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Roman Martinez Has 30 Days to Reach Mikey Garcia Deal

By Rey Colon

World Boxing Organization (WBO) President Francisco Valcarcel has given their junior lightweight champion Roman "Rocky" Martinez 30 days to reach an agreement with his mandatory challenger Miguel Angel "Mikey" Garcia. If the two sides fail to reach an agreement, the fight will head to a purse bid. Top Rank has targeted for a tentative date of November 9th in Texas, where Vanes Martirosyan and Demetrisu Andrade will battle for the vacant WBO title at 154-pounds and Nontito Donaire will make his return in a probable rematch against Vic Darchinyan. Martinez has been unhappy with the offer of $300,000.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by TheBestSport on 08-30-2013

[QUOTE=Basco;13698209]I agree, this fight is so loop-sided is not even worth watching. On the other hand....can you imagine Mickey getting caught by one of those wild hooks Martinez throws and getting KO'ed? That would be the biggest upset in ....forever![/QUOTE]…

Comment by Basco on 08-30-2013

[QUOTE=ddangerous;13698188]I could see Garcia getting him out of there in a round.[/QUOTE] I agree, this fight is so loop-sided is not even worth watching. On the other hand....can you imagine Mickey getting caught by one of those wild hooks Martinez…

Comment by ddangerous on 08-30-2013

I could see Garcia getting him out of there in a round.

Comment by Bermuda on 08-30-2013

i really hope no darchinyan rematch...last i read darchinyan wasn't willing to go to 126 and donaire is debuting at featherweight with no catchweight....

Comment by Hougigo on 08-30-2013

[QUOTE=PBP;13698124]He agreed to 126? LOL. Wow.[/QUOTE] I just said probably there... but I don't want to see that again.... Darchinyan acting like he made him. Your ass beating made him

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