Boxing

 
           === Garcia dominates Salido to grab featherweight belt ===
 
 New  York,  NY (Sports Network)  - Mikey  Garcia grabbed the WBO featherweight
 title  with an  eight-round technical  decision over  Orlando Salido  Saturday
 night at Madison Square Garden.
 
 Garcia  (31-0)  knocked down Salido  (39-12-2) four  times over the first four
 rounds  and won by scores of 79-69 on two of the scorecards and 79-70 from the
 other judge. The fight was stopped due to an accidental headbutt in the eighth
 round that broke the nose of Garcia.
 
 Gennady  Golovkin (25-0,  22 KOs) kept his WBA middlweight belt with a seventh
 round  technical knockout  of Gabriel Rosado (21-6). The bout was stopped with
 14 seconds left in the round.
 
 In  another championship fight, Roman Martinez (26-1-2) and Juan Carlos Burgos
 (30-1-1)  fought to  a 12-round draw. Burgos won 117-111 and Martinez gained a
 116-112  upperhand,  while the third judge  had it 114-114. The result allowed
 Martinez to keep his WBO junior lightweight title.
 
 
 01/20 00:52:29 ET

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