Ryan Garcia knocks out Javier Fortuna and hopes Gervonta Davis to follow.
California's Crypto.com Arena, Los Angeles - Ryan Garcia (23-0, 19 KOs) knocked out former world champion Javier Fortuna (37-4-1, 26 KOs) in the sixth round of their junior welterweight fight.
Garcia dominated the opening three rounds before dropping Fortuna with a well timed body shot in the fourth.
Garcia put on another impressive performance on Saturday night, defeating Fortuna with three knockdowns to secure the victory. After winning, he immediately turned to the microphone to criticize his longtime rival. "100%, I felt significantly better, "When asked about his five-pound weight gain, Garcia responded. "I'm not dropping back down to 135 for nothing, but Tank [Davis] will be my next opponent.
In the sixth round, Ryan Garcia uses a two-punch combination that began with a straight right hand and ended with a left hook to submit Javier Fortuna. 27 seconds into the round, Fortuna spits out his mouthpiece, and referee Jerry Cantu stops the bout.
In the fourth, fifth, and sixth rounds of the fight, Garcia submitted Fortuna.
Garcia used his quickness and power to get the fight into high gear after it got off to a relatively sluggish and lethargic start in order to achieve the statement knockout he was going for.
Brilliant right hands came together to set up the move. The Dominican boxer's mouthpiece came loose, and it took him some time to get it back in. Fortuna tried to reel off the survival mode for the remainder of the round.
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