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Rolly Romero: 'Without Floyd [Mayweather], Gervonta Davis is nothing'

Gervonta "Tank" Davis has blossomed into a star with the guidance of Floyd Mayweather, but after seven years, the relationship could be reaching its end. He meets Rolando "Rolly" Romero in a lightweight bout Saturday at Barclays Center in Brooklyn (9 p.m. ET, Showtime PPV), and Davis, 27, has stated it's the last fight of his multiyear deal with Mayweather Promotions.
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Battle Of The Unbeatens: Gervonta Davis Versus Rolando Romero

Gervonta Davis called Rolando Romero “a dumba** fighter” during Thursday’s pre-fight press conference at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Romero countered by mocking Davis’ “big head for me to hit,” saying “He’s scared of me” and vowing “to hit him with one punch, and we’re going to be done.”
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Gervonta Davis’ ‘total package’ bond with Calvin Ford shaped both their lives

Neither happens without the other.  No, not Gervonta Davis, the 26-0 WBA lightweight champion of the world and his burgeoning stardom in boxing. Nor Calvin Ford, whose personal transformation inspired the character Dennis “Cutty” Wise in HBO’s all-time great series “The Wire.”  “Man, I would’ve never believed in 100 years I would walk down the street and they’d say, ‘Look, that’s Gervonta Davis’ coach.’ It’s scary, man,” Ford told The Post before Davis defends his title against Rolando Romero on Saturday night at Barclays Center (9 p.m., Showtime PPV). “I had to leave the city, just recently. Usually, I don’t come home...
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Romero On Gervonta Davis: He's Easy To Hit & I Punch Harder Than Everybody He's Fought

Rolando Romero’s formula for victory Saturday night is simple. According to the undefeated lightweight contender, Gervonta Davis’ defensive flaws, combined with his power, will lead to a quick knockout. The odds obviously favor Davis, at least 10-1 according to most sportsbooks, but Romero views Davis differently than promoters and fans who consider the knockout artist from Baltimore one of boxing’s most dangerous, entertaining fighters.
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Gervonta Davis vs Rolando Romero Preview

It does not get any more real and heated than the feud between Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis and Rolly Romero. The brash, young knockout artists have been at each other’s throats all media week. Both men are known for their incredible knockout power and tomorrow they will let...
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Gervonta Davis Pushed Rolando Romero Off The Stage After They Made Weight

In a familiar scene Friday afternoon in Brooklyn, Gervonta Davis pushed his opponent as they prepared to pose for pictures after making weight for their lightweight title fight Saturday night. Davis pushed Rolando “Rolly” Romero off the stage, but Romero landed on his feet and was not injured. Romero immediately...
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Photos: Gervonta Davis, Rolando Romero - Nearly Erupt at Weigh-In

Davis vs. Romero will see five-time world champion Gervonta “Tank” Davis defend his WBA Lightweight Title against unbeaten No. 1 ranked contender and mandatory challenger Rolando Romero on Saturday, May 28 live on SHOWTIME PPV from Barclays Center in Brooklyn headlining a Premier Boxing Champions event. (photos by Amanda Westcott)
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Some Chaos takes place at the Gervonta Davis-Rolando Romero weigh-in from Brooklyn

It’s a fight many have been waiting for and a fight that the fighters, Gervonta “Tank” Davis and Rolando “Rolly” Romero, have wanted themselves for some time. Davis (26-0, 24 knockouts), The Ring’s No. 4-rated lightweight, will be defending his secondary WBA title when he meets Romero (14-0, 12 KOs) on Saturday in a Premier Boxing Champions headliner, live on SHOWTIME PPV (9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT) from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
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