Boxer Mikey Garcia won the WBC diamond belt

Former world champion in four weight categories American Mikey Garcia won the vacant diamond belt by the WBC. In a 12-round fight in the Welterweight division, which took place in Frisco (USA, Texas), he beat compatriot Jesse Vargas on points – 114:113, 116:111, 116:111.

Vargas started the match more confidently and worked the first number, but Garcia took the lead in the fifth, sending the opponent into a knockdown. Then Mikey were in control in the ring a few more times and seriously shook the enemy.

with a record of 32-year-old Garcia is now 40 wins (30 by knockout) and one defeat. Mikey became world champion in four weight classes, each time taking the title from current owners of the belts.

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— Ryan O’hara (@OHaraSports) March 1, 2020

assets 30-year-old Vargas is now 29 wins (11 by knockout) and two defeats and two matches ended in a draw. Jesse at different times been the holder of the title of world champion under version WBO Welterweight champion and WBA in the superlight category weight.