Garcia vs. Barros
Weigh-In Results from Las Vegas
Vanes Martirosyan 153 vs. Erislandy Lara 153.5
Mikey Garcia 128.5 vs. Jonathan Victor Barros 128.5
Jesse Magdaleno 123 vs. Jose Silveira 121
Jesse Hart 167.5 vs. Josh Myers 165
Terence Crawford 136.5 vs. Sidney Siqueira 137.5 Continue reading
By Joseph Herron: Since turning pro at age 18, Oxnard, California based fighter Miguel “Mikey” Garcia (29-0, 25 KOs) has been cultivating his pugilistic skills for the single crowning achievement of becoming the Featherweight Champion of the World.
From the time Mr. Garcia made the fateful decision to become a prizefighter, the 24 year old boxer/puncher has been perfect; racking up an impressive record of 29 victories, no losses, and 25 wins coming by way of knock-out.
This Saturday night, at the Wynn Las Vegas, the talented young fighter will be gracing the airwaves of HBO once again in the co-main event of the evening, as he takes on tough Argentine Featherweight Jonathan Victor Barros (34-3-1, 18 KOs).
Although Mikey is currently fighting in an era in which network dates have become a more scarce and coveted commodity than any sanctioning body’s world title strap, the top ranked Featherweight claims that his ultimate goal will perpetually be to win a universally recognized world title. Continue reading