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Title fight adds $50K winner's bonus

Updated: April 13, 2012, 10:39 AM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

To add a little spice to the lightweight title fight between Brandon Rios and Richard Abril, Top Rank president Todd duBoef announced Friday that the winner will receive a $50,000 bonus on top of his base purse.

Rios and Abril will meet for a vacant 135-pound belt on Saturday night (Top Rank PPV, 9 ET, $44.95) at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. They're fighting on a split-site card that will also feature Juan Manuel Marquez (53-6-1, 39 KOs) facing Ukraine's Sergey Fedchenko ...

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