The former world champion in two different weight classes Danny Garcia entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 33-1-0 (19 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.5 welterweight in the world but he comes off his first loss, suffered against current #1 Keith Thurman (Keith Thurman vs Danny Garcia). Before this bout, in 2016, he had beat Robert Guerrero (Garcia vs Guerrero) and Samuel Vargas (Garcia vs Vargas).
His opponent, the former Wba Lw champion Brandon Rios, has an official record of 34-3-1 (25 knockouts) and he entered as the No.27 in the same weight class. ‘Bam Bam’ lost to Timothy Bradley in 2015 (Bradley vs Rios) but he came back to win in 2017 against Aaron Herrera (Brandon Rios vs Aaron Herrera). Garcia vs Rios is the main event of the evening. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: welterweight (147 lbs, 66.7 kg)
Garcia’s next fight: Danny Garcia vs Shawn Porter
Rios’ next fight: Brandon Rios vs Ramon Alvarez
Garcia vs Rios full fight video: