Ryan Garcia continues to take pleasure in the glow following the greatest win of his younger career.
The celebration tour will be authorized to remaining just long sufficient before receiving news of his next ordered battle.
BoxingScene.com has been recommended that the world Boxing Council (WBC) is ready to call for Garcia—its present period in-between lightweight titlist—to soon enter negotiations for a mandatory title combat versus reigning WBC champ Devin Haney.
Garcia entered the dialog following his seventh circular knockout of England’s Luke Campbell (20-four, 16KOs) in a star-making efficiency on Jan. 2 at American airlines middle in Dallas, Texas. The win got here with the period in-between WBC 135-pound title, in a combat that carried the knowing that the winner would become the first of two obligatory challengers for Haney.
advice from Garcia and Golden Boy Promotions suggested a special direction of action could be pursued. The 22-year historic from Victorville, California has time and again referred to as for a superfight with Gervonta Davis (24-0, 23KOs), the ferocious punching 130-pound titlist and secondary WBA light-weight beltholder. That changed into the battle mentioned at length via Garcia all over his DAZN put up-combat interview, earlier than noting that he “would additionally fight Devin Haney, too.”
Haney (25-0, 15KOs) was ringside for the adventure and in no unclear terms made it frequent that he was set to face his fellow unbeaten 22-year old rising famous person in his next title protection. His crew has made that equally as clear.
“splendid battle,” Eddie Hearn stated of Garcia’s performance, as he promotes both Campbell and Haney. “You just boxed a final eliminator to fight him… [WBC title] fight will now be ordered.”
That a whole lot has been mentioned by means of Mauricio Sulaiman, president of WBC who verified that such plans are in location to demand the battle. As up to now stated by BoxingScene.com, the Mexico city-based mostly sanctioning body centered two mandatories in looking forward to Haney, who’s coming off of a 12-circular digital shutout of Yuriorkis Gamboa last November at Seminole tough Rock lodge & on line casino in Hollywood, Florida.
Saturday’s winner turned into at all times going to be first in line, with the WBC now organized to order that battle within the coming days.
once the battle is formally ordered, the two facets could be afforded a 30-day free negotiations length to determine terms for this kind of contest. may still they fail to come to an agreement, a handbag bid hearing will take vicinity to be able to make the combat purchasable to the optimum bidding WBC-registered promoter. either side can demand a handbag bid at any element right through the negotiation duration.
Jake Donovan is a senior author for BoxingScene.com. Twitter: @JakeNDaBox