Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis vs. Frank Martin fight results, schedule for 2024 boxing fight

Pound-for-pound star Gervonta “Tank” Davis looks to extend his formidable winning run to 30 fights unbeaten when he defends his WBA lightweight championship against Frank Martin at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on June 15. The 12-round bout, plus undercard action, will be streamed live by Prime Video.

WATCH: Gervonta Davis vs. Frank Martin on Prime Video

Davis (29-0, 27 KOs) is the biggest hitter in the 135-pound division. The Baltimore native can take an opponent out with either hand and displayed his body punching expertise last time out when he stopped Ryan Garcia with a single left hand to score a seventh-round TKO.

“I’m gonna break you up,” Davis told Martin at the final press conference on Wednesday. “I’m gonna split all that up under your eyes. Every time I tell people something is gonna happen, what happens?

“It hasn’t even hit him yet. He’ll see Saturday. It’s gonna hit him. Especially when I touch him. What is he bringing to the table that I haven’t seen?”

Martin (18-0, 14 KOs) doesn’t have his opponent’s experience at top level, but he was a standout amateur and his skills are beyond reproach. In his most recent fight, last July, the Detroit-born stylist dropped Artem Harutyunyan in the final round to secure a unanimous decision triumph.

“This can go down however [Davis] wants it to go down,” said Martin. “If he acts up, like I’ve been saying, you’re gonna see Gervonta Davis get knocked out. If he acts crazy, he’s going to sleep.

“He comes out to hurt everyone he fights. We’ve heard that before. We’re not worried about none of that. We’re ready for whatever he’s about to bring. We got his number.”

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In the co-main event, David Benavidez makes his light heavyweight debut against former WBC champion Oleksandr Gvozdyk.

The Sporting News will provide undercard results and a report on the main event:

What channel is Gervonta Davis vs. Frank Martin on?

  • U.S.: Prime Video | PPV.com 
  • U.K.: Prime Video (£20)

Davis vs. Martin is available on Prime Video in the U.S. Prime Video is available for existing Prime customers and those new to the platform. Subscribers can choose from multiple membership plans with discounts available for students.

Prime also offers a free 30-day trial.

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Gervonta Davis vs. Frank Martin start time

  • Date: Saturday, June 15 
  • Time: 8 p.m. ET | 1 a.m. BST (Sun) | 10 a.m. AEST (Sun)
  • Location: MGM Grand Garden Arena — Las Vegas

The event starts at 8 p.m. ET, and Davis and Martin should make their way to the ring around 11:15 p.m. ET, depending on how long the undercard fights last.

Gervonta Davis vs. Frank Martin fight card, odds

  • Gervonta Davis (c.) vs. Frank Martin for the WBA lightweight title
  • David Benavidez vs. Oleksandr Gvozdyk for the interim WBC light heavyweight title
  • Alberto Puello def. Gary Antuanne Russell via SD 12 (115-112, 114-113, 110-118) for the interim WBC super lightweight title
  • Carlos Adames (c.) def. Terrell Gausha via UD 12 (119-109, 118-110, 118-110) for the WBC middleweight title

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