Gervonta Davis fights for his first ever world title against Yuriorkis Gamboa in Atlanta, Georgia at the State Farm Arena. The card takes place on Showtime and is promoted by TGB Promotions and Mayweather Promotions. It features some of the best talent
Davis and Gamboa are fighting for the vacant WBA World Lightweight title. Davis is coming in at 22-0 with 21 knockouts. Gamboa comes in at 30-2 with 18 knockouts. Gamboa provides a challenge of experience for Gervonta Davis.
In the co-main event, Badou Jack returns as he takes on WBA World Light Heavyweight champion Jean Pascal. Jack lost his world title to Marcus Browne and was the victim of a brutal cut that had the whole boxing world cringing. Pascal, who is 34-6-1 with 20 KOs, is looking to retain his world champion status.
Also on the card is former IBF champion Jose Uzcategui taking on Lionell Thompson. Also, Angelo Leo and Cesar Juarez battle it out for the vacant WBO Latino Super Bantamweight belt.
Gervonta Davis versus Yuriorkis Gamboa Live Results
Gervonta Davis vs. Yuriorkis Gamboa (vacant WBA World Lightweight title)
Jean Pascal defeats Badou Jack via split decision. (114-112, 114-112 Pascal, 114-112 Jack) (retains WBC Sliver Light Heavyweight and WBA World Light Heavyweight title)
Lionell Thompson defeats Jose Uzcategui via unanimous decision (95-94, 96-92, 96-92)
Angelo Leo defeats Cesar Juarez via TKO (Round 11) (wins vacant WBO Latino Super Bantamweight Title)
Malik Hawkins defeats Darwin Price via TKO (Round 5)
Kareem Martin defeats Petros Ananyan via majority decision (78-74, 78-74, 76-76)
Ahmed Elbiali defeats Brian Vera via TKO (Round 6)
Jackson Marinez defeats Yardley Armenia Cruz via TKO (Round 2)
Elvin Gambarov defeats Phillip Lars via KO (Round 1)
Malik Warren defeats Trayvion Butts via KO (Round 2)
Mia Ellis defeats Uneaka Best via TKO (Round 1)
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