Sampson Lewkowicz of Sampson Boxing has introduced the signing of Dominican tremendous welterweight prospect Raul Garcia to a promotional contract.
A superb puncher with quick arms, 24-year-old Garcia (12-0, 10 KOs) of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, had over 150 beginner fights earlier than turning skilled in Might 2021 and rapidly rattling off a dozen spectacular victories over home competitors, together with taking the undefeated 0 of countryman Francisco Ernesto Sanchez.
He was final seen in December 2022, stopping then 22-3 veteran Angel Yomar Mateo in six rounds. Garcia says he started to dream of turning into a world champion after assembly the nice Oscar De La Hoya as a younger beginner.
“I do know that my profession will take off with my promoter Sampson and supervisor Cesar “Manguita” Mercedes answerable for my path,” mentioned a cheerful Garcia. “I can’t wait to be within the form of huge fights I used to observe on tv as a teenager. I consider I belong with the most effective within the division.”
Lewkowicz, who is thought for locating hidden skills, has teamed up with Mercedes to introduce a number of future Dominican world champions, together with Javier Fortuna and Jeison Rosario, amongst others. A eager eye for expertise, Lewkowicz says Garcia will rapidly change into one other high fighter he and Manguita are credited for bringing to the world stage.
“I’ve been very impressed by Raul Garcia since his beginner profession and have watched his growth by way of each battle. Now it’s time for the subsequent stage,” mentioned Lewkowicz. “I’m glad to once more be partnering with Cesar Mercedes to assist carry up the Dominican Republic’s many nice unknown fighters for years and Raul Garcia is the subsequent high Dominican fighter on the way in which to the highest.”
“Sampson is my long-time companion in bringing proficient Dominican fighters to American tv and they’ll love the thrilling fashion of Raul Garcia,” added supervisor “Manguita” Mercedes. “He’s coaching arduous each day to change into the subsequent champion from the Dominican.”