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Carlos Quintana Praises Danny Garcia For The Khan Win

By Jhonny Gonzalez

Former champion Carlos Quintana was very impressed with Danny Garcia's four round stoppage of British superstar Amir Khan. Garcia (24-0, 15KOs), now the WBC/WBA champion at 140, was more or less dominated in the first two rounds, but he changed the entire fight with a single left hook in the third round. He dropped Khan three times before the fight was stopped. Quintana sees Garcia as the new star on the Puerto Rican scene.

"Now [Garcia] is in the big leagues. [The win] was tremendous. Even I was surprised. Honestly, I had never seen him fight before and I never thought he would beat Amir Khan. Garcia looked great, super strong and in tremendous shape. Amir Kahn did not affect him [in the first two rounds]... and then came the left hook, and it was brutal," Quintana said to Jose Sanchez.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by SIORPO on 07-21-2012

haha I see tomasio is a hater haha are you hurt by quintana coments haha:boxing::boxing:

Comment by Tomasio on 07-21-2012

[B][I]¿New star on the Puerto Rican scene? NOT! Garcia was born, raised & still lives in Philadelphia so for that matter he's from the u.s.(a gringo) that happens to be descendant of Puerto Ricans..He's never done S H I T…

Comment by SlickRikki on 07-21-2012

Verry Humble of Carlos Quintana,Giving Props to Danny Garcia. It be cool if Carlos were to spar with Danny and give him a few pointers here & there. Basicaly the ends an outs, Quintana's been in the ring with elite…

Comment by Hougigo on 07-20-2012

[QUOTE=Hard Boiled;12357555]Carlos Quintana trying to get famous by dropping Khans name. :arabia:[/QUOTE] Better than being famous for being a human rag doll

Comment by NearHypnos on 07-20-2012

[QUOTE=Hard Boiled;12357555]Carlos Quintana trying to get famous by dropping Khans name. :arabia:[/QUOTE] Quintana's win over P Will is better than anything Kahn has done. >__>.... Seriously though, he still fights? lol

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