Haney vs Garcia Undercard Deets Here



Haney vs Garcia Undercard Deets Here

We are 17 days away from the Haney vs Garcia PPV and today we received word from lead promoter Golden Boy about the undercard of the scrap which will unfold at Barclays Center.

The main event features WBC Super Lightweight Champion Devin Haney (31-0, 15 KOs) against “King” Ryan Garcia (24-1, 20 KOs), who has been promoting the thing in interesting fashion.

The 12-round fight is presented by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Haney Promotions, KingRy Promotions, and Matchroom Boxing.

Haney Vs Garcia is April 20 in Brooklyn

The event will unspool at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Saturday, April 20, live worldwide on PPV.

Chief Support For Haney vs Garcia Undercard

Arnold Barboza Jr. (29-0, 11 KOs) of El Monte, Calif. is to face WBO Intercontinental Title titlist Sean McComb (18-1, 5 KOs), out of Ireland.

Barboza last time out earned  knockout victory January 2024 against Xolisani Ndongeni.

“Every training session and every trial and tribulation has paved the path for this moment,” said Arnold Barboza Jr in a GBP release. “I train like the challenger that I am but I fight like the Champion that I will become. Tune in April 20th on DAZN.”

“I’ve been waiting for this opportunity for a long time, and now it’s here, I plan to grab it with both hands.” said Sean McComb of Ireland. “Arnold is a great fighter – but so am I. It’s going to be a great fight. Thanks to Golden boy and my manager Lee Eaton for making it happen. April 20th I promise you’ll see the upset!”

Arnold Barboza Jr.

Previously with Top Rank, Arnold Barboza Jr. (R) hopes to to continue his progress at lightweight with Golden Boy Promotions. Photo: Mikey Williams/Top Rank Inc via Getty Images

Also on the undercard:

Bektemir “Bek” Melikuziev (13-1, 10 KOs) of Sholmbek, Uzbekistan defends his WBA Intercontinental Super Middleweight Title in a 10-round fight v Pierre Dibombe (22-0-1, 12 KOs) of Nantes, France.

Melikuziev last time out beat Alantez Fox via stoppage in October, and he is the No.10 super middleweight in the world according to ESPN’s divisional rankings.

Ramirez On Haney Vs Garcia Undercard in Brooklyn

WBA Interim Super Flyweight World Championship, John “Scrappy” Ramirez (13-0, 9 KOs) will battle Cartago, Costa Rica’s David “Medallita” Jimenez (15-1, 11 KOs).

Charles Conwell is growing impatient waiting to score a title fight - along with others in the 154 pound division.

Charles Conwell is ranked No 1 by the WBC

Opening the PPV is No.1-WBC ranked Charles “Bad News” Conwell (18-0, 13 KOs), making his Golden Boy debut.

He faces Nathaniel Gallimore (22-7-1, 17 KOs) of Des Plaines, Illinois in a 10-round super welterweight contest prior to Haney Vs Garcia.

Haney vs. Garcia is a 12-round fight for the WBC Super Lightweight World Championship that is presented by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Haney Promotions, KingRy Promotions, and Matchroom Boxing.

The Haney Vs Garcia event will take place on Saturday, April 20 on DAZN PPV live from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.

Founder/editor Michael Woods got addicted to boxing in 1990, when Buster Douglas shocked the world with his demolition of the then-impregnable Mike Tyson. The Brooklyn-based journalist has covered the sport since for ESPN The Magazine,, Bad Left Hook and RING. His journalism career started with NY Newsday in 1999. Michael Woods is also an accomplished blow by blow and color man, having done work for Top Rank, DiBella Entertainment, EPIX, and for Facebook Fightnight Live, since 2017.