Errol Spence Jr. vs Danny Garcia: Prediction and Analysis

Published 12/04/2020, 10:32 AM EST


2020 is winding down, but we are yet to witness some more boxing thrillers until the year ends. This weekend, unified welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr. will defend his belts against former champion Danny Garcia in a 12-Round main event battle at the AT&T Stadium.

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One of the biggest fights of this year, Spence Jr. vs Garcia has been the center of attention for quite some time. `The Truth` will enter the ring for the first time since his horrific car accident last year.

That said, a lot of analysts believe that the implications of the accident will certainly affect his performance against an elite counter puncher like Garcia.

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However, it’s bizarre to write off the champion from the mix, especially when he has overcome every in-ring adversary in his career. Before we tune into the high-voltage title clash on December 5, here’s a look at how the matchup can look like.

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Errol Spence Jr. against Danny Garcia is a must watch

Both the pugilists have cemented themselves in the top-slot of the welterweight division with absolute dominance. Although Garcia has 2 losses alongside 36 wins, he is a legitimate threat for the current welterweight champions. The 32-year-old orthodox has speed and appears great at counter-attacking his rivals.

LAS VEGAS, NV – DECEMBER 12: Boxer Errol Spence Jr. poses on the scale during his official weigh-in at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on December 12, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Spence will meet Javier Castro in a junior middleweight bout on December 13 in Las Vegas. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Golden Boy/Golden Boy via Getty Images)

Well, Errol Spence Jr. is an unbeaten champion who has risen to the top spectacularly. He boasts of a pro record of 26 wins with 21 knockouts in it and has already tasted the boxing gold.

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He is a technical puncher who can drag the fight deep and can even close it with one punch. So, he is deadlier in the mix.

The fight can go the distance and will seemingly be a tough-call. Since both the contenders can equally consume shots, it will be tough to take one down.

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Prediction: Errol Spence Jr. beats Danny Garcia via unanimous decision.

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Raj Sarkar

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A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. He combined his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports and has a combined 2000 plus bylines in MMA and boxing over the last two years.

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