The undefeated 20-year-old Ryan Garcia entered this fight with a perfect record of 17-0-0 (14 KOs=82%) and he is ranked as the No.35 lightweight in the world. He fought four times last year winning over Fernando Vargas, Jayson Velez (Ryan Garcia vs Jayson Velez), Carlos Morales (Ryan Garcia vs Carlos Morales) and Braulio Rodriguez (Ryan Garcia vs Braulio Rodriguez).
His opponent, Jose Lopez, has a boxing record of 20-3-1 (14 knockouts) and he entered as the No.117 super featherweight but he lost two out of his last three fights, against Avery Sparrow and Jonathan Oquendo; between these two bouts he beat Miguel Angel Gonzalez. Garcia vs Lopez is the main event of the evening. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, California, USA
Division: lightweight (135 lbs, 61.2 kg)
Garcia’s previous fight: Ryan Garcia vs Braulio Rodriguez
Garcia’s next fight: Ryan Garcia vs Romero Duno
Garcia vs Lopez full fight video:
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