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He is barely 25 years old, but he is one of the boxers with the greatest projection for the future. We tell you what titles he has David Benavid


He is barely 25 years old, but he is one of the boxers with the greatest projection for the future. We tell you what titles he has David Benavidez in his boxing career. In this guide to LEFT PUNCH you can consult belts won and championships.

the red flag he stopped his young career due to his indiscipline and addiction problems to illicit substances, but he is back. Despite everything, the Mexican American has an extensive resume in professional boxing.

What titles does David Benavidez have in his boxing career?

His professional career began when he was just 17 years old in 2013. His initial fights were in Mexico due to the restriction of USA to minors. His first championship was achieved in 2017.

Belts:

  • FNAB Junior Super Middleweight Title
  • Vacant WBC super middleweight
  • WBC Super Middleweight World Championship

Photo: David Benavidez (Instagram)

The first time he won the world title, everything benefited him. The WBC ordered a match between Callum Smith and Anthony Dirrellbut Smith he couldn’t so he was named Benavidez as a replacement. Dirrell he dropped out due to injury and instead entered ronald gavril.

The fight was closed for September 8, 2017. After 12 rounds, David it was imposed by a split decision of the judges (117-111, 116-111, 111-116).

Barely 20 years old, Red flag He became the youngest boxer to be world champion in the super middleweight division. So everyone started labeling him as the promise.

However, at 12 months he lost his belt after testing positive for cocaine in a random test conducted by the WBC. In 2020 he gave up his championship again, but now on the scale because he did not make the weight prior to the confrontation against Alexis Angulo.

He has been accused of being an irresponsible boxer who does not obey the orders of his team or his father, who acts as his coach.

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