Photos/Weights: Garcia vs Smith, Brunson vs De La Rosa

By Reynaldo Sanchez

Junior Middleweights Roberto “La Amenaza” Garcia (30-3, 21 KOs) and “The Truth” Antwone Smith (21-3-1, 12 KOs) will meet in the 10-round main event on ESPN’s Friday Night Fights presented by Corona Extra March 23. Friday’s show will air at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2 HD, ESPN Deportes, and ESPN3 from Pharr, Texas. The card is presented by Warriors Boxing.

Friday’s co-feature will pit Junior Welterweights “King” James De La Rosa (20-1, 12 KOs) against Tyrone “Young Guns” Brunson (21-1-1, 20 KOs). Texas’ De La Rosa, younger brother of Juan De La Rosa of The Contender, will look to rebound after a 10-round unanimous decision loss to Allen Conyers. Brunson of Philadelphia will also look to rebound, after a third-round TKO loss to Carson Jones.


Roberto Garcia 154 pounds

Antwone Smith 154 pounds

James De La Rosa 155 pounds

Tyrone Brunson 154 1/2 pounds

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by boxing maniac on 03-23-2012

i'll be watching hope it don't get to annoying

Comment by mrmojorisin1 on 03-22-2012

should be good fights but sometimes smith's barking can be annoying

Comment by boxing maniac on 03-22-2012

[QUOTE=New England;11919204]christ, brunson has not fought since '09 checking his record (when he lost to carson jones) i wonder what these guys do for money i have not even heard of him being used as a sparring partner.[/QUOTE] idk but…

Comment by New England on 03-22-2012

christ, brunson has not fought since '09 checking his record (when he lost to carson jones) i wonder what these guys do for money i have not even heard of him being used as a sparring partner.

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