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Benavidez's Manager Reacts To DeGale, Says Eubank Wins WBSS

In several recent interviews, IBF super middleweight world champion James DeGale revealed that he wants to have a unification with WBC champion David Benavidez in the first quarter of next year. DeGal...Read More

James DeGale: I Hope David Benavidez is Next in March or April

JAMES DeGALE feared his boxing career was over after injury left him unable to even button his shirt. The IBF super-middleweight champion has been out of action since his January clash with Badou Jack...Read More

DeGale: I Spoke To Al Haymon, He Said David Benavidez Next!

James DeGale makes his return from injury on December 9th at the Copper Box Arena against rugged pro Caleb Truax. Speaking on our BoxNation Podcast about his preparation for the upcoming card DeGale w...Read More

David Benavidez Extends Promotional Pact With Sampson Boxing

Sampson Lewkowicz proudly announces that budding superstar, and WBC World Super Middleweight Champion, David "El Bandera Roja / Red Flag" has renewed his exclusive Sampson Boxing promotional agreement...Read More

Shabranskyy Sparred With Bivol, Benavidez for Kovalev Fight

NEW YORK – If Vyacheslav Shabranskyy loses to Sergey Kovalev on Saturday night, it won’t be because he wasn’t as prepared as possible. Shabranskyy said before a press conference Wednesday at Madison S...Read More

Ellerbe on The David Benavidez vs. Ronald Gavril Rematch

On September 8th, super middleweight contender Ronald Gavril (18-2) came within a whisker of capturing a world title when he dropped a split decision to David Benavidez (19-0). One judge had the fight...Read More

Caleb Plant Wants David Benavidez Showdown Next

Up and coming super middleweight prospect Caleb "Sweet Hands" Plant (16-0) is yearning for a title shot. At the top of the Tennessee native's wish list is newly crowned WBC champion David Benavidez wh...Read More

David Benavidez on What He Learned From Gennady Golovkin

Moments after David Benavidez made history by becoming the youngest super middleweight champion ever, he became a marked man. Benavidez (19-0) defeated Ronald Gavril (18-2) via split decision on Septe...Read More

David Benavidez: I Wanted Gavril Again To Prove Doubters Wrong

Newly crowned WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (19-0, 17 KOs) is thrilled to be the youngest champion ever in the division but his victory over Ronald Gavril (18-2, 14 KOs) left a bit o...Read More

David Benavidez: Golovkin Not Slowing Down, A lot of Years Left

Recently crowned WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez, like some others, felt Gennady Golovkin had done enough to beat Canelo Alvarez in the September mega-fight. The fight was very competi...Read More

Benavidez on Sparring Ramirez: It Was So Good I Could Sell Tapes

Newly crowned WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (19-0) was very impressed with fellow super middleweight champion Gilberto Ramirez's unanimous decision victory over Jessie Hart. Benavide...Read More

Benavidez vs. Gavril Rematch in Play For January, Says Sampson

Sampson Lewkowicz, promoter for WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez, says there are ongoing negotiations to have a rematch with Ronald Gavril in January 2018. Last month, Benavidez became ...Read More

Video: David Benavidez Talks Golovkin, Gilberto Ramirez, More

David Benavidez Video Interview - Unbeaten featherweights Leduan Barthelemy (13-0-1, 7 KOs) and Eduardo Ramirez (20-0-3, 7 KOs) fought to an exciting split draw in their 10-round brawl that headlined ...Read More

David Benavidez Laughs at Plant, Open For Gilberto Ramirez

Earlier this month, David Benavidez (19-0, 17 KOs), 20 years old, became the youngest world champion in the sport he won a twelve round split decision over tough as nails Ronald Gavril in The Joint at...Read More

David Benavidez vs. Ronald Gavril - CompuBox Punch Stats

Although David Benavidez was dropped by a left hook in the final round (more of a balance shot than a really damaging blow), the 20-year old still became boxing's youngest current titleholder as well ...Read More

Gavril Wants Rematch: I Beat David Benavidez, Dominated Pace!

At 20 years, 9 months old, David Benavidez became boxing’s youngest world champion – and the youngest ever in the super middleweight division – with a split decision victory over Ronald Gavril on Frid...Read More

David Benavidez Gets Off The Floor, Beats Gavril For WBC Belt

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas - David Benavidez (19-0, 17 KOs) was given the toughest test of his career, in winning a twelve round split decision over Ronald Gavril (18-2, 14 KOs) to capture th...Read More

David Benavidez Can Become Boxing’s Youngest Champion

David Benavidez thought he would get his first title shot sometime within the first half of 2018. Unforeseen circumstances have not only expedited that championship process, but also have placed Benav...Read More

Photos: David Benavidez, Ronald Gavril Get Tense at Weigh-In

LAS VEGAS – All six super middleweight boxers made weight on Thursday, one day before a stacked tripleheader tomorrow/Friday, Sept. 8 on SHOWTIME BOXING: Special Edition live on SHOWTIME® (10:05 p.m. ...Read More

Benavidez: Gavril Thinks I'm a Little Kid, But I'll Take Him Out!

David Benavidez gets the sense Ronald Gavril isn’t quite taking him seriously. Benavidez is just 20 years old, still three months away from his 21st birthday. Gavril, according to Benavidez, views him...Read More