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Undefeated WBO jr. lightweight champion and 2013 Fighter of the Year nominee Mikey Garcia and two-time world title challenger and current #1 contender Juan Carlos Burgos worked out for the press during “Media Day” in New York City. Garcia will be making his first defense of his 130lb world title. Garcia vs. Burgos will take place on Saturday and will be televised live from The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York, on HBO Boxing After Dark. The Garcia-Burgos world championship event will be promoted by Top Rank in association with Banner Promotions, Thompson Boxing Promotions, Gary Shaw Productions, Warriors Boxing Promotions, Madison Square Garden and Tecate. Remaining tickets, priced at $200, $100, $50 and $25, can be purchased at the Madison Square Garden Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, Ticketmaster charge by phone (866-858-0008), and online at www.ticketmaster.com and www.thegarden.com.