There are reported rumours that Gervonta Davis will move up in weight to face Mario Barrios for his WBA (Regular) Super-Lightweight (140lbs) World Title ~ The bout will likely take place this summer.
Gervonta’s last outing was a devastating knockout of Leo Santa Cruz and he continued his undefeated record of 24 wins with 23 ko’s. Mario Barrios has an undefeated professional record of 26 wins with 17 ko’s and his last victory was a successful first defense of his WBA Super Lightweight title, when he defeated Ryan Karl by knockout in October 2020.
Gervonta Is the Current WBA Champion Lightweight (135lbs) and WBA ‘”Regular” Champion At Super-Featherweight (130lbs).
The WBA has more champions in some divisions than all of the other main organisations put together. In the WBA’s welterweight division they have FOUR champions!!