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HBO Nearly Doubles Showtime In Jan. 25 Boxing Ratings

Showtime’s first entry of its 2014 boxing season also served as the first head-to-head clash with rival HBO, as both networks offered championship boxing on its airwaves. The end result was further pr...Read More

CompuBox: Garcia Was Methodical in Burgos Win

Methodical win for Mikey Garcia, who landed 29% of his 47 punches thrown per round (130-lb avg: 58 thrown per round). Garcia's occasional displays of power (and defensive prowess) tamed Juan Carlos B...Read More

Mikey Garcia Dominates Reluctant J.C. Burgos In NYC

By Jake Donovan - It wasn't a spectacular follow up to his stellar 2013 campaign, but Mikey Garcia was effective in dominating Juan Carlos Burgos over 12 rounds Saturday evening at Madison Square Gard...Read More

Two Titles on the Line: Pre-Weekend Report Card

It’s the first split night of 2014 with HBO and Showtime going head to head with a pair of interesting title matches. HBO (9:45 PM EST/PST) features one of boxing’s with-a-bullet rising stars in Mike...Read More

Garcia vs. Burgos - CompuBox Historical Review

Huge disparity in punches landed/thrown. Burgos threw more than twice as many power punches per round (vs. Amidu, Martinez, Vazquez, Hasegawa) and landed 3x as many power shots. Garcia's opponents (S...Read More

Mikey Garcia: I Have The Skills To Beat Any Top Fighter

By Francisco Salazar - No one ever has denied the talent unbeaten Miguel “Mikey” Garcia possesses. But as there are optimists who rave about Garcia’s poise, boxing IQ, and ring generalship, there ...Read More

Photos: Garcia-Burgos, Jennings-Szpilka Weigh-In

New York, NY --- (L-R) Undefeated WBO Jr. Lightweight champion Mikey Garcia and two-time world title challenger and current No. 1 contender Juan Carlos Burgos of Tijuana,Mexico weigh in (Garcia 129...Read More

Weights From NYC: Garcia 129.2 lb., Burgos 129 lb.

All fighters are now making their way to the scale for Friday's official weigh-in at MSG's Theatre, which hosts live boxing action Saturday evening on HBO. In the main event, Mikey Garcia makes the fi...Read More

LIVE STREAM: Garcia-Burgos, Jennings-Szpilka Weigh-In

The Garcia - Burgos world junior lightweight title fight takes place on Saturday, January 25 and will be televised live from The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York, on HBO Boxing After Dark®...Read More

Photos: Garcia-Burgos, Jennings-Szpilka Final Presser

(L-R) Undefeated WBO Jr. Lightweight champion Mikey Garcia and two-time world title challenger and current No. 1 contender Juan Carlos Burgos of Tijuana,Mexico pose during the final press conference ...Read More

Garcia-Burgos Near Sellout at MSG, 50 Tickets Left

Mikey Garcia’s returning visits to Madison Square Garden continues to grow as time passes on. The unbeaten 130 lb. titlist from Oxnard, California makes his third appearance at MSG’s The Theatre in Ne...Read More

Photos: Mikey Garcia Hits NY Knicks Game at MSG

New York,NY --- "AT THE GARDEN" --- Undefeated WBO Jr. Lightweight champion Mikey Garcia (L) gives away two tickets to a lucky fan during the New York Knicks- Philadelphia 76ers game Wednesday nigh...Read More

Photos: Mikey Garcia, Juan Carlos Burgos Media Day

New York, NY --- "GARCIA READY TO GO" --- Undefeated WBO Jr. Lightweight champion and 2013 Fighter of the Year nominee Mikey Garcia shadow boxes during media day in New York City for his first defe...Read More

Photos: Mikey Garcia Lands in New York For Burgos

New York, NY --- "GARCIA HITS NY" --- Undefeated WBO Jr. Lightweight champion and 2013 Fighter of the Year nominee Mikey Garcia arrives in New York City for his first defense of his new world title...Read More

Photos: Mikey Garcia Holds Media Day in Oxnard

Oxnard, Calif. --- Undefeated WBO Jr. Lightweight champion and 2013 Fighter of the Year nominee Mikey Garcia works out during his media day at the Robert Garcia Boxing Academy in Oxnard,Ca. for his...Read More

Mikey Garcia, Burgos Honored To Return To MSG

When does it make sense for two fighters of Mexican heritage primarily based on the West Coast to fight in an East Coast venue? The answer: it doesn’t have to make sense when the venue is Madison S...Read More

Ticket Sales Remain Strong For Garcia-Burgos at MSG

Ticket sales continue move at a brisk and satisfying pace for Top Rank’s January 25 boxing card at Madison Square Garden’s The Theatre in New York City. The show is topped by unbeaten 130 lb. titlist ...Read More

Garcia Will Take No Chances With Juan Carlos Burgos

WBO super featherweight champion Mikey Garcia (33-0, 28KOs), and his trainer/brother Robert Garcia, are taking no chances with the challenge of top contender Juan Carlos Burgos (30-1-2, 20KOs). They a...Read More

Garcia-Burgos Card Features Verdejo, Hart, Monaghan

NEW YORK -- Undefeated two-division world champion and Ventura County Police and Sheriff's Reserve Officer Academy graduate MIKEY GARCIA returns to the stage where he won his first world title 12 mon...Read More