Matthysse closes on Garcia date
Lucas Matthysse strengthened his claims for a shot at Danny Garcia by beating Mike Dallas Jr in one round on Saturday night.
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The Argentinian won all three of his fights 2012 and produced a thunderous right hand to send Dallas Jr unconscious to the canvas in with a minute of the first round left.
"I definitely had a future to lose," Matthyss told espn.com. "I definitely want Danny Garcia. I hope he gives me the opportunity, but (I'll fight) any top fighter at 140."
The unbeaten Garcia is to due to fight Zab Judah in New York on February 9.