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MIKEY GARCIA DEFEATS ADRIEN BRONER VIA UNANIMOUS DECISION

By Ben Thompson | July 29, 2017
MIKEY GARCIA DEFEATS ADRIEN BRONER VIA UNANIMOUS DECISION

Moments ago at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, lightweight champion Mikey Garcia kept his undefeated record intact, defeating multi-division former world champion Adrien Broner. Relive all the action in FightHype's round-by-round results.

ROUND 1

Both fighters come out cautious. Broner fires a jab. Quick 1-2 from Broner is blocked. Garcia stalks. Broner gets in a quick left hook. Broner circles. Jab lands for Broner. Jab to the stomach for Broner. Garcia pressing forward. Jab lands for Garcia. Jab lands for Broner. Jab lands for Garcia. Good left to the body lands for Garcia. Not much to choose from in that round. I give it to Broner just based on activity.

Broner 10 Garcia 9

ROUND 2

Broner clearly looking to stick and move in this fight. Jab lands for Broner and he dances away. Garcia gets in a jab. Left hook from Garcia is partially blocked. Broner gets in a quick left hook of his own. Garcia works him on the inside. Left to the body lands for Garcia. They trade jabs. Jab lands for Garcia. HARD right to the body lands for Garcia. 1-2 from Garcia. Round to Broner, but Garcia is closing the distance and starting to get off with his punches.

Broner 20 Garcia 18

ROUND 3

Broner jabs to the body. Left hook lands for Broner, but he eats a jab from Garcia. They trade jabs. Stiff jab lands for Garcia. Left hook and an uppercut lands for Garcia. Left hooklands for Garcia. Another BIG left hook lands for Garcia and Broner backs up. Right cross gets in for Garcia. Left to the body lands for Garcia followed by a jab. Garcia works him against the ropes; Broner smiles and shakes his head. Garcia throws a flurry. Round to Garcia.

Broner 29 Garcia 28

ROUND 4

They trade jabs. Short right lands for Garcia. Jab lands for Garcia, but he eats a good right from Broner. Jab lands for Garcia. Another. Good right lands for Broner. Left to the body lands for Garcia. Broner sticks the jab. Another left to the body for Garcia. Now a right. Right gets in for Broner. Garcia lands a left to the body and an uppercut. Left to the body and a right upstairs. Close one, but I give to Garcia for the flurry at the end.

Broner 38 Garcia 38

ROUND 5

Good left hook lands for Broner. Jab lands for Broner. Left hook lands for Garcia. Broner fires his jab downstairs and up. Good jab lands for Broner. Garcia blasts through the guard with a right. They trade jabs. Good left to the body and a right upstairs lands for Garcia. They trade jabs; Garcia's was cleaner. Good left lands for Broner. Jab and a right lands for Broner. Stiff jab lands for Broner. Garcia lands a hard right to the body. STIFF left lands for Garcia and Broner's head flies back. Looping right gets in for Garcia. Solid uppercut lands for Broner right at the bell. Close round, but I give it to Garcia for landing the more telling shots.

Broner 47 Garcia 48

ROUND 6

Jab lands for Broner. Broner presses forward. Left hook lands for Garcia. STIFF jab lands for Garcia. Broner fires his jab to the body. Garcia unloads against the ropes, but Broner blocks it all. 1-2 gets in for Garcia. Left to the body lands for Garcia. Broner lands a ajb. Right lands for Garcia. Quick uppercut sneaks in for Broner. 1-2 from Garcia. Right to the body lands for Garcia. Round to Garcia.

Broner 56 Garcia 58

ROUND 7

Right land for Broner. 1-2 from Broner. Broner fires his jab and circles away. Garcia walking him down. Jab to the body for Broner. Garcia digs a right to the body. Right upstairs lands for Garcia. They trade jabs. They wrestle on the inside. Right from Garcia is patially blocked. Broner lands a jab. Right lands for Broner upstairs. Solid right lands for Garcia right at the bell. Round to Broner, but Garcia might have stole with the flurry at the end.

Broner 66 Garcia 67

ROUND 8

Broner jabs. Garcia taunts him as he walks him down and lands a big right. Jab lands for Broner. Garcia really pressing the issue as he backs Broner up to the ropes. Garcia digs to the body. Broner covers up against the ropes. Garcia unloads a flurry. Jab lands for Broner. HARD right to the body lands for Garcia. Forearm and a right lands for Broner. Left to the body lands for Broner. Round to Garcia.

Broner 75 Garcia 77

ROUND 9

Quick 1-2 from Broner. Right lands for Broner. Garcia gets in an uppercut. Jab lands for Broner. They trade jabs. Another uppercut lands for Garcia. Broner lands some hard shots to the body. Garcia answers with a right upstairs. Looping right lands for Garcia. HARD left hook lands for Broner. Round to Garcia.

Broner 84 Garcia 87

ROUND 10

They trade jabs. Garcia fires his jab and a right, but it's blocked. Broner presses forward and lands a jab. HARD jab lands for Broner. Garcia gets in a right. Looping right gets in for Garcia. Right to the body lands for Garcia. Jab lands for Garcia. Broner just walking forward with a high guard. They trade left hooks. right lands for Broner. They trade against the ropes. Left and a right lands for Garcia. Jab lands for Garcia. They trade in the center of the ring. Round to Garcia.

Broner 93 Garcia 97

ROUND 11

Broner really pressing forward as if he knows he's behind on the cards. Jab lands for Broner. They trade jabs. Quick right lands for Broner. Jab lands for Broner. Again. Right lands for Garcia. Another right gets in for Garcia. Jab and a right blasts through the guard for Garcia. Looping right lands for Garcia. Broner lands a jab. Garcia outworking him right now. They wrestle on the inside. Looping right lands for Broner. Round to Garcia.

Broner 102 Garcia 107

ROUND 12

They trade jabs. Right to the body lans for Garcia. Double jab from Garcia. Broner walking him down. Broner digs some hard shots to the body. Left upstairs lands for Broner. Garcia fires back. Broner digs a left to the body. Good right gets in for Broner. HARD left hook lands for Broner. Garcia fires back with a right. Jab lands for Broner. They trade. Good left hook lands for Broner. they trade. Another left hook lands for Broner. Round to Broner.

Broner 112 Garcia 116

Official judges scorecards: 117-111, 116-112, 116-112

THE WINNER VIA UNANIMOUS DECISION...MIKEY GARCIA



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