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CompuBox: Mikey Garcia's Accuracy Damages Rocky

The selective Mikey Garcia landed nearly half his power punches, while limiting Roman "Rocky" Martinez to a connect percentage of just 14%. ...Read More

Mikey Garcia Knocks Martinez Out To Win WBO Crown

American Bank Center, Corpus Christi, Texas - Mikey Garcia (33-0, 28KOs) made a statement in his new division, as he moves up to knock Roman "Rocky" Martinez (27-2-2, 16KOs) out in the eight round to ...Read More

Photos: Mikey Garcia Wins More Gold With Martinez KO

American Bank Center, Corpus Christi, Texas - Mikey Garcia (33-0, 28KOs) made a statement in his new division, as he moves up to knock Roman "Rocky" Martinez (27-2-2, 16KOs) out in the eight round to ...Read More

Photos: Donaire KO's Darchinyan, Andrade Beats Vanes

American Bank Center, Corpus Christi, Texas - More than six years after their first meeting, Nonito Donaire (32-2, 21KOs) knocked out Vic Darchinyan (39-6-1, 28KOs) in the ninth round of their rematch...Read More

Roman Martinez: I Felt Garcia's Power From First Punch

Puerto Rico's Roman Martinez (27-2-2) felt the power of Mikey Garcia (33-0, 28KOs) from the very first round. Garcia landed a perfect shot to the body to put Martinez down for the full count in the ei...Read More

Garcia to the Body, Donaire With the Repeat in Texas

by Cliff Rold - 25-year old Mikey Garcia (33-0, 28 KO) of Oxnard, California, moved up from Featherweight and added his second WBO title in a second weight class on Saturday night at the American Bank...Read More

Video: Mikey Garcia, Robert Garcia Post Fight Interview

Michael Campbell catches up with newly crowned WBO super featherweight champion Mikey Garcia to discuss his knockout victory over Rocky Martinez, the move to 130-pounds, working with Alex Ariza. Train...Read More

Mikey Garcia Not Taking Any Shortcuts in 130 Debut

Miguel Angel Garcia is good. Real Good. So good that people in boxing do not refer to him as a prospect anymore. They refer to him as a future force to be reckoned with at the super featherweight l...Read More

Garcia vs. Martinez - CompuBox Historical Review

Roman Martinez is the busier fighter and as a result he gets hit more often. Opponents (Burgos, Beltran, Burns, Magdaleno) landed 39% of their power shots. Garcia is more selective, and the harder pun...Read More

Video: Mikey Garcia Pumped For Martinez Title Clash

WBO super featherweight champion Roman "Rocky" Martinez will have a very tough test in front of him, when he faces undefeated mandatory challenger Miguel Angel "Mikey" Garcia, taking place later tonig...Read More

Video: Roman Martinez Vows To Impress With Big Win

WBO super featherweight champion Roman "Rocky" Martinez is ready to defend his title against undefeated mandatory challenger Miguel Angel "Mikey" Garcia, taking place later tonight at the American Ban...Read More

Garcia Regrets June Mishap, Appreciates Title Shot

Mikey Garcia had no problems at Friday's weigh-in in Corpus Christi, Texas - but the former featherweight champion had some struggles back on June 14 in Dallas. Garcia realized in advance of steppi...Read More

Liam Walsh Tips Mikey Garcia To Knock Martinez Out

BoxNation viewers get a chance to witness one of the sport’s rising global starlets this weekend when feted Californian Miguel Angel ‘Mikey’ Garcia attempts to become a two-weight world champion. O...Read More

Video: Garcia, Martinez Interviews After Making Weight

Undefeated Mikey Garcia is moving up in weight, looking to get his second divisional title. He will challenge WBO super featherweight champion, Roman Martinez of Puerto Rico, as part of an HBO televis...Read More

Video: Vanes, Andrade Scuffle - HBO Triple Weigh-In

The weights are in for the HBO televised tripleheader at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas. Mikey Garcia will challenge WBO super featherweight champion Roman Martinez. Nonito Donaire ...Read More

Photos: Donaire-Darchinyan Tense Tripleheader Weigh-In

Corpus Christi, Texas --- "TRIPLEHEADER" --- (L-R) Two-time WBO junior lightweight champion Roman "Rocky" Martinez and undefeated former WBO featherweight champion Mikey Garcia weigh in (Garcia 128....Read More

Martinez: I Should Be Favored To Beat Mikey Garcia!

Rocky Martinez is the defending world champion and has boxed between junior lightweight and lightweight throughout his 12-year pro career. Much to Martinez’s disbelief, Mikey Garcia is still a heav...Read More

Mikey Garcia Aims To Impress: I Know I Can Do More

Mikey Garcia (32-0, 27KOs) is hoping to secure his second world title in a second weight class when he faces WBO Super Featherweight champion Roman “Rocky” Martinez (27-1-2, 16KOs) this Saturday night...Read More

Photos: Donaire-Darchinyan, Garcia-Martinez Final Presser

Corpus Christi, Texas --- "TRIPLEHEADER" --- (L-R) Vanes "The Nightmare" Martirosyan, Nonito "Filipino Flash" Donaire, two-time WBO junior lightweight champion Roman "Rocky" Martinez ,undefeated for...Read More

Mikey Garcia Feels Martinez is Being Underestimated

Undefeated super featherweight contender Miguel Angel "Mikey" Garcia is not being swayed by the big underdog tag being placed on WBO champion Roman "Rocky Martinez, who Garcia will challenge on Novemb...Read More