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Boxing: Sniper rumors sparked chaos in Gervonta Davis bout

ANDhe fight last Saturday (early Sunday morning in Spain) between Gervonta Davis and Rolando Romero experienced a most unexpected ending beyond the


ANDhe fight last Saturday (early Sunday morning in Spain) between Gervonta Davis and Rolando Romero experienced a most unexpected ending beyond the ring, where the left-hander from Baltimore imposed his terrifying punch to add his twenty-seventh victory in as many fights.

And it is that the Barclays Center in Brooklyn experienced a real hell due to the rumors of a possible sniper in full collective psychosis after the massacre in Uvalde, Texas, in which 21 people died, including 19 children. It all turned out to be a false alarm.

Suddenly I heard screaming and saw people running, then they yelled at us that there was an active shooter and we had to huddle in a room and close the doors. She was fucking petrified

The incidents derived from the stampede of the public present in the venue, which included numerous people trampled, caused up to 10 injuries Fortunately, they suffered minor injuries.

Several witnesses claim that people started shouting that someone was shooting. It wasn’t true, but the crowd didn’t know it.

It’s not clear how the rumor started, but it spread like wildfire. A security guard said someone was shooting outside the sports arena and that caused people leaving the match will return terrified inside the Barclays Center destroying everything in its path.

The Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka was among those present, recounting her experience in a tweet: “I was at the Barclays Center and all of a sudden I heard screaming and saw people running, then they yelled at us that there was an active shooter and we had to huddle in a room and close the doors. I was f*cking.” petrified.”