Rolly Romero was left out of his fight against Gervonta davis of next December 5, due to accusations of sexual abuse.
“After the accusations against me, they are totally false and I will prove it through the legal system”, published the American boxer in Instagram. “I agree that in the interest of everyone involved, I will not participate in the next pay-per-view. After clearing my name, I will return to the ring as soon as possible. “
According to various media such as ESPN and The Athletic, Showtime Boxing confirmed that Rolly he is out of his combat.
On Twitter, a woman assured that she was a victim of Rosemary and collected other testimonies from women who had also been abused by the boxer with the same modus operandi.
A spokesman for the police department of Henderson, Nevada, he told Mike coppinger from ESPN that last Friday, October 30, they received a report and an investigation was opened.
Rolly, who is 14-0 with 12 knockouts as a professional, comes from defeating in July of that year Anthony Yigity by knockout in the seventh round.
Also in January 2021 he faced Avery sparrow, whom he defeated via chloroform in the seventh chapter.
Pitbull Cruz sounds like replacement
In accordance with Mike coppinger from ESPN, who will replace Rolly Romero it will be the mexican Isaac “Pitbull” Cruz for next December 5 before Gervonta davis.
Since last week, when the accusations against Rosemary, one of those who appeared as the rival who had an advantage to fight with Gervonta was cross.
However now Coppinger confirmed that Pitbull even agreed to be the substitute for the showdown for the belt of the AMB Lightweight.
Isaac, who is 24 years old with a 22-1-1 record, fought twice this year. In March he beat Jose Matías Romero by unanimous decision by cards of 114-113, 115-112 and 118-109.
In his second match of the year, he defeated Francisco “Bandido” Vargas by unanimous decision by cards of 97-92, 99-90 and 100-89.