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Garcia beats Robinson at U.S. Championships

Updated: March 8, 2006, 10:49 AM ET
Associated Press

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Danny Garcia took on his friend and boxing mentor Ray Robinson in their 132-pound opening match Tuesday at the U.S. National Championships.

"I never thought I'd be fighting him," Garcia said of Robinson after their match at the Olympic Training Center.

"I always looked up to him."

Garcia and Robinson both are from Philadelphia, though Robinson has been living in Marquette, Mich., through the United States Olympic Education Center ...

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