks later Broner stopped Angel Rodriguez in the fourth round. In his eighth fight Broner stepped up to eight rounds in a hard fought fight with Fernando Quintero, pulling out a majority decision. In June at the Staples Center Broner met Australian William Kickett, scoring a sixth round knockout. On the Juan Díaz vs Paul Malignaggi undercard in Houston Broner make short work of Edgar Portillo, victory coming via stoppage in the first round.
Broner defeated Henry White Jr via KO in September and finished his busy year against Tommy Atencio. Broner stopped Atencio in the first round, for the sixth time in thirteen fights.
Broner then had a fourth round stoppage victory over Roberto Acevedo. Broner fought 4 more times in 2010 against Rafael Lora, Carlos Claudio, Guillermo Sanchez, and Ilido Julio, stopping all of them.
Broner vs Ponce De Leon
Broner took his first major step up in competition in a disputed decision against Daniel Ponce De Leon on March 5, 2011. Broner started off the fight slow, having trouble getting through Ponce De Leon's tight guard and unable to figure him out the first 4 rounds of the fight. As the fight progressed into the middle rounds, Broner found his timing and was able to open up more on Ponce De Leon, seemingly controlling the pace and action of the middle rounds. The late rounds in the fight were close, with both fighters having their moments, and none really standing out or winning the majority of the late rounds. Broner was awarded the Unanimous Decision victory by the scores of 96-94, 96-94, and 99-91, with a large portion of analysts and commentators thinking the fight should have been scored a draw. The compubox stats had Ponce De Leon landing 127 of 592 (21%) on total punches, to 126 of 351 (36%) for Broner. In power punches, compubox had Ponce De Leon landing 119 of 392 (30%), to 101 of 243 (42%) for Broner. After the fight, Ponce De Leon said he definitely would like a rematch with Broner at some point.
Broner's next fight was on HBO's Boxing After Dark show from Guadalajara, Mexico, Adrien Broner took on Jason Litzau in a fight scheduled for ten. Broner landed combos on the ropes late in the first, with a straight right, left hook and then a right uppercut hurting the Minnesotan badly. He crumpled, and the ref leaped in, seeing he was out. The official end came at 2:58 of the first round.
Super Featherweight Title
Having no luck in getting Ricky Burns, the former WBO super featherweight champion, to fight him on November 26, 2011, Broner fought contender Vicente Martin Rodriguez on the undercard of the Saul Alvarez vs. Kermit Cintron fight card on HBO as part of a double header. He defeated Rodriguez by knockout in the third round, to win the vacant WBO Super Featherweight World title.
Broner made a successful first defence of his WBO belt against the magazine's No. 9-rated contender and mandatory challenger Eloy Perez on a Feb. 25, 2012 HBO-televised card with a knockout victory. Broner controlled and pace and action from start to finish, beating Perez to the punch and walking him down with ease. The fight ended when Broner landed a straight hand on Perez, followed by another right hand as Perez was going down.