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LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPION MIKEY GARCIA VS. UNDEFEATED ROBER EASTER JR.

WBC Lightweight World Champion Mikey Garcia and IBF Lightweight World Champion Robert Easter Jr. will square-off in a 135-pound unification showdown between unbeaten stars Saturday, July 28 live on SHOWTIME from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles in an event presented …

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Mikey Garcia outclasses Adrien Broner ll Remains Undefeated.

Garcia outpoints Broner in non-title junior welterweight fight Undefeated Californian moves record to 37-0 with 30 knockouts Garcia: ‘Maybe I’ll go down to 135, stay at 140 or go up to 147’ Mikey Garcia was already a three-division champion and …

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Garcia & Linares

Garcia Wants Fight Against Jorge Linares

In a recent interview, Mikey Garcia informed Oscar De La Hoya that he wants a future fight against current title holder of the Ring and WBA lightweight belts-Jorge Linares. Depending on the result of the match against Montenegro’s Dejan Zlaticanin …

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Mikey Garcia poses with boxing fan Gilbert at Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital. Garcia is holding his Super Featherweight title belt.

MIKEY GARCIA VISITS LLU CHILDREN HOSPITAL

As the estimated 70 sick or injured youth at Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital came up to Miguel Angel “Mikey” Garcia, the two-time World Boxing Association champion was obviously impressed by the courage of the young warriors. Garcia was among …

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Martinez-Garcia getting close

Finalizing the mandatory fight between junior lightweight titlist Rocky Martinez and former featherweight titlist Mikey Garcia is more or less a formality. Top Rank promoter Bob Arum has said he is down to haggling over the final few dollars with …

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Rios enjoys Macau as he awaits Pacquiao face-off

MACAU – If the stakes are higher than ever for Brandon Rios, he didn’t show any feelings of nervousness when he strolled into the Venetian Resort for the final press conference for Saturday’s HBO2-televised tripleheader, headlined by Chinese Olympic hero …

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Verbal jabs at Garcia not worth their weight

The boxing crowd is a notoriously tough one to please. Sit at a fight for a minute or two of less-than-Hagler/Hearns action and you’re likely to hear boos begin raining from the impatient rafters. Decide to give up on a …

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Ranking Boxing’s 10 Fastest-Rising Names

A list of the fastest rising names in boxing is different than a pound-for-pound list. The majority of fighters ranked in the pound-for-pound top 10 have risen and are now coasting along at an elevated peak. A few of the …

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Selby decisions Simion, but struggles and looks poor

The fight was a rude awakening for Selby because it showed how far apart he is with the top fighters in the division. I mean, if he had to go life and death with a fighter like Simion, what do …

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Insider Notebook: Golovkin-Chavez, Garcia, Donaire, More

Garcia move to 130 foregone conclusion When Mikey Garcia lost his featherweight belt on the scales June 14, the day before he stopped Juan Manuel Lopez in the fourth round in Dallas, the writing was on the wall: his days …

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