Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas, USA
Bouts 6 - Updated Sat, Mar 10 2018
Garcia, the unbeaten WBC lightweight champion, will remain at 140 pounds to challenge Lipinets in a battle of unbeaten boxers for the IBF junior welterweight title February 10 in San Antonio. Showtime, which officially announced the fight Thursday afternoon, will televise it from The Alamodome. The telecast also will include a rematch between Cuba’s Rances Barthelemy (26-0, 13 KOs, 1 NC) and Belarus’ Kiryl Relikh (21-2, 19 KOs), this time for the vacant WBA super lightweight championship. Barthelemy beat Relikh by unanimous decision in their first fight, a 12-rounder May 20 in Oxon Hill, Maryland.