After shedding his extremely anticipated combat in opposition to Gervonta Davis in April, Ryan Garcia has a brand new battle on his arms, however this time it is along with his personal promoter.
Oscar De La Hoya fired again at his Golden Boy Promotions fighter after the 24-year-old was seen in a social media video complaining of an absence of loyalty from his crew.
“After the combat, no one was there for me. My crew simply did not come to the press convention. … Anyone betrayed me in camp. … I used to be left with that. … I had Tank’s crew care about me greater than my very own crew,” Garcia said within the video.
De La Hoya did not maintain again in his response, blasting Garcia and his supervisor Lupe Valencias for agreeing to a 10-pound rehydration clause for the 136-pound matchup:
Oscar De La Hoya @OscarDeLaHoya
Wtf <a href=” it has been virtually two months and youre nonetheless crying in regards to the publish presser? The blame in your loss is on YOU and your “advisor”Lupe. He’s the one one who pushed you to simply accept that INSANE rehydration clause and THAT is the rationale you misplaced. Man up. Personal that.
Davis stopped Garcia with a body shot in the seventh round for the TKO victory. It was the first loss of Garcia’s career. After the fight, he admitted that the rehydration clause affected his performance.
“I mean, from an honest like perception of it, I didn’t feel too good,” Garcia said throughout the post-fight press convention. “I imply, I felt just a little weak, you realize, going into the ring. My legs did not really feel an excessive amount of underneath me, however as soon as the combat received going, you realize, it kinda all got here collectively. So, I am unable to actually pin it on that an excessive amount of. It’s what it’s. I signed the contract and that is that.”
Garcia has indicated that he plans on shifting as much as 140 kilos, and after he racks up some wins within the gentle welterweight division, he desires a rematch in opposition to Davis with out the stipulations of their first bout.
“The precise weight, 140 kilos, no rehydration clause. I did it for the folks this time, however once I come again, I will do it for me,” Garcia stated.