If you are a young prospect and can get by the gritty Javier Gallo, the boxing world should keep an eye on you. Another fighter was able to do that on Saturday night, but had to pay a price in the process.
Super bantamweight Ruben Garcia won a hard-fought six round unanimous decision over Gallo before a vocal crowd at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, north of San Diego, Calif. The six-bout "Battle off the Saddle" card was a special edition of the "Ringside at Del Mar series," which was co-promoted by A & T Promotions, Paco Presents, and Marron Productions. Fight fans arrived for live boxing or attended the racetrack for live horse-racing, which began at 2 p.m. on Saturday afternoon. Continue