Gervonta Davis vs. Isaac Cruz Full Undercard Preview and Predictions

Published 11/11/2021, 6:30 AM EST
LONDON, ENGLAND – MAY 20: Gervonta Davis of The United States celebrates following his fight with Liam Walsh of England in the IBF World Junior Lightweight Championship match at Copper Box Arena on May 20, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Gervonta Davis and Isaac Cruz will headline the main event on December 5. Earlier, Davis was supposed to face Rolando Romero on the same date. Unfortunately, because of a few controversies, Romero had to pull out of the fight. Hence, Cruz got lined up to fight ‘Tank’ and now a fight between the two is officially on.


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Recently, Mike Coppinger shed some light on the undercard of the Davis vs Cruz bout.

He wrote, “Tank Davis-Isaac Cruz undercard announced, and it’s a solid one. Dec. 5 in L.A. on PPV:”


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Sebastian Fundora-Sergio-Garcia

Sergiy Derevyanchenko-Carlos Adames

Eduardo Ramirez-Miguel Marriaga”

That said, here we look and analyze every undercard fight, and also determine who might come on top to attain a win.

Gervonta Davis vs Isaac Cruz – A look into all the undercard fights

Sebastian Fundora vs Sergio Garcia – super-welterweight contest

This will be a 12-round clash between two undefeated stalwarts. At one place, there’s a young gun in Fundora who’s looking to go big in the 154-pound division. On the other hand, there’s a veteran in Garcia, who wants to claim the ultimate super-welterweight gold.

Both fighters are undefeated. While Fundora is an undefeated fighter with a 17-0-1 record, Garcia has a whopping 33 wins. Given his experience, Garcia can claim an easy win over the young force.

Prediction: Sergio Garcia wins via a UD. 

Sergiy Derevyanchenko vs Carlos Adames – Middleweight contest

A bout between Derevyanchenko and Adames will be a 10-round middleweight affair. In this fight, Derevyanchenko (13-3) will look to arrest his two-fight skid.

On the flip side, Adames will have the momentum on his side. The 27-year-old has a resume of 20 wins and a loss. Moreover, he’s coming off two T/KO wins in his last two fights.

Prediction: Carlos Adames wins via T/KO in round 5. 


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Eduardo Ramirez vs Miguel Marriaga – Featherweight contest 

Another feature on ‘Tank’ vs Cruz card will be a 10-round featherweight contest between another young gun and an established star. Ramirez, 28, has a 25-2-3 record. In his last few fights, Ramirez has performed sensationally well. But Marriaga, the veteran, can derail his hype.

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‘The Scorpion’ is a true finisher and his record stands at 30-4. Out of all his wins, 26 have arrived via T/KO. He is experienced but will need to be at his best against an opponent who has yet to be stopped.

Prediction: Miguel Marriaga wins via T/KO in round 4. 

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.