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Mikey Garcia-Roman Martinez Reach Deal For Nov. 9th

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO- World Boxing Organization (WBO) president, Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel, announced today that Roman “Rocky” Martinez and Miguel Angel “Mikey” Garcia reached an agreement to face each other on November 9th in Texas for the WBO junior lightweight title.

“There is no need a purse bid today. We have an agreement for the fight between Martinez and Garcia to fight on November 9”, Valcarcel said.

Today, at 5:00 p.m. a purse bid was scheduled with a minimum of $150,000 for the fight between Martinez (27-1-2, 16 KOs) and Garcia (32-0, 27 KOs), but after the two sides reached an agreement the purse bid was canceled.

HBO will televise the fight as the main event, with Nonito Donaire facing Vic Darchinyan in a rematch and Vanes Martirosyan taking on Demetrius Andrade for the vacant WBO 154-pound title.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by mikeyn3333 on 09-10-2013

Stop it with all the Puerto Rica/Mexican crap. I am 100% Rican. I call it how it is! Garcia has this fight in the bag. Martinez is alright, but Mickey will be on point. In the cheating game, Mexican, Ricans,…

Comment by Elinmortal on 09-10-2013

[QUOTE=TheMexHurricane;13726760]Puerto Ricans and athletes from the Antilles are the biggest steroid cheaters in all sports with half of all of baseball's steroid cheaters being from the Antilles. I dare Puerto Ricans to continue accusing Mexicans of cheating with steroids or…

Comment by Elinmortal on 09-10-2013

[QUOTE=Gucci;13727508]Martinez will fold inside of 7[/QUOTE] this clown lol.il put up any money bet garcia wont ko martinez,martinez will lose though

Comment by Gucci on 09-10-2013

Martinez will fold inside of 7

Comment by artfuL_ on 09-10-2013

[QUOTE=PRBOXINGCOTTO;13726560]Martinez is [B]getting screwed[/B] in this fight but mikey will have his hands full rocky hits hard and has a granite chin Martinez has to knock him out you kno that Texas is mex vill[/QUOTE] If you mean getting screwed…

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