By Allan Fox: Ryan Garcia is again within the gymnasium understanding as soon as once more after being sidelined with a bout with psychological well being points. The unbeaten WBC interim light-weight champion King Ryan (21-0, 18 KOs), seemed sharp in an Instagram publish with him hitting a bag within the gymnasium.
It’s not sudden that Ryan is again within the gymnasium as a result of he was seemingly motivated after seeing his gymnasium mate Canelo Alvarez destroy Billy Joe Saunders final Saturday evening in a headliner on DAZN. Canelo damage Saunders with a wonderful uppercut, which is one in every of Ryan’s favourite punches.
It needed to have been arduous for Ryan to see Canelo’s combat and never wish to be in there preventing too. The 2 are now not with the identical promotional firm, Golden Boy, however they’re each educated by Eddy Reynoso out of the identical gymnasium.
Garcia, 22, isn’t saying when he’ll return to the ring to renew his profession. He final fought on January 2nd, stopping Luke Campbell within the seventh spherical in a WBC 135-lb title eliminator.
Ryan was beforehand scheduled to face Javier Fortuna on July ninth in the principle occasion on DAZN, however that combat is now off. The winner was speculated to problem WBC light-weight champion, Devin Haney later this 12 months.
It’s not an enormous deal for Ryan to be dealing with Fortuna (36-2-1, 25 KOs) as a result of he doesn’t must combat him to get a title shot in opposition to Haney. That match-up is there for Ryan anytime he needs it.
Ryan Garcia offers a message to his followers
“Thanks to everybody for exhibiting their assist! With the assistance of my assist crew and my household, I’m making steps ahead.
“Why nervousness and melancholy hit me like a truck and why I’m nonetheless recovering, I’ll by no means know.
“However I’m attempting to deal with the problems I’m having! This bag is my nervousness, and I’m swinging with my full intent to destroy it!! 😤🥊
When Ryan does return to the ring, it’s going to be attention-grabbing to see who he faces. It’s seemingly not too late for Golden Boy Promotions to reschedule the Fortuna combat if they want, however there are clearly greater ones on the market.
The excellent news for Ryan is he hasn’t missed loads of time resulting from his psychological well being points. If he can get a combat scheduled rapidly, he can nonetheless combat in the summertime in opposition to one of many contenders.
A great combat for Ryan can be Richard Commey or Rolly Romero. These are matches that will make loads of noise and get the boxing world amped up.