Rolando Romero took exception to a lot of the trash speak that Gervonta Davis directed at him earlier than, throughout and after their press convention Thursday in Los Angeles.
There was one specific a part of Davis’ speech on the dais that bothered Romero greater than every part else his upcoming opponent stated. Romero sensed Davis was trying to intimidate him when the unbeaten Baltimore native acknowledged that “if it was the streets, these n!ggas woulda been smoked,” which Romero took as a reference to murdering him if their exchanges occurred outdoors the realm of boxing.
Romero reacted angrily to Davis’ feedback throughout a subsequent interview with BoxingScene.com concerning the December 5 bout between these bitter rivals at Staples Middle in Los Angeles.
“It was the identical sh!t, him f—— speaking about some dumb gang sh!t,” Romero stated. “All the time does that dumb gang sh!t. Like nobody provides a f—- about that sh!t. Get your ass beat within the ring – sh!t. That’s why motherf—— in his personal rattling metropolis don’t f— with him. That’s why all people in his personal rattling metropolis don’t f—- with that motherf——.”
In response to Romero and his coach, Cromwell “Bullet” Gordon, Davis additionally acknowledged that he’s “all the time strapped,” a sign that he all the time has a gun on him.
“That’s what he stated,” Romero stated. “Yeah, he all the time strapped. Nobody provides a f—! He actin’ like all of us don’t f—–’ personal weapons, proper? All people right here owns a f——’ gun! Man, I imagine in the correct to bear arms. I’d really feel safer if all people had a gun – sh!t.”
Romero promised Davis that psychological warfare gained’t work as they transfer towards their Showtime Pay-Per-View predominant occasion. Davis (25-0, 24 KOs) is closely favored to beat an unfazed Romero (14-0, 12 KOs), of North Las Vegas, Nevada, of their 12-round combat for Davis’ secondary WBA light-weight title.
“He’s tryin’ to intimidate me,” Romero stated. “He’s like, ‘Oh, I obtained this, I obtained …’ Like I stated, man, he don’t know that each, single considered one of us obtained anyone behind us. Easy as that. Each, single considered one of us obtained anyone behind us – sh!t! [Los Angeles] is principally my residence metropolis cuz that is the place my mother from. Like I stated, man, all of us obtained individuals behind us.”
Keith Idec is a senior author/columnist for BoxingScene.com. He may be reached on Twitter @Idecboxing.
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