Santa Cruz vs. Mares 2

Premier Boxing Champions Results: Santa Cruz Tops Mares Again, Charlo Bests Trout

On Saturday, June 9, TGB Promotions and Premier Boxing Champions hosted an event from the Staples Center in Los Angeles for Santa Cruz vs. Mares 2.

In the night’s main event, WBA super world featherweight titleholder Leo Santa Cruz met a familiar foe in his second stint as champion when he took on former two-division WBC champion and current WBA world featherweight titleholder Abner Mares.

In the evening’s co-main event, WBC world super welterweight champ Jermell Charlo put his undefeated record on the line against former WBA world super welterweight titleholder Austin Trout.


The event aired live at 10 p.m. ET on Showtime.

Leo Santa Cruz def. Abner Mares by unanimous decision (115-113, 116-112, 117-111) – WBA super world featherweight title
Jermell Charlo def. Austin Trout by majority decision (115-111, 118-108, 113-113) – WBC world super welterweight title
Ivan Redkach def. Brian Jones by unanimous decision