“There’s Something Else”: Ryan Garcia’s Dad Makes a Confession About Gervonta Davis’ Body Shot KO

Published 04/24/2023, 7:45 AM EDT

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The much-anticipated boxing match between Ryan Garcia and Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis has come and gone, leaving fight fans buzzing about one thing above all else – Davis’s seventh-round knockout that secured his victory. However, a recent interview with Henry Garcia, Ryan’s father, has brought to light new information about the fight, leaving the boxing community abuzz with speculations. During a conversation with Fight Hub TV, Henry Garcia revealed that there was more to Davis’s knockout punch than just brute force.

He hinted that there was a secret reason why his son Ryan Garcia couldn’t continue the fight and that he was not ready to reveal it at the moment. This statement has sparked a new wave of speculation and intrigue around the already sensational fight. What could Henry Garcia be holding back?

Ryan Garcia’s father drops cryptic hint about KO loss to Gervonta Davis


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During a post-fight interview with Fight Hub TV, Henry Garcia, the father of Ryan Garcia, made a startling revelation about the seventh-round knockout that his son suffered at the hands of Gervonta Davis. In response to a question about the body shot that ultimately ended the fight, Henry Garcia shared that Ryan had confided in him about the pain the shot had caused and expressed concern that if Davis had continued to target his body, the outcome of the fight may have been even more devastating.

However, Henry Garcia also hinted that there was something else behind the knockout that he was not yet ready to reveal. When asked about what that something else might be, he replied cryptically, “There’s something else behind that, but I’m not gonna reveal that at the moment.” He went on to say that the body shot had taken its toll on his son but did not elaborate further on what he meant by that.


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Ryan Garcia’s explanation for being unable to recover after a 7th-round knockdown

In the post-fight interview, Ryan Garcia admitted that he couldn’t recover from the seventh-round knockdown caused by a perfect body shot from Gervonta Davis. He also revealed that he had trouble breathing, which forced him to take a knee and ultimately led to the referee counting him out. Despite his defeat, Garcia showed humility and praised Davis for his skills.

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Looking ahead, it will be interesting to see what Ryan Garcia does next. Will he take some time to recover from this loss, or will he jump right back into the ring? Only time will tell.

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Mrinal Mishra


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Mrinal Mishra is a Boxing writer at EssentiallySports, who is dedicated to covering live events with a special emphasis on influencer boxing events. With a focus on storytelling, Mishra strives to bring to light the stories of fighters that often go untold. As a big fan of Mike Tyson, Mishra believes that boxing will remain relevant for eternity, and he is committed to covering the sport with the respect and admiration it deserves.
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