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Trout vs Garcia in Talks For Alexander-Bailey Card

By Ryan Burton

BoxingScene.com has been advised that a fight between WBA "regular" junior middleweight champion Austin Trout (25-0) and Roberto Garcia (31-3) is under discussion to be added to the Randall Bailey-Devon Alexander card that takes place on September 8th. If the fight is finalized Showtime will televise a tripleheader.  Lucas Matthysse takes on Ajose Olsegun in the co-feature.

The 32 year-old Garcia has won three fights in a row since losing a unanimous decision to Antonio Margarito. He is currently ranked #4 by the WBA.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by rogdogx on 08-12-2012

[QUOTE=boxing maniac;12419568]The fight I would like to see is Garcia-Kirkland all offense and come forward style of fighters......boxing fans fight ![/QUOTE] That is probably the biggest all action war that could be made at 154lbs!

Comment by boxing maniac on 08-11-2012

The fight I would like to see is Garcia-Kirkland all offense and come forward style of fighters......boxing fans fight !

Comment by boxing maniac on 08-11-2012

Garcia would knock out Rosado and Molina neither of these guys would be able to hold up to Garcia's power and constant pressure

Comment by rogdogx on 08-11-2012

[QUOTE=chiguy91;12417367]i never said he was the "toughest available opponent", i just said it's a fight that got made because none of the big fights that he and his team tried getting were made. i don't remember the exact details of…

Comment by boxing maniac on 08-11-2012

Goof fight or not I still would like to see it ....nothing better than an underdog pulling out the ko win vs an undefeated champ !

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