Keyshawn Davis in search of to take subsequent step in opposition to Omar Tienda: ‘I really feel near invincible!’ | Boxing Information

Dubbed ‘The Businessman’, American prospect Keyshawn Davis (5-0, 4 KOs) is seeking to maintain 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 preventing on the the identical card as his compatriot, Shakur Stevenson.

“This time round we’re preventing in Shakur’s hometown, Newark in New Jersey,” Davis mentioned.

“Stevenson all the time places on nice performances and I do not see anybody on the planet surpassing what he’s doing for the time being by way of performances.

“Prime Rank simply maintain placing me on his playing cards, which I really 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 the moment on a seven-fight knockout streak.

Nonetheless, Davis is his ordinary assured self:

“He is a strain fighter that’s undoubtedly 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 consider in myself.”

I really feel near invincible!

Davis is brimming with confidence

Tienda is skilled by none aside 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 acknowledged.

“I work alongside Terence Crawford and the crew. Fighter to fighter coast to coast we’re all ready and it’s all going to come back out in expertise and ability.”

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 greatest 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 wish to keep in the midst of the ring.

“I really like that form of battle; the place they wish to battle me as a lot as I wish to battle them. I feel my expertise, ability and IQ will take over inside two rounds and I truthfully assume I am going to cease him in about 4 to 5 rounds.

“I am the Co-Predominant Occasion, I must shine!”

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Davis recorded a sixth-round TKO victory over Esteban Sanchez in April.

After the bout, Davis plans on another 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 acquired steeper and steeper,” he mentioned.

“In 2023 we are going to 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 fashion might be suited to this facet of the Atlantic.

“I’d like to battle within the UK. Any time it is sensible 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’ll love me within the UK and I’ll love them.”

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