Ryan Garcia defeated Javier Fortuna by knockout

Ryan Garcia scored his 19th career knockout in a major victory over Javier Fortuna at the Crypto.com Arena on Saturday night.

Ryan Garcia won a lightweight 140-pound fight against Javier Fortuna by knockout on Saturday night at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles.

Ryan Garcia knocks out Javier Fortuna with a two-punch combination that begins with a straight right hand and ends with a left hook

Fortuna spit out his mouthpiece, and referee Jerry Cantu closed the fight 27 seconds into the round.

García defeated Fortuna in the fourth, fifth and sixth rounds.

"I hit hard. It doesn't take long to hurt someone," Garcia said. "It felt like a statement victory."

In his post-war interview, Garcia doubled down and again called for a fight against knockout artist Gervonta Davis.

The Golden Boy promotion event will stream on DAZN from 5pm onwards. PT, the main event is scheduled to take place around 8 pm.