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“I Turned Around And Pushed Him” – Gervonta Davis Details An Altercation He Had With Rival Rolando ‘Rolly’ Romero

Published 05/22/2022, 10:00 AM EDT

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The world will witness one of the most anticipated boxing battles of the year in just a few days. Fans and media platforms are debating whether Gervonta Davis or Rolly Romero is the superior fighter. However, both boxers have excellent records, and we will have to wait until May 28 to know who will be crowned the champion. The two pugilists are rivals inside the ring, but Tank Davis mentioned an incident when they almost got into a fight outside.

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While talking to EsNEWS, Gervonta Davis was asked, “Do you remember, before Mikey Garcia and Errol Spence fight, you and Rolly almost got into a ringside?”


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Davis replied, recalling the incident, “Yeah, I pushed Rolly. Somebody hit me, somebody like hunched me from the back, at my shoulder. I turned around and pushed him.”


The altercation between the two occurred at the Mikey Garcia vs Errol Spence Jr. match. The two boxers from Mayweather Promotions have created a lot of interest among boxing enthusiasts, and the world is waiting to see them face off inside the ring. 

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Gervonta Davis will be seen under the lights again to defend his WBA lightweight title against Rolando ‘Rolly’ Romero. The fight is going to take place on May 28 at the Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York City.


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The Baltimore prodigy has been progressively ascending the ladder, accumulating titles and feathers in his cap. However, his opponent appears to be certain that he will defeat Davis inside the ring this time. ‘Tank’ Davis, who has a perfect (26-0-0) record, has become a fan favorite, and some have already predicted that he would win the bout.


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Furthermore, Rolly Romero is gaining popularity and has kept his name by remaining unbeaten (14-0-0). Both boxers are looking forward to seeing each other in the ring, and it will be thrilling to watch them use their powerful jabs and intellect.


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The fight was intended to take place on December 5, but it was sadly postponed. Now that the fight is set to happen, major boxing stars and fans are trying to figure out who will be the superior performer.


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Let’s wait and watch what occurs when the fight takes place. In the meantime, let us know what you think about Davis and Rolando’s ringside brawl in the comments section below.

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Written by:

Shashank Wankhede


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Shashank Wankhede is a Boxing writer at EssentiallySports. When it comes to boxing, the blockbuster film 'Rocky' sparked his interest in the sport. He holds Muhammad Ali in great regard and is a sincere admirer of his narrative, struggle, and accomplishments.
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Vibhanshu Kumar