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Mosley knocks out Mayorga to win junior middleweight fight

Updated: September 30, 2008, 7:39 AM ET
Associated Press

CARSON, Calif. -- Fighting before his hometown fans, Shane Mosley badly wanted to beat Ricardo Mayorga by knockout. He came through with one second to spare.

Mosley stopped Mayorga at 2:59 of the 12th round in their junior middleweight bout Saturday night to possibly put himself in line for a title shot.

Neither fighter appeared seriously hurt before Mosley floored Mayorga with about 15 seconds left in the final round. Mayorga staggered to his feet and took the mandatory eight ...

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