By Dan Ambrose: Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis isn’t apprehensive about Teofimo Lopez and his dad serving to Rolando ‘Rolly’ Romero prepare for his or her combat on December 4th on the Staples Middle in Los Angeles. Tank (25-0, 24 KOs) says Teofimo is a “Bum a**,” who can’t promote tickets for his personal fights.
Gervonta says IBF/WBA/WBO light-weight champion Teofimo (16-0, 12 KOs) wants to fret about attempting to promote tickets for his November twenty seventh combat towards George Kambosos Jr. (19-0, 10 KOs) at Madison Sq. Backyard in New York.
Tank is defending his WBA ‘common’ 135-lb title towards the unbeaten Rolando Romero (14-0, 12 KOs) within the headliner on Showtime pay-per-view. The 2 fighters met on Thursday for his or her kickoff press convention in Los Angeles.
Rolly, 24, stole the present along with his charisma and trash-talking means, which significantly surpassed that of Gervonta’s, who appeared tongue-tied at occasions. Rolando made enjoyable of Tank’s 5’5 1/2″ top and his quick attain, calling him a “dwarf,” saying he’s received tiny “T-Rex’ arms.
Tank believes that Rolly is displaying false braveness, and that’s simply attempting to promote the combat to pump up the PPV numbers so he can make more cash to present his momma a Christmas current.
Gervonta doubts Teofimo will help Rolly
“What are they going to do? What the f*** are they going to do?” stated Tank Davis when informed that Teofimo Lopez and his dad Teofimo Sr. are serving to Rolly prepare for his or her combat.
“They’re not going to do nothing. Teofimo wants to fret about promoting some tickets,” stated Gervonta when informed that Teofimo is predicting that Rolly will knock him out.
“He can’t even promote tickets and he’s about to combat in New York [at Madison Square Garden]. That solely holds 4,000? Inform him to promote some tickets after which holler at me. That bum a** n****.
“I ain’t irritated. That is simply boxing, that is what comes,” Gervonta stated when requested if he’s irritated by Rolly Romero with the issues that he’s help. “Hell, no,” Tank stated on whether or not Rolly is certified to combat him at this level in his profession,” stated Tank.
Teofimo has glorious boxing abilities, and between him and his dad, Teofimo Sr, they might provide you with some good suggestions to assist Rolly win this combat with Gervonta.
Tank says Rolly is “scared”
“He didn’t present up,” stated Tank Davis about Rolly not displaying up for his or her sparring session in 2017. “They know I run that gymnasium once I’m there. They know that.
“When he [Rolly] sees me head to head, he don’t have that very same power. What was that combat [Jackson Marinez] that he actually misplaced?
“I walked proper to him when he was sitting on the sofa and informed him, ‘You’re a bum a** fighter.’ He didn’t say one phrase. Him and his pops was proper there.
“He’s a clown. He’s attempting to promote the combat, that’s cool. You noticed the power he’s received on Instagram,” Tank stated of Rolly. “If he had the identical power on Instagram proper right here and he pushed me or something, then it will have been totally different. He’s scared.
“And he’s attempting to promote the combat, he’s attempting to get some cash. He’s attempting to get his mother one thing for Christmas. I’m attempting to construct an empire. I received lots of people with me.
“Rolly is fortunate, undoubtedly,” stated Tank when requested if Rolly is the bravest fighter. “Of the ‘4 Kings’ [Ryan Garcia, Devin Haney, and Vasily Lomachenko], who can really draw folks? Who do they actually wish to watch? Me.
“They don’t wish to watch the upstarts. All people is asking me out as a result of they need cash. They need fame, however I perceive what’s occurring. They don’t actually get to me,” stated Gervonta.
Rolly may be scared however that’s not going to forestall him from letting his arms go on December fifth. If Rolly goes to lose, he’s going to down swinging. His type isn’t somebody to carry again along with his energy.
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