Bob Arum says he feels that Ryan Garcia is a extra proficient fighter than Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis and beats him “decisively” when that combat occurs.
Arum thinks that Tank Davis’ administration at Mayweather Promotions isn’t going to let him combat Ryan Garcia (23-0, 19 KOs) as a result of it’s a combat that they’re unsure Gervonta can win.
Based on Arum, Tank’s administration is following the Floyd Mayweather Jr mode of promotion by matching him towards beatable opposition to finally construct up for an enormous combat sooner or later.
In different phrases, they’re not going to place Tank Davis in with Ryan Garcia as a result of the reward for the combat isn’t well worth the danger at this level. As soon as the combat will get large enough between these two, then it’s attainable Mayweather Promotions would possibly enable Gervonta to take the match with Ryan.
“There are different fighters within the light-weight division that may make main matches like Ryan Garcia and Tank Davis in the event that they have been accessible,” mentioned Bob Arum to Fighthype.
“I feel the light-weight division is basically loaded with expertise. Between Tank and Ryan Garcia? I feel the general public would win as a result of it could be a very good combat.
“Once more, I don’t see that combat taking place; that’s the reality. I simply don’t see it taking place, however once more, if the combat did occur, it’s a very good combat. It’s arduous at this level to actually decide the winner.
“Every man is effective to their firm,” mentioned Arum when requested why we received’t see Ryan Garcia vs. Gervonta Davis combat. “It’s very, very arduous to get an organization to take a dangerous combat except the reward is basically huge.
“I don’t see the reward being that huge. Take a look at Floyd’s profession. Floyd was actually content material to take simpler fights to construct to a significant combat the place he made some huge cash, and that plan, as I see it, is what they’re [Mayweather Promotions] laying out for Tank Davis.
“There’s nothing incorrect with that, however I don’t assume they’d put Davis in at this level with [Ryan] Garcia as a result of it’s a combat that they’re unsure of profitable.
“I like Garcia,” mentioned Arum when requested who wins Ryan vs. Tank Davis combat. “It’s arduous to say stoppage. I feel Garcia wins decisively. I feel he has extra expertise, and he’s the naturally larger man,” mentioned Arum.