Originally written on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 8/30/14
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DALLAS -- Some might have thought Mikey Garcia didn't have much to fight for in Saturday night's main event with Juan Manuel Lopez. But that didn't stop the unbeaten Oxnard, California native from sending Lopez packing in short order before a live television audience on HBO. Garcia (32-0, 27 KOs) was forced to vacate the WBO Featherweight Title at Friday's weigh-in when he didn't make weight. Lopez (33-3) could have captured the belt by winning Saturday's main event outright, but almost from the opening bell, it was clear that the Puerto Rican fighter was more than a bit overmatched in downtown Dallas. After winning the opening round, Garcia began imposing his will on Lopez in the second, knocking his opponent down midway through the round with a strong one-two featuring his jab and a hook to the face of Lopez. The California native delivered another strong performance in the third, setting the stage for an impressive final display midway through the fourth. That was when Garcia ...
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