WBO junior lightweight titleholder Mikey Garcia spoke to the ringside media after dominating Juan Carlos Burgos to a unanimous decision victory in New York City. Garcia says a showdown with Cuban standout Yuriorkis Gamboa could be next.
Mikey Garcia had hoped for dynamite, but had to settle for dominance as he pounded out a lopsided decision over Juan Carlos Burgos to retain the WBO junior lightweight title on Saturday in New York City. Cuban standout Yuriorkis Gamboa could be next.
Photos from junior lightweight titleholder Mikey Garcia’s unanimous decision over Juan Carlos Burgos, and heavyweight Bryant Jennings’ tenth-round TKO against Artur Szpilka in New York. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
WBO jr. lightweight titleholder Mikey Garcia and challenger Juan Carlos Burgos weighing in along with Bryant Jennings-Artur Szpilka, Sean Monaghan-Matt Vanda, and Felix Verdejo-Lauro Alcantar.
RingTV.com sought the opinion of 20 boxing insiders as to who might win Saturday’s junior lightweight fight between undefeated WBO beltholder Mikey Garcia and top-10 contender Juan Carlos Burgos.
Images from the final press conference for Saturday’s HBO Boxing After Dark card headlined by WBO jr. lightweight titleholder Mikey Garcia vs. Juan Carlos Burgos. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
RingTV was on hand for Mikey Garcia’s final Southern Cali. workout before the undefeated junior lightweight traveled to NYC for his Jan. 25 WBO title defense against Juan Carlos Burgos. Garcia talks about the fight and a future dream showdown with Manny Pacquiao.
Juan Carlos Burgos has come up short in two previous world title shots but the 26-year-old junior lightweight contender enters his WBO title bout with heavily favored Mikey Garcia on Saturday with more strength, confidence and his original trainer.
Junior lightweight titleholder Mikey Garcia and challenger Juan Carlos Burgos working out in New York City ahead of their matchup on Saturday night. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
Heavyweights Bryant Jennings and Artur Szpillka will meet in a clash of unbeatens in the Jan. 25 co-featured to Mikey Garcia’s WBO 130-pound title defense agaisnt Juan Carlos Burgos on HBO.
Puerto Rico’s Roman “Rocky” Martinez will put his WBO junior lightweight belt on the line against RING featherweight champion Mikey Garcia on Saturday.
Mikey Garcia discussed his techinical yet hard-hitting boxing style on an HBO-produced video for the Boxing After Dark series. “It’s exciting for the fans to watch me… I’m a very technical fighter, but with a lot of power behind my punches.”