Davis vs Stevenson Info
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis could take on Shakur Stevenson in Spring 2021 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
The contest would be for the WBA lightweight championship of the world.
Davis would be defending WBA World Lightweight Championship for the first time. He won this belt against Yuriorkis Gamboa in December 2019. He has held this belt for 7 months and 7 days.
Davis vs Stevenson stats
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 23 wins and zero loses, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Shakur Stevenson would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 14 wins, with 8 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Davis would have a massive power advantage over Stevenson, boosting at 96% knock out percentage over Stevenson's 57%.
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis is the older man by 2 years, at 25 years old.
Stevenson has a height advantage of 1 inch over Davis.
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis fights out of the southpaw stance, while Shakur Stevenson is an orthodox fighter.
Davis is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 9 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 4 years and 2 months earlier than Stevenson, who’s first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 8 more professional rounds, 79 to Stevenson's 71.
Davis vs Stevenson form
Davis remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Yuriorkis Gamboa on 28th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 12th round in their WBA World Lightweight championship fight at State Farm Arena, Georgia, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Ricardo Nunez on 27th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA Super World Super Featherweight championship fight at Royal Farms Arena, Maryland.
Going into that contest, he had won against Hugo Ruiz on 9th February 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBA Super World Super Featherweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.
Before that, he had beat Jesus Andres Cuellar on 21st April 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBA Super World Super Featherweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
He had defeated Francisco Fonseca on 26th August 2017 by knockout in the 8th round in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Stevenson remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Felix Caraballo on 9th June 2020 by knockout in the 6th round at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Joet Gonzalez on 26th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Featherweight championship fight at Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Nevada.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Alberto Guevara on 13th July 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at Prudential Center, New Jersey.
Before that, he had beat Christopher Diaz on 20th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York.
He had won against Jessie Cris Rosales on 18th January 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York.
In terms of recent activity, Shakur Stevenson has been fighting more than Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis.
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis last fought 7 months and 7 days ago, while Shakur Stevenson's last outing was 1 month and 26 days ago.
Davis' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 4 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 26 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.2 rounds on average.
Stevenson's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 4 months and 22 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7 rounds on average.