Rolando Romero Talks Future Fights & Opponents
A few days have passed, and Rolando Romero (14-1, 12 KOs)
has reflected on his fight in which he lost to Gervonta
“Tank” Davis (27-0, 25 KOs), in front of a record-setting
crowd at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
"I lost to the better man that night, I felt was doing a
good job backing him up with my jab,” said Romero when
reflecting on the fight. “I was winning the fight and I made
a mistake and got caught. I will work hard to get back to
the top with the goal to become a champion. Much respect to
Tank and I wish him well. The Rolly show must go on.”
Romero, who many discounted going into this bout, proved
that he is one of the top lightweights in the world, and
despite being listed as an underdog by the oddsmakers, never
appeared to be outclassed by one of the best fighters in the
world until the knockout punch landed.
Romero has made it clear that he is already back in the gym
and wants the very best competition that is available.
Whether it is Ryan Garcia, Devin Haney, or George Kambosos
Jr., Romero is interested in pursuing fights with all the
top fighters in the division.
After being a part of such a massive event, it is clear
Romero is one of the biggest stars in the division, as well
as one of the best fighters in the division, as he eagerly
awaits a fight date for later this year for the Rolly show
“I’ll be ready to get back in the ring as soon as my name is
called,” said Romero in closing. “I know I got what it takes
to be a world champion, and sooner then later, I will
accomplish that goal. I made a name for myself and now I can
get those big fights with all the top fighters in the
division. Haney, Garcia, Kambosos, I want to fight them all.
At some point, I will want my rematch with Tank, but I know
I’ll have to work my back to that position.”