Ryan Garcia was anticipated to return to motion in Golden Boy Promotions’ preliminary summer time slate of post-coronavirus fights, however a dispute between Garcia and his promoter is holding the 21-year-old out of the ring in the intervening time.
As he waits for enterprise issues to be sorted out, Garcia is holding himself busy on social media.
The undefeated light-weight spoke to ESPN’s Ariel Helwani on Instagram Stay about his standing, and alongside the best way he teased the concept of venturing into the world of blended martial arts for an enormous payday.
As for the way are issues are along with his promoter, “I can’t even get into (my relationship with Golden Boy’s Oscar De La Hoya),” Garcia stated when requested about their latest back-and-forth on Twitter. “It’s a must to name a spade a spade. He did sound like a hater.”
Garcia stated he hasn’t talked to De La Hoya because the incident and is targeted on securing his subsequent struggle. He went as far as to recommend there are additionally massive plans for him on the finish of the yr.
“Anticipate an enormous struggle,” Garcia stated as he continued to name out the likes of Gervonta Davis and Jorge Linares.
Though his return to boxing is on maintain, Garcia is in going through a retired blended martial artist after a latest tiff on Twitter.
“Henry Cejudo,” Garcia advised Helwani as to who he’d struggle in a possible crossover into the world of MMA. “If I do it, it higher be at some loopy occasion as a result of it’s going to be the simplest struggle I’ve ever had in my life.”
When requested if that struggle would happen as a boxing match or a blended martial arts affair, Garcia urged that he would entertain doing each.
“Let’s do it over right here (boxing) first, get you some cash, get you knocked out, after which I am going to go to MMA,” Garcia stated. “In the event you don’t knock me out in MMA, (then) you’re a bum. I promise you, for those who don’t submit me or do no matter it’s important to do, you’re trash.”
Their on-line beef began after Garcia watched Cejudo efficiently defend his UFC bantamweight championship at UFC 249. After stating he was impressed with Cejudo’s putting, he requested his Twitter followers whether or not the previous two-division champion would give him an excellent boxing struggle. That drew a response from Cejudo.
— Henry Cejudo (@HenryCejudo) Could 12, 2020
“The one time I’ve seen him was within the final struggle he had,” Garcia stated. “I truly preferred his fingers and wrote him a message that he was fairly good and to not retire. I tweeted that, and he ended up going loopy. I didn’t even name you out, my man!”
Cejudo definitely didn’t take it that approach, and now Garcia says he has no selection however to complete what he began.
“Now I will must knock him out,” he stated. “He is a cool dude, however I’ve to knock him out.”