Barrios: “Gervonta’s team might have bit off more than they could chew with this fight”

Last October in San Antonio, Mario Barrios had a homecoming of sorts when he beat Ryan Karl by sixth round knockout in the undercard of the Gervonta Davis vs. Leo Santa Cruz event. As a result, his name was called as the next opponent for Davis to be a part of another pay per view event which will be held in Atlanta on June 26th. … Continue reading Barrios: “Gervonta’s team might have bit off more than they could chew with this fight”

Tank Davis: “Greatness is just not going backwards”

Gervonta “Tank” Davis held his media workout at the Mayweather Boxing Gym on Wednesday to prepare for WBA super lightweight world champion Mario Barrios, and he looks to make history as the third fighter to hold world championships in three weight divisions simultaneously. Only Henry Armstrong and Canelo Alvarez were the others to accomplish that feat previously. While Davis has one of the highest knockout … Continue reading Tank Davis: “Greatness is just not going backwards”

Tank ready for his next challenge against Barrios at 140

The Baltimore native and four time world champion Gervonta “Tank” Davis met face to face with his next opponent Mario Barrios in Atlanta today, and while he looks to become a champion in another division, this may end up being Tank’s biggest challenge yet. Barrios is undefeated (26-0, 17 KOs) with stoppage victories in nine of his last ten bouts. In his last outing, he … Continue reading Tank ready for his next challenge against Barrios at 140

Davis-Santa Cruz PPV moved to October 31st

The fight between Gervonta “Tank” Davis and Leo “El Terrimoto” Santa Cruz that was scheduled for October 24th has now been moved one week to October 31st. The event will be located at the Alamodome in San Antonio, as they will be able to have people attending due to rules in the state. It was going to be hosted at the Mohegan Sun Casino in … Continue reading Davis-Santa Cruz PPV moved to October 31st

Tank Davis finishes off Gamboa in the 12th

The crowd at the State Farm Arena were mainly in support of the Baltimore native and many expected a knockout. They just didn’t expect it to come as late as it did. Gervonta “Tank” Davis successfully moved up in weight to win the WBA lightweight title over Yuriorkis Gamboa by knockout in the 12th round in front of 14,129 in attendance in Atlanta and stayed … Continue reading Tank Davis finishes off Gamboa in the 12th

Tank and Gamboa ready to roll

The two time super featherweight champion Gervonta “Tank” Davis and former featherweight champion Yuriorkis Gamboa met face-to-face in Atlanta today as they are getting prepared to fight each other at the State Farm Arena on Saturday, December 28th. It will be shown live on Showtime and is the first championship fight in the city since 1998. The fight will be for the vacant WBA lightweight … Continue reading Tank and Gamboa ready to roll