Gervonta Davis knocks out Leo Santa Cruz in the 6th round (video)
Gervonta “Tank” Davis lived up to his billing as he beat Leo Santa Cruz in the early hours of Sunday, November 1st.
Davis who is just 25-year-old knocked out Santa Cruz with a flush left uppercut to the chin.
The fight was close up till that point but at the 2:40 mark of Round 6 Davis produced what could be the knockout of the year.
Davis who is the WBA secondary lightweight titleholder also picked up Santa Cruz’s WBA title at junior lightweight.
Speaking after the fight Davis A protege of retired PPV and pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather said, “First, I want to say, I’m a pay-per-view star. Second, I ain’t dodging nobody,” Davis said. “I’m going to continue to show the world that I am No. 1. I don’t have to call nobody out. I’m the top dog and everyone knows that. Just set them up and I’ll knock them down, one by one.”
Watch Davis knock out Santa Cruz below