By Dan Ambrose: Oscar De La Hoya says they’re engaged on small “particulars” with the contract for Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis vs. Ryan Garcia on April fifteenth on Showtime PPV.
De La Hoya insists that the struggle will go forward on the April fifteenth date, and he’s already speaking in regards to the pair having a trilogy in some unspecified time in the future.
Oscar says that after Ryan (23-0, 19 KOs) beats Tank Davis (28-0, 26 KOs), there will likely be an fast rematch. That’s the struggle that De La Hoya desires for Ryan if he efficiently defeats Tank.
Sadly for De La Hoya, many boxing followers see this struggle as little greater than an engineered cash-out for the 24-year-old Ryan as a result of he’s confronted solely mediocre opposition his total seven-year skilled profession, and he regarded poor towards his solely midway first rate opponent Luke Campbell in 2021.
It’s in all probability not a good suggestion for De La Hoya to get his hopes up an excessive amount of about Ryan defeating Tank as a result of if that fails to occur, he’s going to be down within the dumps, questioning the right way to decide up the damaged items of his fighter’s profession.
“We’re simply going again & forth with little particulars right here and there, however I really feel very assured that April fifteenth will go down,” stated Oscar De La Hoya to Fighthype when requested in regards to the standing of the Gervonta Davis vs. Ryan Garcia contract scenario.
“It’ll be the largest occasion lately. I strongly really feel Ryan Garcia vs. Tank Davis will go down as top-of-the-line occasions lately.
“That is the perfect combating the perfect, and I strongly really feel that when you’ve got a efficiency the place you shine, the place you look good, and also you struggle with ardour, struggle arduous, there is no such thing as a loser, there’s no loss.
“I see this struggle as a fair struggle. Clearly, my boy Ryan Garcia goes to win, however I can see a trilogy going down. It’s that sort of struggle as a result of each guys are undefeated, each guys are younger, and each guys are captivated with what they do. Each guys have an enormous fan base. This can be a trilogy.
“Ryan successful, there’s a rematch,” stated De La Hoya when requested the place Ryan Garcia goes if he defeats Tank Davis on April fifteenth. “Prompt rematch, let’s go. Let’s do it. Why not?”