Quick Bit: Two top fighters, Danny Garcia and Jose Benavidez Jr., will look to make a major statement inside Brooklyn’s Barclays Center.

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Former welterweight champion Danny Garcia will makes his 154-pound debut on Saturday, July 30, against Jose Benavidez Jr. The fight will take place in a familiar venue for Garcia, Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

Garcia made his pro debut in 2007 after winning a U.S. national champion in 2006. In 2012, he beat Erik Morales for the WBC light welterweight title. In his next fight, Garcia beat Amir Khan to win the WBA and The Ring light welterweight titles. In 2016, he beat Robert Guerrero for the WBC welterweight title.

He is 3-3 in his last six fights. Garcia lost to Keith Thurman for the WBA welterweight title, to Shawn Porter for the WBC title, and to Errol Spence Jr. for the WBC and IBF titles. The Spence fight was his most recent bout, which took place in 2020.

Benavidez, an 11-time national champion, made his pro debut in 2010. He won his first nine fights via TKO. After winning the NABF light welterweight title, Benavidez fought Terence Crawford in 2018 for the WBO welterweight title. He lost via TKO for his first career defeat. He returned to action in 2021, fighting Francisco Emanuel Torres to a draw. That was his most recent fight.

The Sporting News has a complete guide to Danny Garcia vs. Jose Benavidez Jr., including the fight card, price, betting odds and more.

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When is Danny Garcia vs. Jose Benavidez Jr.?

Date: Saturday, July 30
Main card: 9 p.m. ET
Main event: Midnight ET (approximate)

Garcia vs. Benavidez will take place on Saturday, July 30. The main card will begin at 9 p.m. ET. Garcia and Benavidez should make their way to the ring around midnight ET, depending on how long the undercard fights last.

How to watch Danny Garcia vs. Jose Benavidez Jr.

Garcia vs. Benavidez will be shown on Showtime. Viewers can stream Showtime via Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, Roku, Xbox ONE, a laptop or any mobile or tablet device.

Where is Danny Garcia vs. Jose Benavidez Jr.?

Garcia vs. Benavidez will take place inside Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. The arena can hold up to 19,000 people. Garcia has fought there seven times.

How much do tickets for Danny Garcia vs. Jose Benavidez Jr. cost?

Tickets for Danny Garcia vs. Jose Benavidez Jr. start at $89, per TicketSmarter.

After that, the price range is $100, $200, $300, $400, $500, $600, $700, $800, $900, $1,400, $2,100 and $2,500.

Danny Garcia vs. Jose Benavidez Jr. betting odds

Betting odds are currently not available for Danny Garcia vs. Jose Benavidez Jr. The Sporting News will provide updates as more information is revealed.

Danny Garcia record and bio

Nationality: American
Born: March 20, 1988
Height: 5-8
Reach: 68.5 inches
Total fights: 39
Record: 36-3 (21 KOs)

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Jose Benavidez Jr. record and bio

Nationality: American
Born: May 15, 1992
Height: 6-0
Reach: 74 inches
Total fights: 29
Record: 27-1-1 (18 KOs)

Danny Garcia vs. Jose Benavidez Jr. fight card

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