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NEW YORK CITY -- Steve Zemach is ringside in Madison Square Garden, covering the off-TV undercard for Saturday's HBO show headlined by Orlando Salido vs. Miguel Angel Garcia. Results for that fight plus Gennady Golovkin vs. Gabriel Rosado and Roman Martinez vs. Juan Carlos Burgos will come in a subsequent post. Read here for what happened in the fights featuring Felix Verdejo, Glen Tapia, Sean Monaghan and others...
A four round bout between super middleweights Steven Tyner (3-10-2, 2 KOs) and Ronald Ellis (7-0, 5 KOs) opened the night at the theater in Madison Square Garden.
The 1st round started slow and nether men landed any punches of note. To start the 2nd Ellis landed an onslaught of punches that backed Tyner off. It appeared Ellis was thriving towards his 6th career stoppage before suddenly backing off and letting the 2nd round come to an end.
A left hook rocked Tyner to open the 3rd, but with roughly a minute remaining in the round Tyner gave Ell...
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Enough foreplay. January's ESPN2 Friday Night Fights and Showtime ShoBox cards have been all well and good, but the first "down to business"-style boxing event of 2013 is upon us Saturday on HBO. As the main event was rescheduled from late 2012 after one of the combatants suffered a training injury, it christens the New Year quite by accident.
That main event, Orlando...
Mikey Garcia won a unanimous decision over Orlando Salido to take the WBO world featherweight title Saturday night.
The fight was stopped after the eighth round when an accidental headbutt by Salido broke Garcia's nose near the end of the round. Garcia won by scores of 79-70, 79-69 and 79-69.
Even before the accidental head butt, Garcia (31-0) was dominating the fight, having...
Mikey Garcia took home a technical Unanimous Decision over Orlando Salido on Saturday night in the HBO-televised main event from Madison Square Garden in New York City, capturing the WBO Featherweight title for his efforts.
It was an absolutely dominant performance for Garcia, who knocked Salido down four times in the encounter. Two knockdowns came in the first round, each from a...
Orlando Salido vs. Mikey Garcia weigh-in results
The official weigh-ins for Saturday's HBO tripleheader were held today, with all of the combatants for the three main bouts stepping on the scales: Orlando Salido vs. Mikey Garcia, Gennady Golovkin vs. Gabriel Rosado, and Roman Martinez vs. Juan Carlos Burgos. Right here, you can view a collection of weigh-in photos for the event...