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Months After Generating $22.8 Million Gate With Gervonta Davis, “On God, I’m Betting My Life Savings on You”:

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“On God, I’m Betting My Life Savings on You”: Months After Generating $22.8 Million Gate With Gervonta Davis, Fans Elated as Ryan Garcia Gives Tentative Timeline for Boxing Return

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In the early part of this year, Ryan Garcia was on the rise. Destined for greatness he appeared unstoppable as he defeated opponent after opponent. Winning each fight while displaying extraordinary boxing prowess. However, it was when the young talent clashed with the prodigy from Baltimore, that things went awry. Prior to the fight, a lot of people showed concern about him leaving himself wide open while throwing punches. They claimed that against Gervonta Davis, this would not go unpunished.

And indeed,  Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis didn’t let the chance go, he dropped Ryan Garcia ‘KingRY’ twice and the second knockdown in the 7th round marked the end of the match-up. The fight was huge and even ended up generating around $22.8 million gate. Following the fight, the changes were drastic as Garcia fell out with his trainer and his promoter Oscar De La Hoya for abandoning him during the post-fight conference. Moreover, he joined Errol Spence Jr.‘s coach Derrick James soon and even ended up suing Golden Boy Promotions for breach of contract.

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Amid all the drama, he even joined a poker tournament, and there were even talks of him potentially facing super lightweight champion Regis Prograis. However, as it turns out Progias is going to face Devin Haney for a title bout as ‘the Dream’ moves up in weight. Now it seems that Garcia is prepared to make a return and stake his claim on the throne once again. He recently took to X to state, “Fighting at the end of this year”. He shared his resolve to make a comeback and return to the ring for the second time this year.

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Fans reaction to Ryan Garcia announcing his return

As the fans read Garcia’s statement, they couldn’t help but be ecstatic about the return of the young talent to the ring. One fan shared his deep trust in the boxer’s skill. He stated, “On god I’m betting my life savings on you.”

Another fan also appeared ecstatic at the news stating, ”I can’t wait for your comeback.”

However, not all comments were supportive, there were some fans who took the chance to remind Garcia of his previous failure. One such fan wrote, “This time don’t drop”.

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