Rolando Romero has predicted an early knockout of Gervonta Davis of their world title conflict on Saturday.
Davis (26-0, 24 KOs) defends his WBA light-weight title in opposition to Romero (14-0, 12 KOs) at Barclays Middle in Brooklyn, stay on SHOWTIME pay-per-view.
‘Rolly’, unbeaten in his first 14 fights insists he’ll finish Davis’ undefeated skilled streak with a primary spherical knockout.
“One spherical, I’m knocking him out. If I say I’m going to do it, then I’m going to do it,” Romero stated at a media workout final week forward of the battle.
“He’s going to get knocked out by the primary punch that he eats. He’s going to run proper into one thing.
“I at all times really feel good each time I’m going right into a battle. I don’t like ‘Tank’ as an individual and I imagine he’s going to get whupped on this battle.
“He ducked me twice for sparring and the dangerous blood has been there ever since. I’ve been calling him out since 2017.
“The one cause this battle was made was as a result of I wished it. He doesn’t need this. He needs he was preventing some 126 or 122-pounder.”
The bitter rivals have been scheduled to battle in December, however ‘Rolly’ was eliminated following a sexual assault allegation in opposition to him, with ‘Tank’ beating late-replacement Isaac Cruz by unanimous decision.
The investigation into the allegation was closed in January with out costs being filed in opposition to Romero, who insists that Davis’ battle with Cruz uncovered vulnerabilities.
“I simply noticed a bunch of nervous power from Gervonta after we confronted off,” the 26-year-old added.
“He didn’t say something to me. He doesn’t even imagine he’s going to knock me out.
“Inform me one battle the place he hasn’t gotten punched on by smaller dudes with no energy? I’m far more correct than anybody he’s ever fought.
“I’m manner stronger and extra explosive. It’s simply frequent sense, he’s getting knocked out.
“I assumed Isaac Cruz beat Gervonta. That battle confirmed simply how susceptible he’s. He’s scared of individuals that may truly crack.”
The Las Vegas resident, who stopped Anthony Yigit in seven spherical in July, was in attendance on the T-Cell Enviornment earlier this month to witness Dmitry Bivol’s shock win over pound-for-pound king Canelo Alvarez and informed Pro Boxing Fans post-fight that he’ll ship one other main upset on Could 28.
“We already had one upset and that’s Tank’s favorite fighter,” Romero stated.
“So we’re gong to have one other upset on the finish of the f****** month. It’s a month of upsets.”