Ryan Garcia Fight Results: Garcia Defeats Duarte by Knockout in Round 8
Boxer Ryan Garcia bounced back with an eighth-round knockout of Oscar Duarte in Houston, Texas, after his career's only defeat.
Rising star Ryan Garcia has made a triumphant return to the boxing ring after his previous defeat. In a thrilling match against Mexico's Oscar Duarte, Garcia scored an eighth-round knockout victory in their DAZN main event at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas.
Garcia's use of his jab, under the guidance of Derrick James, the 2022 Trainer of the Year, proved to be a game-changer as he successfully kept Duarte at bay. Despite a minor setback in the second round, Garcia maintained his composure and outboxed Duarte for the remainder of the match.
The fight intensified in the later rounds, with Duarte resorting to dirty tactics and Garcia demonstrating his resilience and strategic prowess. The match came to a dramatic close in the eighth round when Garcia delivered a powerful counter left hook that sent Duarte to the canvas, ultimately leading to Garcia's victory.
In addition to Garcia's impressive performance, other notable victories were achieved in the undercard matches. Floyd Schofield Jr. secured a dominant win against Ricardo Lopez, while Shane Mosley Jr. and Darius Fulghum also emerged victorious in their respective bouts.
Garcia's remarkable comeback has undoubtedly reignited excitement in the boxing world, and fans eagerly await his future matches and the next steps in his career. With his recent win, Garcia has proven himself as a force to be reckoned with, and it will be intriguing to see what lies ahead for this talented young fighter.