Burgos Weighs in at 129 lbs. / Garcia 129.2 lbs.
(Photo credit: Carlos Baeza/Thompson Boxing) ORANGE, Calif. (Jan. 24, 2014) – Two-time world title challenger and current No. 1 contender
Juan Carlos Burgos (30-1-2, 20 KOs) of Tijuana, Mexico looks to unseat undefeated WBO Junior Lightweight champion and 2013 Fighter of the Year nominee Mikey Garcia (33-0, 28 KOs) on Saturday, Jan. 25. The fight will be televised live from The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York, on HBO Boxing After Dark® beginning at 9:45 p.m. ET/PT.
The event is promoted by Top Rank, in association with Banner Promotions, Thompson Boxing Promotions, Gary Shaw Productions, Warriors Boxing Promotions, Madison Square Garden and Tecate.
Tickets priced at $200, $100, $50 and $25, are on sale now. Tickets can be purchased at the Madison Square Garden Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, Ticketmaster charge by phone (866-858-0008), and online at ticketmaster.com and thegarden.com.
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Weights from The Theater at Madison Square Garden
Juan Carlos Burgos – 129 lbs.
Mikey Garcia – 129.2 lbs.