2013-01-19 Mikey Garcia w tdec 8 Orlando Salido, Madison Square Garden Theatre, Manhattan, NYC, New York, USA - WBO/The Ring

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2013-01-19 Mikey Garcia w tdec 8 Orlando Salido, Madison Square Garden Theatre, Manhattan, NYC, New York, USA - WBO/The Ring. Referee: Benjy Esteves Jr. Scorecards: 79-69, 79-69, 79-70. As well as the WBO title, this fight also involved The Ring magazine Championship Belt.

On 15 June, at the Airlines Centre, Dallas, Texas, Garcia (128) lost his WBO title on the scales when weighing in two pounds over the weight for his contest against Juan Manuel Lopez. Although the fight went ahead with only Lopez able to win the belt he was stopped in the fourth round. The Ring Championship Belt was vacated when Garcia won the WBO junior lightweight title on 9 November.

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