“That’s a Fight for Boxing” – Gervonta Davis on Manny Pacquiao vs Errol Spence Jr.

Published 06/10/2021, 10:38 AM EDT
NEW YORK, NY – JANUARY 24: MANDATORY CREDIT Bill Tompkins/Getty Images Gervonta Davis speaks to the Media during SHOWTIME SPORTS 2018 Boxing Announcements at Cipriani on Jnauary 24, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Bill Tompkins/Getty Images)


There are many eye-catchy boxing bouts aligned for 2021. And the Manny Pacquiao vs Errol Spence Jr. contest is one such prolific encounter on the list. Ever since its announcement, this fight has sent shock waves in the entire fight world and has unquestionably sent the fans into a frenzy.

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One such fighter who’s hooked in for this clash is the sturdy young gun, Gervonta Davis. In a recent chat with FightHype.com, ‘Tank’ unveiled his notions on this fight. He said, “Oh, great great! I think great fight. That’s a fight for boxing. I think that’s great.” 

When asked about who he will pick as a favorite between Pacquiao and Spence Jr., he said, “You know I’m going with Errol, but it’s a great fight, I know that for sure.”

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The veteran Pacquiao didn’t compete for the whole of 2020. Earlier, he was also set to battle the WBO welterweight champ, Terence Crawford, but that contest abruptly fell through.

Moving further, the only viable option left for ‘Pacman’ was the WBC and IBF welterweight king, Errol Spence Jr. That said, this fight is now finally on and both the boxers have kicked off their preparations in order to give their absolute best for this clash.

This fight is highly important for both fighters as it will undoubtedly help them cement their supremacy at this stacked weight class.

Manny Pacquiao vs Errol Spence Jr. – is this the biggest welterweight fight of 2021?

The Filippino Senator and Errol Spence Jr. need no introduction in today’s boxing world. Both of them have shown their magnetic class in each and every fight they have entered.

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In this fight, ‘The Truth’ will walk into the ring with a clean track record of 27 wins. On the other hand, the veteran ‘Pacman’ will present an already decorated resume of 62-7-2.

Citing their records and stats, it’s unquestionable to admit that this bout is going to be the best contest of the 147-pound roster in 2021.

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It’ll be interesting to see who fetches that vital ‘W’.

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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.

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