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01.04.2020 | 5:12 PM ET

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Garcia vs. Fonseca
  • Friday 02.14.2020 at 05:30 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: DAZN
  • Promotion: Golden Boy Promotions
  • Ownership: Oscar De La Hoya
  • Venue: Honda Center
  • Location: Anaheim, California, United States
  • Enclosure: Ring
  • TV Announcers: Todd Grisham, Sergio Mora, Chris Maddox
  • Ring Announcer: Joe Martinez
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Chris Maddox
  • Matchmaker: Javier Razo
  • Boxing Bouts: 8
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Bout   Info
(Boxing)   Ryan Garcia   defeats   Francisco Fonseca   via KO/TKO   1:20 Round 1 of 12 Bout Page
(Boxing)   Jorge Linares   defeats   Carlos Morales   via KO/TKO   2:09 Round 4/12, 11:09 Total Bout Page
(Boxing)   Blair Cobbs   defeats   Samuel Kotey Neequaye   via Decision, Split   10 Rounds, 30:00 Total Bout Page
(Boxing)   Alexis Rocha   defeats   Brad Solomon   via Decision, Unanimous   10 Rounds, 30:00 Total Bout Page
(Boxing)   Tenochtitlan Nava   defeats   Anthony Casillas   via Decision, Unanimous   6 Rounds, 18:00 Total Bout Page
(Boxing)   Evan Anthony Sanchez   defeats   Daniel Evangelista Jr.   via KO/TKO   1:52 Round 2 of 6, 4:52 Total Bout Page
(Boxing)   Alejandro Reyes   defeats   Nelson Colon   via Decision, Unanimous   4 Rounds, 12:00 Total Bout Page
(Boxing)   Bektemir Melikuziev   defeats   Oscar Cortes   via KO/TKO   2:05 Round 1 of 10 Bout Page

Responses

Ribz
2020.01.04 5:18 PM ET

bout announced

Ryan Garcia vs. Francisco Fonseca
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20200204 030858
2020.01.04 5:19 PM ET

bout announced

Oscar Negrete vs. Alberto Ezequiel Melian
20200207 012319
20200104 222519
2020.01.04 5:19 PM ET

bout announced

Blair Cobbs vs. Joey Tiberi Jr
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2020.01.14 8:49 AM ET

bout announced

Carlos Morales vs. Jorge Linares
20191231 151258
20200104 222519
2020.01.15 3:06 PM ET

bout announced

Blair Cobbs vs. Samuel Kotey Neequaye
20200210 083408
20200104 222519
2020.01.19 11:50 PM ET

bout status update

Cobbs vs. Tiberi Jr Changed from Confirmed to Cancelled
20200104 222926
20191210 155454
2020.02.02 7:13 PM ET

bout announced

Alexis Rocha vs. Brad Solomon
20191213 210008
20200204 030858
2020.02.02 7:14 PM ET

bout status update

Negrete vs. Melian Changed from Confirmed to Cancelled
20200207 012319
20200210 065712
2020.02.02 7:15 PM ET

bout announced

Marco Antonio Periban vs. Bektemir Melikuziev
20191210 154136
20200210 070058
2020.02.02 7:16 PM ET

bout announced

Tenochtitlan Nava vs. Anthony Casillas
20200210 070404
20200203 103016
2020.02.02 7:22 PM ET

bout announced

Leonardo Baez vs. Moises Flores
20200207 012257
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02.06.2020 | 8:18 PM ET

Prediction Comments

Predictions: 8 of 8 Winners, 1 Perfect, 470 Points   |   Tied for 14th with 1 other

Morales vs. Linares
Carlos Morales, TKO, R4
Golden Boy is trying to set up Linares as the next opponent for Ryan Garcia if they both win. Sounds good but Linares is always at risk of getting clipped and sparked out cold! It's happened enough times now for me to think it happens again, I mean fighters chins don't get stronger with age!!!

Periban vs. Melikuziev
Bektemir Melikuziev, TKO, R1
The Bek Bully is a BEAST!!!!!! World Champion by fight 10, maybe even by fight 5 or 6!

"Let me BANG BRO!""

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02.06.2020 | 9:56 PM ET

Predictions: 6 of 7 Winners, 2 Perfect, 365 Points   |   44th Place

I expect Garcia to make quick work of Fonseca. The Lightweight Divison is shaping up to be one of the best in all of boxing.

"Full Tilt Full Time "

Golden boy logo
2020.02.09 1:27 PM ET

event start time updated

From Friday, February 14 at 9:00pm ET to Friday, February 14 at 5:00pm ET
Mikey1903
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02.10.2020 | 4:59 AM ET

Prediction Comments

Predictions: 8 of 8 Winners, 1 Perfect, 470 Points   |   Tied for 14th with 1 other

Nava vs. Casillas
Tenochtitlan Nava, DEC
People sleeping on the T Dog!!!??? Not me!

"Let me BANG BRO!""

20200212 163201
2020.02.11 4:00 AM ET

bout announced

Evan Anthony Sanchez vs. Daniel Evangelista Jr.
20200212 163957
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2020.02.11 4:00 AM ET

bout announced

Nelson Colon vs. Alejandro Reyes
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02.13.2020 | 3:37 AM ET

Prediction Comments

Predictions: 7 of 8 Winners, 1 Perfect, 420 Points   |   Tied for 32nd with 1 other

Garcia vs. Fonseca
Ryan Garcia, DEC
I know, I know... Alotta ppl are still unsure about Ryan Garcia. Could be his age, he's only 21½ years old now and how young he was when he first got signed after finalizing a pretty solid 215-15 amateur record. Maybe he's yet to meet the high expectations ppl have set for him, I dunno. But to me, IMO.... The kid is good. He's only gonna get better. I wish he had a few more fights yet after this one, to make that World Title attempt. (I mean a legit World Title. Not a WBC Silver belt. Like the 100%, full real deal belt.) But I think De La Hoya is gonna push for the title shot "if" he beats Fonseca. Which like I said, I don't think he's ready. Loma isn't even a thought. Even Teofimo Lopez or Gervonta Davis would absolutely ******* murder Ryan Garcia. I say match Garcia up with Devin Haney for the 50th time, but 1st as a Pro. He's just not ready for the top 3 Lightweight Champs. But I could be sorely mistaken. I believe I said the same things last time about Ryan Garcia, and he went & matched up with arguably his toughest & most experienced opponent in 21-1, Romero Duno. It was his 1st 12 round fight, and Garcia goes out & demolishes Duno in 1 Round. One ******* round. I don't see that happening again, but I do see Garcia getting Fonseca outta there, from accumulated damage. Fonseca has ONLY been stopped by Gervonta Davis, and I'm about certain Ryan Garcia doesn't hit as hard as him. So I'm thinking somewhere in the 2nd half of the fight. Somewhere from R6 on.

Morales vs. Linares
Jorge Linares, DEC
Look. This is probably a reeeaally badd idea to take Linares here. He's not THAT old, been in terms of damage accumulated, or what I like to refer to as "Combat Age", Jorge Linares is nearing the end. He's only lost twice in recent fights, but he's been finished off all 5x he's lost. And he's hit the deck in a few fights that he ended up winning. He spent a looong time, fighting the best guys. And we're talking 50+ fights. And even considering the chin that Linares' possesses, it's been cracked 5x. I'm thinking that Linares CAN STILL COMPETE as long as he's not facing off with a heavy handed puncher. And Morales is not a heavy puncher. Linares by Decision. It's a risky bet. Actually reeeaally surprised by 91% backing Linares. Thought I'd be with a fairly small group.

Cobbs vs. Neequaye
Blair Cobbs, DEC
Holey ******* inactivity maaaan.... Samuel Kotey Neequaye has ONLY had 2 fights in pretty much 5 years (March 2015). Annnd his last quality win, was all the way back in 2013. Cobbs can & probably should take advantage of that. If he goes at him early, it could really disrupt Neequaye. And at the same time, if Cobbs can drag him into deeper waters, rounds 8, 9, 10 could be absolutely brutal for Neequaye. Either way. That inactivity is something that is gonna be difficult to overcome.

"Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear them speak."

Golden boy logo
2020.02.14 4:56 AM ET

event start time updated

From Friday, February 14 at 5:00pm ET to Friday, February 14 at 5:30pm ET
20191210 154136
2020.02.14 4:56 AM ET

bout announced

Bektemir Melikuziev vs. Oscar Cortes
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20200210 065712
2020.02.14 5:49 AM ET

bout status update

Periban vs. Melikuziev Changed from Confirmed to Cancelled
20191210 154136
20191210 154136
2020.02.14 9:21 PM ET

bout result

Bektemir Melikuziev defeats Oscar Cortes via KO/TKO at 2:05 of Round 1
20200121 024550
20191210 154136
2020.02.14 9:21 PM ET

weigh-in result

Bektemir Melikuziev: 167.0 lbs (75.7 kgs)
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2020.02.14 9:22 PM ET

bout result

Alejandro Reyes defeats Nelson Colon via 4 Round Decision
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2020.02.14 9:22 PM ET

weigh-in result

Nelson Colon: 133.0 lbs (60.3 kgs)
Dark on light 67x67
2020.02.14 9:22 PM ET

weigh-in result

Alejandro Reyes: 134.0 lbs (60.8 kgs)
20200212 163201
2020.02.14 9:23 PM ET

bout result

Evan Anthony Sanchez defeats Daniel Evangelista Jr. via KO/TKO at 1:52 of Round 2
20200212 163957
20200212 163201
2020.02.14 9:23 PM ET

weigh-in result

Evan Anthony Sanchez: 146.0 lbs (66.2 kgs)
20200212 163957
2020.02.14 9:23 PM ET

weigh-in result

Daniel Evangelista Jr.: 146.0 lbs (66.2 kgs)
20200210 070058
2020.02.14 9:24 PM ET

bout result

Tenochtitlan Nava defeats Anthony Casillas via 6 Round Decision
20200210 070404
20200210 070058
2020.02.14 9:24 PM ET

weigh-in result

Tenochtitlan Nava: 126.0 lbs (57.2 kgs)
20200210 070404
2020.02.14 9:24 PM ET

weigh-in result

Anthony Casillas: 122.0 lbs (55.3 kgs)
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2020.02.14 9:56 PM ET

bout result

Blair Cobbs defeats Samuel Kotey Neequaye via 10 Round Decision
20200210 083408
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2020.02.14 9:56 PM ET

weigh-in result

Blair Cobbs: 145.8 lbs (66.1 kgs)
20200210 083408
2020.02.14 9:56 PM ET

weigh-in result

Samuel Kotey Neequaye: 146.3 lbs (66.3 kgs)
20191210 155454
2020.02.14 9:56 PM ET

weigh-in result

Alexis Rocha: 146.5 lbs (66.5 kgs)
20191213 210008
2020.02.14 9:56 PM ET

weigh-in result

Brad Solomon: 147.0 lbs (66.7 kgs)
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2020.02.14 9:57 PM ET

weigh-in result

Carlos Morales: 135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs)
20191231 151258
2020.02.14 9:57 PM ET

weigh-in result

Jorge Linares: 134.8 lbs (61.1 kgs)
Ribz
2020.02.14 9:57 PM ET

weigh-in result

Ryan Garcia: 134.8 lbs (61.1 kgs)
20191113 005515
2020.02.14 9:57 PM ET

weigh-in result

Francisco Fonseca: 134.8 lbs (61.1 kgs)
20191210 155454
2020.02.14 11:00 PM ET

bout result

Alexis Rocha defeats Brad Solomon via 10 Round Decision
20191213 210008
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2020.02.14 11:30 PM ET

bout result

Jorge Linares defeats Carlos Morales via KO/TKO at 2:09 of Round 4
20191231 151258
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02.15.2020 | 12:00 AM ET

Damn!! Garcia stopped it up and got three beautiful KO

"“Never argue with an idiot; they will just bring you down to their level and beat you with experience”"

Ribz
2020.02.15 12:00 AM ET

bout result

Ryan Garcia defeats Francisco Fonseca via KO/TKO at 1:20 of Round 1
20191113 005515
Mikey1903
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02.15.2020 | 12:03 AM ET

Predictions: 8 of 8 Winners, 1 Perfect, 470 Points   |   Tied for 14th with 1 other

??? Stopped it up and got 3??? What???!!! Ha

Damn!  Garcia just made a statement!!!! 1 minute,,, 1 round!! Flattened him!!!

Linares looked great too. Set that fight up!!!

"Let me BANG BRO!""

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02.15.2020 | 4:58 AM ET

Predictions: 1 of 1 Winners, 0 Perfect, 50 Points   |   79th Place

Garcia is the future of Boxin', this kid is Slick Rick, Fancy Pants, The Dancing Man (boy?)

* Edited at 02.15.2020, 5:00 AM ET *

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