One of the most important challenges of his career against undefeated American Errol Spence Jr., Mikey Garcia will seek to make history because in this match in which the WBC Diamond title will be at stake in the welterweight division.
Mikey García was born on December 15, 1987 in Ventura, California, the child of Mexican parents.
Miguel started his amateur career at fourteen, defeating Danny Garcia. He won a gold medal in the 2004 Golden Gloves National Youth Championship and the National Championship of the 2005 Police Athletic League.
He debuted as a professional on July 14, 2006, defeating Domingo Herrera Mendoza by points. In March 2011 he won the NABF title in the featherweight division by beating Matt Remillard
He became the WBC lightweight world champion after defeating Dejan Zlaticanin by way of KO in February 2017.
In July of 2017 he won the Superlight Diamond title, winning by unanimous decision over Adrien Broner.
His most recent performance was the defense of his WBC crown in July 2018, beating Robert Easter Jr., Mikey has a record of 39 wins, 30 of them by knockout and now is willing to become the undisputed best pound for pound fighter in case he defeats Errol.