Moments earlier than Gervonta Davis ended proceedings towards Hector Luis Garcia, the referee paused the motion due to a ringside altercation.
The argument went viral with followers on social media questioning what had occurred to warrant a pause within the combat. It’s now been revealed that the 2 males on the centre of the argument have been rapper Meek Mill and former world featherweight champion, Gary Russell Jr.
“I’ll actually sock you although” @MeekMill#combat#GervontaDavis 🤣🤣🤣 pic.twitter.com/G3H5CgY69V
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Chileeeee!!!! #MeekMill obtained right into a heated change on the boxing match and #Wallo was TTG behind him ohkay 👀! pic.twitter.com/n55HnHcdD2
— TheShadeRoom (@TheShadeRoom) January 8, 2023
It seems that the argument was concerning the combat, with Meek Mill later posting on social media that he missed ‘Tank’s huge end due to it. Russell Jr, it appears, didn’t recognize the Grammy-nominated rapper backing Davis for the KO.
“I virtually fought a boxer telling him this combat not going 12 rounds I missed the massive bomb.”
Stephen Espinoza, President of Showtime Sports activities, advised Combat Hub TV that the battle ended with out anyone getting harm.
“We had totally different fanbases. We had the Russells, we had Meek Mill, we had a little bit of battle. Everyone walked away with no issues simply a variety of yelling and pushing.”
It definitely didn’t put Davis off, who delivered some highly effective left arms on the finish of the spherical which left Garcia harm. The fighter from the Dominican Republic returned to his nook and would retire on his stool, saying that he ‘couldn’t see.’
‘Tank’ strikes forward, nonetheless undefeated, into a possible combat with Ryan Garcia. The bout has reportedly been set for April 15 in Las Vegas, with Showtime and DAZN working collaboratively to supply the pay-per-view.
Garcia commented on the Davis victory, confirming the date, and Davis himself appeared eager for the matchup within the publish combat press convention.