Dmitry Pirog Surprises Daniel Jacobs, Wins WBO Title by TKO

Filed under: WBOLAS VEGAS (AP) — Unheralded Russian middleweight Dmitry Pirog stopped Daniel Jacobs with a crushing overhand right in the fifth round to win the vacant WBO title Saturday night.

Former featherweight champion Robert Guerrero dominated Joel Casamayor in a lopsided unanimous decision to win his debut at 140 pounds, and Jorge Linares also earned a comfortable unanimous decision over Rocky Juarez on the stacked undercard of Juan Manuel Marquez’s lightweight title rematch with Juan D

Pirog Drops Jacobs in the 5th


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