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Brooklyn to host two title bouts

Updated: August 22, 2012, 8:26 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Decades have passed since there was a world title fight in Brooklyn, N.Y., but there will be two at the new Barclays Center on Oct. 20.

Golden Boy Promotions announced Wednesday that junior welterweight titlist Danny Garcia will make his second defense in a rematch against former belt-holder Erik Morales in the main event of the Showtime-televised card. Brooklyn's own Paulie Malignaggi will make his initial welterweight title defense on the undercard against Pablo Cesar Cano, an interim ...

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