In what was perceived to be a slight step up fight, 19-year-old Baltimore native Lorenzo “Truck” Simpson, 4-0 (3 KOs) absolutely obliterated Rafael Garcia, 9-3 (6 KOs) in one round during their contest at the MGM National Harbor on Saturday, May 25th.
Simpson opened things up on the offensive as he tagged the body to open up the head. From there, it was essentially no contest as the wide open Garcia chose to forgo any form of defense. This essentially played directly into Simpson’s hands as he ripped off a number of hooks and right uppercuts, hurting Garcia.
Referee Harvey Dock was forced to step in prior to to Garcia hitting the deck in what was an excellent stoppage Simpson looked impressive in what is sure to be a steady replay on the DAZN broadcast.