Danny Garcia vs Brandon Rios Quick Results – This Saturday night Showtime Boxing was in the Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, the main event featured former WBC world welterweight champion Danny Garcia returning to face Brandon Rios. For Garcia this is his first fight in 11 months and he is coming off the first loss of his career. Rios is a major underdog, In November of 2015 Rios took a loss to Timothy Bradley Jr and since then he has logged just one fight.
The main event of the evening saw Danny Garcia and Brandon Rios fighting for a future title shot, Garcia had the perfect foe in front of him in Rios, someone who would stand in front of him and engage but Bam Bam wasn’t here to be anybody’s pushover, sadly his effort was not enough, on round nine Garcia landed a right hook on Rios’ temple and sent him down in slow motion to the canvas, Brandon couldn’t get up giving the victory to Garcia and sent him right back into the welterweight world title picture.
Check out highlights and more details in this latest TBC report.
Saturday, February 17th, 2018 – Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV
147 LBS 12 RDS: Danny Garcia deg Brandon Rios via TKO RD 9th
168 LBS 12 RDS: David Benavidez def Ronald Gavril via UD (120-108,120-108,119-109 )
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