Miguel Angel Garcia vs. Yogli Herrera

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2009-12-19 : Mikey Garcia 126 lbs beat Yogli Herrera 130 lbs by KO at 2:19 in round 3 of 8

  • Location: Beeghly Center, Youngstown, Ohio, USA
  • Referee: Jimmy Villers


  • Miguel Angel Garcia 17-0 (14 KOs) vs. Yogli Herrera 22-10 (15 KOs)
  • Fight was on he undercard of Kelly Pavlik vs. Miguel Angel Espino.
  • Following the bout, Referee Jimmy Villers collapsed from what was deemed to be an apparent heart attack. Medical personnel used a defibrillator and strapped oxygen to his face, and Villers was awake and alert when he was placed on a stretcher. Villers was talking as he was taken to St. Elizabeth Health Center. A cardiologist sitting near the ring helped take care of Villers, a former boxer and the brother-in-law of Kelly Pavlik's trainer, Jack Loew.[1]