Robert Easter Jr.: I Made Some Mistakes and Got Caught with a Shot.
Former IBF Lightweight World Champion Robert Easter Jr. (21-1-0, 14 KOs) challenged WBC Lightweight World Champion Mikey Garcia (39-0-0, 30 KOs) Saturday, July 28, with both titles on the line. The event, presented by Premier Boxing Champions, took place at The Staples Center in Los Angeles.
The four-division world champion Garcia – who was fighting in his native Southern California for the first time in seven years – won the match by unanimous decision, keeping his 135-pound title while also claiming Easter’s IBF lightweight belt.
In this segment, Easter Jr. talks to the media after the fight.
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