Latest update on the August 26th Mayweather vs McGregor card.
Gervonta Davis vs. Francisco Fonseca – IBF Junior Lightweight World Championship at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Gervonta "Tank" Davis (18-0, 17 KOs), the youngest American titleholder at 22, will defend his IBF junior lightweight title against Costa Rica's Francisco Fonseca (19-0-1, 13 KOs), who enters the bout on a 19-fight win streak since a majority draw in his pro debut. This bout seems to be another test for the next rising superstar and IBF title holder, Davis. It looks be an exciting action packed fight that will be followed by the best in boxing, Mayweather taking on the explosive MMA fighter turned boxer, McGregor, who will be in his first ever professional boxing match.
"I'm really excited to fight as the co-main event on the biggest card in combat sports history," Davis said in a release. "I plan to put on a great show for everyone in attendance in Las Vegas and for those who purchase the PPV. I want to thank my team for this incredible opportunity. I'm ready for Floyd Mayweather to pass his torch to me. To my fans, I appreciate all of you. Support me and I'll fight for you!"