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Argenis Mendez wins rematch by KO

Updated: March 10, 2013, 11:25 AM ET
By Rigo Cervantez | Special to ESPNdeportes.com

COSTA MESA, Calif. -- Argenis Mendez knocked out Juan Carlos Salgado in the fourth round to win a junior lightweight title at The Hangar on Saturday.

Mendez (21-2, 11 KOs) stuck to his fight plan and saw his aggressiveness pay off against Salgado (26-2-1, 16 KOs) in a rematch of their 2011 battle, a close decision that went to Salgado.

From the opening bell, Mendez, a former Dominican Republic Olympian, took charge of the fight, throwing his left jab to set up his ...

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