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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 capture the WBO super featherweight championship. Garcia becomes a two-division champion with the victory. Garcia was dropped in the second round, but then he dominated the action and then landed a huge body shot in the eight to put Martinez down for the count.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by El Angel on 11-10-2013

Mikey looked very good last night, but that should have been expected against Rocky, who already should have lost his title to Burgos. He's very fundamentally sound though and throws crisp counters. He's got skills.

Comment by ddangerous on 11-10-2013

Mikey looked sharp last night. Who can challenge him? Gamboa?

Comment by Golovkin on 11-10-2013

[QUOTE=Johnny_Roa;13918565]He is a linear fighter and overrated as f*ck. Roman didnt do sh#t, fuc*ing shot fighter. Didnt threw nothing even though he was the "aggressor". OF FCKING COURSE Mickey will look GOOD against these lousy competition and shot fighters.[/QUOTE] Those…

Comment by Johnny_Roa on 11-10-2013

[QUOTE=Golovkin;13918442]Mikey is a very solid fighter, robot like execution and composure. I have to be honest though, I never thought he would turn out to be as good as he is.[/QUOTE] He is a linear fighter and overrated as f*ck.…

Comment by Golovkin on 11-10-2013

Mikey is a very solid fighter, robot like execution and composure. I have to be honest though, I never thought he would turn out to be as good as he is.

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