Golden Boy Boxing’s largest enchantment returns to the highlight on Saturday, July sixteenth at the Arena in Los Angeles. Lightweight contender Ryan Garcia (22-0, 18 KOs) makes his 2d look of 2022, this time in a unique a hundred and forty lbs combat towards Dominican veteran Javier Fortuna (37-3-1-2 NCs, 26 KOs).
Even notion Fortuna has set up himself as a problematic opponent and a fringe (if now no longer outright) pinnacle-10 light-weight, DraftKings Sportsbook nevertheless has Garcia as a large preferred in combat that became moved up a weight magnificence on the request of Fortuna’s team. There’s a loose stay flow of the prelims beginning at five PM ET/2 PM PT on the pinnacle of the page, accompanied with the aid of using DAZN’s broadcast of the four-combat primary card at eight PM ET/5 PM PT.
The primary occasion needs to begin at around eleven PM ET/eight PM PT however that relies upon how lengthy the undercard fights roll along. If you don’t have DAZN, PPV.com has this occasion for $34.ninety nine and also you get a loose month of DAZN together along with your purchase. After a 15-month layoff because of a damaged wrist and intellectual fitness issues, Garcia again in April whilst dropped and defeated Emmanuel Tagoe with the aid of using unanimous decision. Garcia and Fortuna had been imagined to combat in July 2021, however, the former pulled out because of his intellectual fitness. Fortuna, a former two-department global champion, stayed at the display and misplaced an again-and-forth contest to Jo Jo Diaz with the aid of using a unanimous decision.
The 32-year-vintage bounced again with a first-spherical knockout over Rafael Hernandez in February. Garcia has been in talks to make combat Isaac Cruz. But they did not pass everywhere and Garcia went again to Fortuna. A win towards Fortuna places him in function to reignite talks to make a bout with fellow light-weight big name Gervonta Davis.
“This became the combat I wanted, and now it’s time,” Garcia stated whilst the combat became announced. “I am so thankful to my friends, family, and especially my fanatics for or their support. I actually have in no way felt better, stronger, and greater motivated.
It’s time to silence all of the doubters, and it begins offevolved with Fortuna on July 16.” Main Card (eight PM ET, DAZN) Ryan Garcia def. Javier Fortuna with the aid of using KO at :27 of Round 6 Alexis Rocha def.
Luis Veron with the aid of using unanimous decision (ninety nine-91, 100-90, 100-90) Lamont Roach Jr. def. Angel Rodriguez with the aid of using a unanimous decision (116-112, 116-112, 117-111)
David Jimenez def. Ricardo Sandoval with the aid of using a majority decision (113-113, 114-112, 114-112)
Preliminary Card (five PM ET, Online) Oscar Collazo def. Victorio Saludar with the aid of using a unanimous decision (116-112, 116-112, 118-110)
Diego De La Hoya def. Enrique Bernache with the aid of using TKO at 2:fifty one of Round 4 Miguel Gaona def. Abdiel Padilla with the aid of using KO at 1:20 of Round 1