Ryan Garcia is under enormous pressure to deliver a knockout performance tonight against Javier Fortuna.
The 23-year-old has long been considered a future world champion and a potential superstar but needs to win and win well in his second fight of 2022.
Garcia returned to the ring three months ago, after over a year out, coasting to a points victory over Emmanuel Tagoe signalling a winning start to life with his new trainer Joe Goossen.
Lightweight Garcia weighed in at the contracted 140lbs (Super-Lightweight) for the fight against former Super-Featherweight champion Fortuna who hit the scales at 139.8lbs.
How Can I Watch Ryan Garcia vs Javier Fortuna?
The event will be broadcast globally on the DAZN app.
DAZN costs $19.99 a month in the US and £7.99 a month in the UK. You can sign up for subscription here.
Where is Ryan Garcia vs Javier Fortuna?
The fight takes place at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles, US.
What time is Ryan Garcia vs Javier Fortuna?
Ryan Garcia vs Javier Fortuna takes place on Saturday, July 16th.
The main card is set to begin at 8pm ET for US viewers and 1am UK time. Main event ring walks are scheduled for 11pm ET in the US time which is 4am for UK fans.
All times are subject to change.
Ryan Garcia vs Javier Fortuna undercard
- Lamont Roach vs Angel Rodriguez – Super Featherweight
- Ricardo Rafael Sandoval vs David Jimenez – Flyweight
- Oscar Collazo vs Victorio Saludar – Minimumweight
- Alexis Rocha vs Luis Alberto Veron – Vacant WBO NABO Welterweight title
- Lawrence King vs Edgar Valenzuela – Super Middleweight
- Miguel Gaona vs Abdiel Padilla – Lightweight