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Errol Spence-Danny Garcia Weigh-In Results From Dallas

DALLAS – Errol Spence Jr. weighed slightly less Friday afternoon than he did the day before he fought Shawn Porter 14 months ago.

The unbeaten IBF and WBC welterweight champion had a lot less trouble getting down to the welterweight limit, though, for his fight against Danny Garcia on Saturday night. Spence, who officially weighed 146.4 pounds at the Renaissance Dallas hotel, entered his nine-week training camp in “the low 160s,” as opposed to beginning camp for the Porter fight at nearly 190 pounds.

Garcia stepped on the Texas Combative Sports Program’s scale at 146.8 pounds.

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Spence (26-0, 21 KOs), of DeSoto, Texas, is consistently listed as approximately a 4-1 favorite against Garcia (36-2, 21 KOs), a former welterweight and junior welterweight champ from Philadelphia, in their 12-round fight for Spence’s two 147-pound championships. Spence will fight for the first time since suffering cuts to his face and body and damaged teeth in a one-car accident in October 2019.

Spence, 30, and Garcia, 32, were on track to box late in January before the injuries Spence sustained in that accident and later the COVID-19 pandemic delayed their fight for 10 months.

Spence-Garcia will headline a four-fight FOX Sports Pay-Per-View show from the Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas ($74.99). The official weights for the Spence-Garcia undercard are listed below.

FOX Sports Pay-Per-View (9 p.m. EST; 6 p.m. PST)

Sebastian Fundora (15-0-1, 10 KOs), Coachella, California, 153.6 pounds vs. Habib Ahmed (27-1-1, 18 KOs, 1 NC), Accra, Ghana, 152.4 pounds, 12 rounds, junior middleweights.

Josesito Lopez (37-8, 20 KOs, 1 NC), Riverside, California, 146.2 pounds vs. Francisco Santana (25-8-1, 12 KOs), Santa Barbara, California, 147.8 pounds, Santa Barbara, California, 10 rounds, welterweights.

Eduardo Ramirez (23-2-3, 10 KOs, 1 NC), Los Mochis, Mexico, 125.2 pounds vs. Miguel Flores (24-3, 12 KOs), Houston, 125.4 pounds, 12 rounds, featherweights.

Non-televised undercard (5 p.m. EST; 2 p.m. PST)

Isaac Avelar (16-2, 10 KOs), Aguascalientes, Mexico, 126.8 pounds vs. Sakaria Lukas (23-0, 16 KOs), Windhoek, Namibia, 127.6 pounds, 10 rounds, junior lightweights.

Frank Martin (11-0, 8 KOs), Indianapolis, 138.6 pounds vs. Tyrone Luckey (12-12-4, 8 KOs), Galloway, New Jersey, 138.4 pounds, 8 rounds, junior welterweights.

Fernando Garcia (13-2, 8 KOs), Dallas, 122.4 pounds vs. Juan Tapia (9-3, 3 KOs), Brownsville, Texas, 123 pounds, 8 rounds, featherweights.

Burley Brooks (6-0, 5 KOs), Dallas, 170.4 pounds vs. Marco Delgado (6-1, 5 KOs), Turlock, California, 170.6 pounds, 6 rounds, light heavyweights.

Vito Mielnicki Jr. (6-0, 4 KOs), Roseland, New Jersey, 146.8 pounds vs. Steven Pulluaim (5-2, 1 KO), Riverside, Missouri, 144.8 pounds, 6 rounds, welterweights. 

Keith Idec is a senior writer/columnist for BoxingScene.com. He can be reached on Twitter @Idecboxing.

User Comments and Feedback
Comment by sugar ray lenrd on 12-05-2020

[QUOTE=champion4ever;20928509]I think Danny Garcia has his work cut out for him. He is not going to do damage to Spence by landing only single counters at a time because I don't think he punches hard enough at welter in order…

Comment by elfag on 12-05-2020

[QUOTE=El_Mero;20928312]190 b4 Porter fight? That aint healthy. Fighters should now be mandated to have same day weigh ins.[/QUOTE] 5'10'', 72" reach, this guy is atleast a jr middle if not middle. He dont even look fat inbetween fights, its not…

Comment by blowblow on 12-05-2020

danny looks bigger between the two.

Comment by Ray* on 12-05-2020

[QUOTE=Boxingfanatic75;20928682]Didnt perform as well? He won every single round. How the hell can you claim he didn’t perform as well? He shut all his critics up by purely boxing in which he was exceptional.[/QUOTE] Who did he shut up? Himself…

Comment by Corelone on 12-05-2020

Eating food through a straw will do that to you. Cream of potato was too thick.

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