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Tapia Talks Golovkin, Garcia, Pacquiao-Marquez, More

On Saturday, January 19th in New York inside of Madison Square Garden, two of boxing’s rising stars moved forward with contrastingly different victories. In the HBO tripleheader’s main event, unbea...Read More

Post-Fight Report Card: Mikey Garcia Breaks On Through

Navigating the minefield from pro debut to first major title for a blue chip talent isn’t easy. On Saturday night, the expert handling of Mikey Garcia culminated with a four-knockdown WBO title victo...Read More

Garcia Floors Salido Four Times In Injury Shortened Win

By Jake Donovan - It was going to take a special performance for any of the fighters to separate themselves from the rest of the pack on HBO’s live tripleheader. Mikey Garcia was well on his way t...Read More

CompuBox Stats: Garcia Dropped 51% of Power in Win

Mikey Garcia dominated from the opening bell. Garcia landed 51% of his power shots, dropping Orlando Salido four times. ...Read More

Salido: My Nose Was Broken Too, Mexicans Don't Quit!

Featherweight Orlando Salido feels he was not given a full fight versus Mikey Garcia last night in New York City. Following the match, Salido who went to Roosevelt Hospital for a check up, and tests r...Read More

Photos: Garcia Unseats Salido, Golovkin Batters Rosado

The Theater, Madison Square Garden, New York - Mikey Garcia (31-0, 26 KOs) captured the WBO featherweight crown by unseating Orlando “Siri” Salido (39-12-2, 27 KOs) with an eight round technical decis...Read More

Orlando Salido Livid: Garcia's Corner Was Ready To Quit!

NEW YORK — Mikey Garcia would’ve fought through a broken nose early Sunday morning, but he wasn’t required to do so. Garcia instead won the WBO featherweight title from Orlando Salido by technical ...Read More

Video: Mikey Garcia Discusses Victory Over Orlando Salido

Bill Emes catches up with the new WBO featherweight champion Mikey Garcia to discuss his victory over Orlando Salido and more. ...Read More

CompuBox Historical Review: Salido vs. Garcia

Contrast in styles. Orlando Salido throws 26 more punches per round. 77% of his thrown punches are power shots. Salido landed nearly double the weight class average in power shots. Salido opponents la...Read More

Mikey Garcia is Not Worried About Salido's PED Past

NEW YORK — Orlando Salido reluctantly posed alongside Mikey Garcia for a picture after the final press conference Thursday to promote their fight Saturday night in The Theater at Madison Square Garden...Read More

Mikey Garcia Motivated By Family, Creating a Legacy

Nothing comes easy for professional prizefighters. Grueling training camps. Early morning runs. Aches and pains that may or may not go away. One would think that undefeated featherweight Miguel Ang...Read More

Donaire Talks Salido-Garcia, NFC Title Game Pick

Junior featherweight world champion Nonito Donaire is accustomed to fans screaming his name during his fights, but in a role reversal, he’ll be the one losing his voice this weekend. The fun starts...Read More

Orlando Salido-Mikey Garcia: Pre-Fight Report Card

by Cliff Rold - They are fighters who have traveled different paths. The defending titlist turned professional in March 1996 at the tender age of 15, suffering his first of five career stoppage l...Read More

Garcia: It's The Right Moment, The Man To Beat is Salido

Mikey Garcia could’ve pursued a shot at a less formidable featherweight champion than Orlando Salido. The unbeaten contender from Oxnard, Calif., wants to be acknowledged, however, as the 126-pound...Read More

Photos: HBO's Tripleheader Mega Weigh-In Gallery

The weights are in for HBO's big tripleheader from Madison Square Garden's The Theatre in New York City. In the main event, Orlando Salido (39-11-2, 27KO) defends the WBO featherweight title against M...Read More

Weights From NYC: Salido 126 lb, Garcia 125.6 lb

HBO kicks off its 2013 season with a tripleheader live from Madison Square Garden's The Theatre in New York City. Orlando Salido puts his featherweight title on the line against unbeaten Mikey Gar...Read More

Photo: Chavez Sr. Gives His Support To Orlando Salido

Mexican boxing legend Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. visted the hotel room of WBO featherweight champion Orlando Salido and gave his support and blessing for this Saturday's HBO televised championship defense...Read More

Arum Expects High Drama in Salido-Garcia Showdown

Top Rank promoter Bob Arum believes WBO featherweight champion Orlando Salido’s title defense against undefeated Miguel Angel “Mikey” Garcia on Saturday should be a terrific fight. The title fight ...Read More

Orlando Salido Ready To Ruin Everyone’s Plans - Again

The featherweight clash between Orlando Salido and Mikey Garcia serves as the centerpiece of this weekend’s HBO-televised tripleheader live from Madison Square Garden in New York City. The bout its...Read More

Photos: Salido-Garcia, Golovkin-Rosado Final Presser

New York, N.Y. --- (center L-R) Undefeated No. 1 contender Mikey Garcia and WBO World Featherweight champion Orlando Salido pose with all the undercard fighters during the final press conference in Ne...Read More