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Garcia: 'I'm in my prime right now'

Undefeated featherweight titlist says now is 'perfect time' to show all he can do

Originally Published: June 12, 2013
By Brian Campbell | ESPN.com

At 25, unbeaten featherweight titlist Mikey Garcia is on the verge of breaking out as one of the brightest young stars in boxing.

Fresh off facing rugged veteran Orlando Salido in January, a fight in which Garcia (31-0, 26 KOs) captured his first world title by eighth-round technical decision after having his nose broken on an accidental head-butt, the Oxnard, Calif., native is primed for the biggest fight of his career.

Trained by older brother Robert and their father Eduardo, ...

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