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RingTv image Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Fans share their thoughts on this past Saturday’s HBO Boxing After Dark show, Mikey Garcia, Nonito Donaire and Demetrius Andrade, as well as the Carl Froch-George Groves showdown and the divide between boxing purists and “blood thristy ghouls” in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!

RingTv image Mikey Garcia impresses, Nonito Donaire inspires

Mikey Garcia impresses, Nonito Donaire inspires

Featherweight standout Mikey Garcia made his junior lightweight debut a successful one by getting up from an early knockdown and dominating Rocky Martinez to an eighth-round KO on Saturday in Corpus Christi, Texas. In the co-featured bout of the show, Nonito Donaire scored a come-from-behind ninth-round stoppage of old rival Vic Darchinyan.

RingTv image Nelson hopes he’s harder to avoid after HBO debut

Nelson hopes he’s harder to avoid after HBO debut

Standing nearly 6-foot-4 with a light heavyweight wingspan, junior middleweight contender Willie Nelson knows that the stars of the 154-pound division aren’t eager to face him, but he’s hopeful a good showing against Luciano Cuello on HBO will lead to bigger fights.

RingTv image Travelin’ Man returns to Canastota – Part II

Travelin’ Man returns to Canastota – Part II

In part two of Lee Groves’ return to Canastota for this year’s International Boxing Hall of Fame induction, RingTV.com’s resident Travelin Man recounts his mid-weekend pit stop in Montreal to work the CompuBox keys for the Chad Dawson-Adonis Stevenson headlined Boxing After Dark card.

RingTv image Video: DiBella erupts during interview

Video: DiBella erupts during interview

Lou DiBella erupted during an interview with boxing writers following the kick-off press conference for the Gennady Golovkin-Matthew Macklin fight, directing much of his ire at RingTV.com contributor Mike Coppinger. (Warning: DiBella uses some colorful language during the interview.)

RingTv image Video: Gabriel Rosado video

Video: Gabriel Rosado video

RingTV.com’s Ryan Songalia spoke with Gabriel Rosado about the junior middleweight standout’s HBO-televised challenge to WBA middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin. Rosado is motivated to prove that he’s better than the heavily hyped puncher.