Gervonta Davis has heard all about how he’s never faced an opponent the caliber of 130-pound world champion Jose Pedraza. While he doesn’t necessarily disagree, he believes his own abilities are being sold short.
This time, Jose Pedraza left no doubt.
Jose Pedraza is trying to elevate his star status in Puerto Rico with a defense of his 130-pound world title. British challenger Stephen Smith is simply looking to keep up with his siblings.
If you came upon a roundtable gathering of boxing aficionados and the discussion turned to the best 130-pound fighters in the world today, you’d likely hear a variety of answers.