By Jerome "X-MaN" Winston
On HBO Jan 19th in New York at the Madison Square Garden Orland Salido 39-11-2 (27 KOs) will step in the ring as the main event with undefeated Mikey Garcia 30-0-0 (26 KOs) for the WBO Featherweight title. Mikey Garcia who just came off of a 8th round knock out win over 34-3-1 Jonathan Victor Barros on November 10th of this year. Will have a tough challenge in a hard hitting Featherweight veteran champion who's last 5 fights since loosing to Yuriorkis gamboa by unanimous decision in September in 2010, have been by way of knock out. Orlando Salido's latest undefeated fighter on his record was a rising superstar in the sport by the name of Juan Manuel Lopez who was 30-0-0 at the time with a total of 27 knock outs, Orlando Salido made light work of Juan Manuel Lopez winning by TKO in 2011 and 2012! This will be a true test for Mikey Garcia and an exciting fight to see on HBO!
Also on this exciting bout we have an interesting under card featuring undefeated rising middleweight star (GGG) Gennady Golvkin 24(21)-0-0 facing off against Gabriel Rosado 21(13)-5(1)-0 . Rocky Martinez vs Juan Carlos Buros for the super featherweight title.This is sure to be a great night of boxing on HBO!