Some Chaos takes place on the Gervonta Davis-Rolando Romero weigh-in from Brooklyn

It’s a struggle many have been ready for and a struggle that the fighters, Gervonta “Tank” Davis and Rolando “Rolly” Romero, have needed themselves for a while.

Davis (26-0, 24 knockouts), The Ring’s No. 4-rated light-weight, can be defending his secondary WBA title when he meets Romero (14-0, 12 KOs) on Saturday in a Premier Boxing Champions headliner, stay on SHOWTIME PPV (9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT) from Barclays Heart in Brooklyn, New York.

Davis got here in at 133¾ kilos, whereas Romero was at 134¼ kilos. There was virtually some stupidity that took over, when Davis frivolously shoved Romero, who had stepped in entrance of him once they have been flexing. Some chaos ensued with the 2 camps shoving one another for a couple of minutes, at the start got here to order and the stage was cleared.

“I simply hit him off the sting of the stage, I simply pushed him,” Davis mentioned smiling.

Davis says he’s going to “bloodbath” Romero. Rolly says this animosity between the 2, “is actual, I wish to beat the f—ok out of him, I don’t f—king like him, I don’t like the best way he f—king appears to be like, I don’t like the best way he f—king acts, he’s a very sh—y individual, I feel he’s a sh—t individual inside and out of doors the ring,” Romero mentioned. “He’s a bit of sh—t individual, and truthfully, this goes again to when he pushed me one time and I went to swing at him and he ran behind some safety, as a result of he’s a f—king p—y, too. He solely acts laborious when he’s round individuals, however by himself, he’s the most important bitch on the earth.

“He’ll be by himself Saturday evening once I get him.”

Listed here are the weights:

WBA (Common) Light-weight Title – 12 Rounds

Gervonta Davis (26-0, 24 KOs), 133¾ kilos vs. Rolando Romero (14-0, 12 KOs), 134¼ kilos

WBA (Common) Middleweight Title – 12 Rounds

Erislandy Lara (28-3-3, 16 KOs), 159¾ kilos vs. Gary “Spike” O’Sullivan (31-4, 21 KOs), 159 kilos

Junior Middleweights – 12 Rounds

Jesus Ramos (18-0, 15 KOs), 153½ kilos vs. Luke Santamaria (13-2-1, 7 KOs), 154 kilos

Junior Lightweights – 10 Rounds

Eduardo Ramirez (26-2-3, 12 KOs), 130 kilos vs. Luis Melendez (17-1, 13 KOs), 130 kilos

Junior Middleweights – 10 Rounds

Luis Arias (19-3-1, 9 KOs), 155¼ kilos vs. Jimmy Williams (18-7-2, 6 KOs), 154 kilos

Welterweights – 6 Rounds

Jalil Hackett (3-0, 2 KOs), 145 kilos vs. Jose Belloso (4-0, 4 KOs), 145¾ kilos


Joseph Santoliquito is an award-winning sportswriter who has been working for Ring Journal/ since October 1997 and is the president of the Boxing Writers Affiliation of America. He might be adopted on twitter @JSantoliquito.

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