Undefeated Lightweight Golden Garcia in Action on Friday Night in Ontario, California

Golden Garcia to battle Hector Garcia

PHILADELPHIA  – October 18, 2019 – Undefeated lightweight Golden Garcia will be in action tonight when he takes on Hector Garcia in a 6-round bout at The Doubletree on Ontario, California.

Golden Garcia has a record of 11-0-1 with 6 knockouts, and he will be making his American debut.

The 31 year-old native of Montreal, Canada has a win over Oscar Mejia (10-2-1). In his last bout, Garcia stopped 47-fight veteran Adalberto Borquez on March 24, 2018.

“Camp went great.  I was finally able to train twice a day for a full camp.  This was the best camp that I have had,” said Golden Garcia.

“I am excited to get back in there, and do what I do best.”

Despite not knowing much about his opponent, Golden Garcia is very confident in Friday night’s outcome.
“I have not seen much on him.  I just met him in the hotel, but I am ready for whatever he brings.  I think this is a huge opportunity for me, and I am ready to show everybody what I can do.  This fight will lead to bigger and better fights.  I just want everybody to know that I am back, so don’t blink and anything can happen.”

Golden Garcia weighed 135 lbs. at Thursday’s weigh-in.  Hector Garcia was 135.2 lbs.

The fight will be streamed live on the Banner Promotions Facebook page. Beto Duran will handle blow-by-blow duties, while Doug Fischer provides expert, color commentary.

The livestream starts at 8:00 p.m. PT / 11:00 p.m. ET.

Garcia is a five-year veteran of the professional ranks and is promoted by Banner Promotions.

Golden is co-managed and co-trained by Otis and Howard Grant.

Photo by: Carlos Rivera / Thompson Boxing

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