World champion in the second Featherweight WBA Geronta Davis is convinced that the fight with the Ukrainian world champion in the lightweight WBO and WBA Vasyl Lomachenko will be held. But not now.
After a convincing victory over Mexican Hugo Ruiz in the first round, Cervante Davis commented on the rumors about possible fight vs Vasyl Lomachenko.
We can fight. I know I can beat him. But now a bad time to fight. That’s why I listen to my team
said Geronta Davis in the comments Boxingscene.com.
The boxer expressed outrage regarding Lomachenko. Davis a few “hurt” the popularity of Ukrainian. Although they both fought each other.
“I don’t want to mention his name because people in social networks say that I continue to pronounce the name of Lomachenko. But that’s because they are just so approve him,” said Davis.
Boxer also admitted that the fight against Lomachenko may be delayed, because both sides need to negotiate. Now doing this its promoters, who are in talks with Top Rank Inc., which is Lomachenko.
It is worth to add that Vasyl Lomachenko April 12 will spend defending his championship title. It was originally planned that his opponent will be IBF lightweight champion Richard Commies (28-2, 25 KO’s). However, on 2 February, the boxer received a hand injury, so I can’t go against Lomachenko. Therefore, Ukrainian looking for another opponent.
Who Geronta Davis? 24-year-old American boxer nicknamed “Tank”, the speaker in the second Featherweight (up to 59 kg) and is the WBA champion. On a professional ring he spent 21 fight everyone wins, 20 knockouts. His height is 166 cm, and arm span – 171, see the Promoter Davis – the legendary ex-boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr.