On February 24, 2023, it was announced that Garcia would face Gervonta Davis on April 22, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Read on to find out the 4 reasons why this match is so highly anticipated

Ryan Garcia is 24 years old and has a professional record of 23 wins, while Gervonta Davis is 28 years old with a professional record of 28 wins. Despite their relatively young age, both fighters have gained significant experience in the ring.


2. Speed vs Power

Garcia is known for his speed and quick footwork, while Davis is known for his explosive power and knockout ability. The contrasting styles of both fighters make for an intriguing matchup.

3. Lightweight Title

Garcia and Davis are both currently in the lightweight division and have expressed interest in fighting for the WBA lightweight title, which is currently held by Davis

4. Social media rivalry

The two fighters have engaged in a social media rivalry with each other, exchanging insults and challenging each other to fights, which has only increased the hype surrounding the matchup