Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/21/12
Boxing returned to Brooklyn in triumphant fashion with four world title fights capped off by Danny Garcia’s (25-0, 16 KO’s) fourth round knockout of Erik Morales (52-9, 36 KO’s) to defend his Unified Super Lightweight World Championship in front of more than 11,000 fans at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Saturday night. Garcia was in command from the first round as he pounded Morales with punishing body shots. The bout was stopped at the 1:23 mark of the fourth round when the 24-year-old Garcia sent the veteran Morales crashing into the ropes with a perfectly timed left hook. Garcia vs. Morales II Photos Fight Recap Video “That left hook, I got that from my mom,” said a jubilant Garcia after the fight. “Her side of the family is all left handed.” The 36 year old Morales was dejected and humble after the fight. He graciously accepted the loss and said (through a translator), “Time goes by. This is a sign that the end is near.” “He’s a crafty veteran,” said Ga
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