Dubbed ‘The Businessman’, American prospect Keyshawn Davis (5-0, 4 KOs) is seeking to care for enterprise when he returns to the ring this weekend.
The Olympic silver medallist, who resides in Virginia, has been out of the ring since April. Nonetheless, he’s excited to be as soon as once more combating on the the identical card as his compatriot, Shakur Stevenson.
“This time round we’re combating in Shakur’s hometown, Newark in New Jersey,” Davis stated.
“Stevenson at all times places on nice performances and I do not see anybody on the planet surpassing what he’s doing for the time being when it comes to performances.
“Prime Rank simply maintain placing me on his playing cards, which I like as he’s my brother.”
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‘The Businessman’ is dealing with an opponent who’s a definite step up on earlier victims. Omar Tienda (25-5, 18 KOs) is an skilled Mexican. The 34-year-old has not tasted defeat in 5 years and is at present on a seven-fight knockout streak.
Nonetheless, Davis is his regular assured self:
“He is a strain fighter that’s positively coming to win, not simply to battle.
“He has had 30 fights so he actually has the sting in expertise, however none of that issues to me. I really feel near invincible and I am not too anxious as I actually imagine in myself.”
I really feel near invincible!
Tienda is skilled by none apart from legendary Mexican warrior, Erik Morales. Once more, that is nothing that leaves Davis with any undue concern.
“Look, I am not anxious about anybody else. Everyone knows who I practice with, the legendary Brian Bomac McIntyre,” he said.
“I work alongside Terence Crawford and the crew. Fighter to fighter coast to coast we’re all ready and it’s all going to return out in expertise and talent.”
When requested how he perceives the battle panning out, the 23-year-old is extraordinarily excited.
“We’re each coming for motion and that makes me assume this might be one in all my finest fights,” Davis famous.
“I see myself as front-foot fighter. I field and do not get hit, however I stand in your face and battle you. Each of us will not again down and can need to keep in the course of the ring.
“I like that form of battle; the place they need to battle me as a lot as I need to battle them. I feel my expertise, talent and IQ will take over inside two rounds and I truthfully assume I will cease him in about 4 to 5 rounds.
“I am the Co-Major Occasion, I have to shine!”
After the bout, Davis plans on yet one more battle this yr earlier than persevering with his ascent up the light-weight ladder.
“In 2023 I’ll simply maintain stepping up the competitors. Since I’ve been signed with Prime Rank, competitors has bought steeper and steeper,” he stated.
“In 2023 we’ll begin contending for some form of belt to place me line for world titles.”
He additionally has aspirations to battle within the UK and believes his model might be suited to this facet of the Atlantic.
“I’d like to battle within the UK. Any time it is smart I am all for it,” he added.
“The UK followers are so energetic and I feel I can match what they’re coming with. I feel they are going to love me within the UK and I’ll love them.”