“Before U Delete It Beat [Ryan] Garcia for Me 7th Round”: Gervonta Davis’ ‘Not a Mean Person’ Remark Makes Fans Go Wild

Published 03/11/2023, 2:25 PM EST

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The five-time, three weight division world champ Gervonta Davis and his arch-rival Ryan Garcia, who previously held WBC interim lightweight title will settle their long ongoing beef when they will finally meet on Saturday, April 22 under the glittering lights of T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas in a grudge match with Davis’ WBA lightweight title on the line. Before this highly intense mega showdown, the duo hosted two major press conferences in the prime location of New York City and California and addressed the masses with a promise that they will bring in a firework that will be iconic in boxing history.

Their back-and-forth exemplified it and created such hype that the fighting fans bought all tickets as soon as the sale gates opened. Overall, the mental warfare in the presser remained exciting. Both the fighters had a lot of grudges, which they unleashed in front of the media and fans. Davis, who appeared lagging behind in the verbal exchange, tried to exert pressure during face off by swinging his fist at Garcia’s chin.


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Following this business, Davis took to Twitter and shared a deep thought about his character. He wrote, “I’m not a mean person..I just don’t f**k w people that go against me!”

When fans came across this, they poured their opinion into it.

How did fans react to the remark of Gervonta Davis?

A fan named Fosta Mokgalaka wrote, “Before u delete it beat Garcia for me 7th round.”

Notably, ‘Tank’ has a long history of deleting his tweets. This is the reason this fan brought back this issue back in limelight, and asked the undefeated southpaw to finish Garcia by knockout.

Another fan named Victoria Lockett supported Davis’ statement.

Other fans also kept their reactions to the upcoming fight only. They either cheered Davis or Garcia.


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Before Davis agreed to fight Garcia, the duo came across each other in the club the previous year. Where they first had a verbal exchange and then it eventually turned into a physical altercation. Following that, Garcia accused Davis of initiating the fight. Later, the infamous incident turned out to be a building stone for this fight.

What do you think of Davis’ tweet? Let us know in the comments below.

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Abhishek Singh

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Abhishek Singh is a Boxing writer at EssentiallySports. Following the completion of his training as an amateur boxer, he is currently preparing to appear for trials at the state and national levels. With over 3 years of experience in playing the sport, Abhishek is also the holder of a Bachelor's in Arts degree from the University of Delhi.

Edited By: Vineet Nandwana