Gervonta Davis net worth and bio
Born on 7th of November in the year 1994 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, Gervonta Davis is a renowned rising American professional boxer. He is 24 now and is famous among today’s young stars. He defeated Jose Pedraza and became the champion. Gervonta held a title named IBF Junior Lightweight champion since January to August, in the year of 2017. He is currently known as world’s 3rd best super featherweight boxer.
He is the only child of Mr. Garrin Davis and Kenya Brown. At a very tiny age, he was admitted to a boxing center at the age of only 5 and started to learn boxing there. He received many awards at that young age. He has a funky professional name, and that is- “Tank.” He is also known as “The One.”
Gervonta Davis Net Worth
Gervonta Davis’ net worth is increasing day by day. In 2013, his net worth was estimated at around $300,000. In the following year 2014, he made a net worth of $750,000. Again, in 2015, his total income was estimated at $1300,000. In the year 2016, he made almost $1700,000. And finally, his net worth is approximately $2300,000 till the year 2017. His passion and dedication for boxing made him earn this much money. His records are unique and enviable to other boxers. He is one of the most respected boxers of his time as well.
He joined the local Digital Harbor High School but could not continue due to his personal issues an also for his passion for boxing. Later, he attended a GED program and achieved the secondary level degree from here.
Carrier as Boxer
Gervonta Davis started his professional carrier fighting against Desi Williams in the year 2013 when he was only 18. His amateur career was equally successful as he is now. He made a record winning eight matches at a stretch till 2014. He was able to terminate Puerto Rico’s Suarez in 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Furthermore, in 2015, he defeated Ricky Delay only in 94 seconds in Florida. Again, he became the winner fighting against another famous boxer of Mexico Mario Antonio Macias in 2016, and this fight lasted for 41 seconds only. At last, he won the title of IBF junior lightweight in 2017. He is often compared to the famous Mike Tyson for the style of his boxing. Davis is very aggressive and no less explosive than Tyson. Calvin Ford has trained the tank.
Davis has won many national championship awards for his marvelous performance in boxing. From 2006 to 2008, he won the National Silver Gloves Championship. He had also won the National Golden Gloves Championship in the year 2012. Additionally, he won National Junior Olympics twice. His award-winning history is too long to finish. Again, we can see, he received the National Police Athletic League Championships twice. And last but not the least, he received two Ringside World Championships. He got the Super Featherweight World Champion title twice till now.
Full Name: Gervonta Davis
Birth Date: November 7, 1994
Gervonta Davis Net Worth: $2.3 million