Barclays Center, Brooklyn - In a WBC welterweight eliminator, Danny Garcia (36-2, 21 KOs) won a twelve round unanimous decision over Ivan Redkach (23-5-1, 18 KOs). The scores were 118-110, 117-111, 117-111. (photos by Amanda Westcott)
Garcia was landing the harder and more accurate punches in the first round. More of the same in the second. Redkach's landed punches were mostly to the body. Garcia was closing the gap and starting to land more often in the third.
Garcia was starting to connect far more often in the fourth. Redkach was trying to time Garcia when they would trade during the fifth. Garcia was still landing well and starting to break Redkach down.
More pressure and punches from Garcia in the sixth. The action slowed down a bit in the seventh, with Garcia still in full control. A cut opened up above the left eye of Redkach. Garcia was starting to shoot hard combinations in the eighth.
Garcia was unloading with punches in the ninth. Redkach was doing his best to fire back and missing most. Redkach was doing better in the tenth, as he was mostly targeting Garcia's body. Slower pace in the eleventh, with Garcia outboxing Redkach. Redkach was still trying his best in the twelfth, but not enough shots to change the outcome of the fight.