Mayweather, Garcia on Golden Boy Classics


Golden Boy Classics will showcase Floyd Mayweather Jr.‘s unanimous decision over Miguel Cotto, which took place last May, and Danny Garcia‘s split-decision victory over Kendall Holt from October of 2011, on Fox Deportes on Thursday, starting at 9:00 p.m.

The bouts will serve as a preview to Mayweather’s and Garcia’s co-headlining fights on Showtime Pay Per View on Sept. 14. Mayweather, THE RING’s No. 1 fighter, pound-for-pound, will challenge RING junior middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez in the main event on Sept. 14. The co-main features Garcia in defense of his RING, WBA and WBC junior welterweight belts against RING No. 1-rated Lucas Matthysse.

Fox Deportes will broadcast Garcia-Holt at 9:00 p.m.; Mayweather-Cotto at 10:00 p.m.



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