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Mikey Garcia Planning To Move Up To Lightweight

By Salvador Rodriguez

WBO super featherweight champion Mikey Garcia (34-0, 28KOs) is planning to move up in weight to the lightweight division. Garcia is still involved in a legal tussle with promotional firm Top Rank. Garcia claims that his promotional contract expired and Top Rank believes they still have him under contract.

Garcia last fought on January 25th in New York City, when he won a twelve round unanimous decision over challenger Juan Carlos Burgos.
 
"I have no date yet. I'm like everyone else, waiting for a date and an opponent, [waiting] to see what Top Rank says. Right now there has been nothing," Garcia siad.

"I was waiting for a unification with Takashi Miura (WBC) or Takashi Uchiyama (WBA), but there was nothing [from Top Rank], so I'm going to look for more challenges at 135-pounds."

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by TheUglyness on 08-08-2014

[QUOTE=BendOver;14836835]Chances are that Gamboa will land first and often on mikeys, I like Gamboa if the fight is at 126-130, it took 9 rounds and the ref to stop the fight from a 150+ world class fighter, and Gamboa hurt…

Comment by BendOver on 08-08-2014

[QUOTE=Bardock;14836435]From Gamboa's people own mouths "rios is too big and too much of a threat" So arent you basically doing the same shiet? you're using abrils name in victory for Gamboas blatant and self admitted duck of Rios. Well you're…

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Comment by BendOver on 08-08-2014

[QUOTE=TheUglyness;14836344]I've known of him since early last year when he fought Prescott and have watched some earlier fights of him since then. I don't think anyone really thinks of him as a huge puncher. I'm not neglecting that at all.…

Comment by Realboxingfan1 on 08-08-2014

[QUOTE=.:: JSFD26 ::.;14836183]Yet mods do nothing about it and claim that the Cubans are the racist ones.[/QUOTE] Look at this wannabe acting like a lil girl:bottle::banana::banana:

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