In a 4 fight mega-card, Gervonta “Tank” Davis scored a triumphant TKO win over unbeaten world champion Héctor Luis García.
Plus, rising superstar Jaron Ennis picked up a big UD win, Roiman Villa upset Rashidi Ellis and Demetrius Andrade impressed in a UD win.
The Baltimore native fought in his second hometown — is scheduled to face Ryan Garcia in April in one of boxing’s most anticipated showdowns of the year.
The superfight is ON! Gervonta Davis vs Ryan Garcia set for April 15 in Las Vegas with the two undefeated rivals set to meet at a 136lbs catchweight… after Davis stopped Hector Garcia to defend his WBA lightweight title
Date: Saturday, January 7, 2023
Live Event: 6:00 PM
Event Site: Capital One Arena, Washington DC.
See below for entire fight information.
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis returns to action on Saturday! Undefeated boxing superstar and five-time world champion Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis challenges the undefeated titleholder Hector Luis Garcia in an epic showdown for the lightweight WBA belt.
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The face off!
How they got here!
And Friday’s weigh-in!
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis will take on Hector Luis Garcia in a lightweight fight in Washington, DC, this Saturday.
Tank’s first fight of 2023 is expected to be a tough workout for the multi-division champion as he prepares for an expected April match-up against Ryan Garcia.
Tank boasts an unbeaten record but Garcia is the WBA super featherweight champion looking to prove his quality as he steps up a weight class.
When is ‘Tank’ Davis vs. Garcia? Date, start time:
Date: Saturday, January 7
Main card: 9 p.m. ET / 2 a.m. GMT
Main event ringwalks (approx): 12 a.m. ET / 5 a.m. GMT
The main card is set to get underway at 9 p.m. ET / 2 a.m. GMT with the main event ringwalks scheduled for 12 a.m. ET / 5 a.m. GMT. These timings could change due to the length of the undercard fights.
What channel/stream is ‘Tank’ Davis vs. Garcia?
U.S.: Showtime PPV
The fight will be broadcast on Showtime PPV in the U.S.
How much does the ‘Tank’ Davis vs. Garcia PPV cost?
The fight will cost $74.99 on pay-per-view.
Where is the ‘Tank’ Davis vs. Garcia fight?
The fight will take place at the Capital One Arena in Washington D.C.
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis record and bio:
Date of Birth: November 7, 1994
Height: 5′ 5.5″
Total Fights: 27
Record: 27-0 (25 KOs)
Hector Luis Garcia record and bio:
Date of Birth: November 1, 1991
Height: 5′ 9″
Total Fights: 16
Record: 16-0 (10 KOs)
‘Tank’ Davis vs. Garcia fight card:
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis vs. Hector Luis Garcia; Lightweight
Jaron Ennis vs. Karen Chukhadzhian; Welterweight
Rashidi Ellis vs. Roiman Villa; Welterweight
Demetrius Andrade vs. Demond Nicholson; Super middleweight