Gervonta Davis is a professional boxer and a four-time world champion and has held the WBA lightweight title since the year 2019 and the WBA super featherweight title since October 2020. He is also ranked as the world’s best active super featherweight by the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board and as the second-best active lightweight by BoxRec.
Gervonta Davis has an estimated Net worth of $4 Million
According to celebrity net worth, Gervonta Tank Davis has an estimated net worth of approximately $4 Million for the year 2020.
Gervonta Davis has been challenged for a fight
Boxing star, Ryan Garcia has just emerged victorious over Luke Campbell. The lightweight boxer however already has his next opponent in mind.
Ryan Garcia went on to publicly challenge the WBA lightweight champion in an interview with TMZ Sports. He spoke to the media and he said, “I don’t have time for celebrations, I’m on one mission. I’m on a mission to knock out Gervonta Davis in two rounds. This man will go down, two rounds—that’s a promise.” Will Ryan Garcia be able to knock out Gervonta Davis in two rounds? Guess we’ll have to wait and watch.
The Boxer’s life growing up
Gervonta Davis was born on the 7th of November in the year 1994 in Baltimore, Maryland. He began training as a boxer at the Upton Boxing Center since he was just five years old. He was trained by Calvin Ford and he had an extremely successful career as an amateur. He won the National golden gloves championship in the year 2012 and two national junior Olympic gold medals as well as Two ringside world championships.
He grew up in one of the most crime-ridden areas and was a student at a local magnet school called Digital Harbor High School but he dropped out to focus on his boxing career. He then went on to earn a second degree through a GED program.
Controversies throughout his life
On the 19th of September, Gervonta Davis was accused of first-degree assault and an arrest warrant was issued. According to reports, the incident took place on the 1st of august and due to the lack of proof, Gervonta Davis was charged with a second-degree assault. On the 14th of September in the year 2018, Gervonta Davis went on to get arrested in Washington D.C where he had started a fistfight, and on the 1st of February, he was arrested on the basis of battery and domestic violence against his former girlfriend. The incident took place at the University of Miami where he was seen grabbing a woman by her shirt and taking her to a room.