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Leo Santa Cruz: Gervonta Davis looked kind of soft, not confident

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Santa Cruz gives his assessment of ‘Tank’ during today’s weigh-in.

With tomorrow night’s PPV main event set after both Gervonta Davis and Leo Santa Cruz made weight, Santa Cruz caught up with Marcos Villegas to share what he saw in Davis during the weigh-in and why he thinks Davis didn’t appear all that confident.

Santa Cruz on how he’s feeling after the weigh-in:

“I feel great. I made weight, he made weight.”

On if he knew Davis hopped on the scale earlier in the day just to be sure he was on weight:

“I felt like he was struggling [to make weight]. I think he’s been working a lot, running and everything, to make weight...He wanted to make sure he made weight so I think he was ready.”


How to Watch Davis vs Santa Cruz

Date: Saturday, Oct. 31 | Start Time: 9:00 pm ET
Location: Alamodome, San Antonio, TX
TV: Showtime PPV | Stream: Showtime.com
Live Online Coverage: BadLeftHook.com


On how he thought Davis looked on the scale:

“Physically he didn’t look big or nothing, like I thought he would look bigger and stuff. But he looking kind of soft and it looked like — he didn’t look confident...Maybe he struggled too much to make weight and stuff like that, or he’s drained. I don’t know what but he didn’t look [confident].”