Ryan garcia and Javier Fortuna placeholder image agreed on all the terms to meet in early July in Las Vegas or The Angels, on a billboard promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and transmitted by DAZN, according to a report by Mike coppinger from The Athletic and confirmed by Dan rafael from Boxing Scene.
On March 25, the CMB ordered the contest and in case they did not reach an agreement, the fight was going to be auctioned on April 16, but everything is ready for them to get in the ring and that process will be eliminated once all the papers are signed.
“My only thought is that I will knock him out between the first and third rounds,” he said. Garcia to Dan rafael in a text message.
Garcia defeated at the beginning of the year Luke campbell in a fight that had to come from behind, after being knocked down in the second round.
While Fortune comes from three consecutive victories against Sharif Bogere, Jesús Marcelo Andrés and Antonio Lozada placeholder image.
After what Ryan Garcia knocked out Luke campbell On January 2 of this year, to establish himself as interim champion of the WBC at 135 pounds, the one of Mexican blood mentioned that he was only going to face Manny pacquiao or Gervonta Davis, but in the end the plan did not work.
However, plans to Ryan they seem to go the other way and would look for the lightweight champion by the WBC, Devin Haney, who will fight against Jorge Linares placeholder image May 29 in Las Vegas.
If Haney and Ryan win, the plan is that at the end of the year they will face if the two agree.
“DAZN eventually plan to make a fight between Haney and Garcia, which is one of the most attractive that can be given in the division that has the unified champion Teofimo Lopez and the secondary champion, Gervonta “Tank” Davis, wrote Dan rafael.