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Digest: Gervonta Davis after Friday's win: Avila 'brought out the best in me'

Digest: Gervonta Davis after Friday's win: Avila 'brought out the best in me'

Gervonta "Tank" Davis of Baltimore was pleased with his effort Friday night in stopping Mexico's Guillermo Avila 29 seconds into the sixth round of a Premier Boxing Champions super featherweight bout on Spike TV at the D.C. Armory in Washington.

"I knew Avila was going to be a tough, strong opponent," Davis said. "I cracked him a few times early, but he kept bouncing back every time. When I knocked him down, I could tell he wasn't hurt and was impressed by his toughness. He brought out the best in me. I'm happy I could get this victory for my team, my city of Baltimore, Floyd Mayweather and everyone that...

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