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Photos: Danny Garcia Survives Tough Charge of Herrera

By Joel Colon, Tom Casino

BAYAMON, Puerto Rico - Unified Super Lightweight World Champion Danny "Swift" Garcia (28-0, 16 KOs) defeated Mauricio "El Maestro" Herrera (20-4, 7 KOs) via a majority decision to remain undefeated on Saturday night in front of a sold-out crowd at Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez in Bayamon, Puerto Rico on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®.

With the raucous crowd partial to the defending champion, whose father was born and raised in Puerto Rico, Garcia seemed to be carried by the cheers in what turned out to be the toughest fight of his career. At the end of the fight, SHO STATS reported that Garcia had landed 150 power punches compared to Herrera's 82. Herrera landed more overall punches with 221 to Garcia's 204. The final scores were 114-114, 116-112 and, 116-112.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Levity on 03-16-2014

Herrera turned Danny's nose into a faucet.

Comment by sdcluser on 03-16-2014

Herrera is a tricky fighter though. Not easy to deal with.

Comment by Muscles72 on 03-16-2014

Funny this only shows only two pics of Herrera tagging Danny the rest are the very rare shots Danny landed on Herrera if you didn't see the fight or read the article you would pretty confused.

Comment by Bretty Poy32 on 03-16-2014

the photos are cherry picked

Comment by sdcluser on 03-16-2014

[QUOTE=BIGPOPPAPUMP;14332665]BAYAMON, Puerto Rico - Unified Super Lightweight World Champion Danny "Swift" Garcia (28-0, 16 KOs) defeated Mauricio "El Maestro" Herrera (20-4, 7 KOs) via a majority decision to remain undefeated on Saturday night in front of a sold-out crowd at…

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