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Here's a post from tank "Tank" Davis. He's a former NFL player and now writes about his journey from football to entrepreneurship. He writes about his experiences as a personal assistant, as a player, as a coach, as a husband and as a dad. In other words, he writes about everything he does. His posts have a strong NFL flavor, but have a lot of value that transcend just being a football content.
Davis has been training at Upton Boxing Center since he was five years old.
On June 3, 2016 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida as part of a Premier Boxing Champions card, Davis knocked out Mario Antonio Macias (28–18, 14 KOs) with his first punch of the fight, which lasted only 41 seconds. (Source: en.wikipedia.org)
After the fight, Davis said that he had studied the early career of his promoter and mentor, Floyd Mayweather Jr., in order to stay composed. He said, "I had a lot of experience [from the amateur ranks], but I learned how to keep my composure. Floyd told me to stay calm, and I studied Floyd Mayweather [videos] when he was 'Pretty Boy.' My uppercut was my best shot, and it was landing all night. It felt really good to fight the way I did. I could take it and dish it out." Mayweather Jr. himself enthusiastically branded his protégé as the future of boxing. For the fight, Davis earned $75,000 compared to Pedraza, who earned the lions share of $225,000, in what was his third defence. At the time of stoppage, Davis was ahead 59–55 on all three judges' scorecards. (Source: en.wikipedia.org)
The charge was later changed to misdemeanor second-degree assault, which carries a maximum potential sentence of 10 years or a fine of $2,500 or both. At the court, Anthony Wheeler, a childhood friend, complained that Davis punched him on the side of the head with a 'gloved fist'. He then stated he was diagnosed with a concussion in hospital. The incident took place at the Upton Boxing Center in West Baltimore. It was said that Davis would stand trial on November 29, 2017.
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Cuellar, Davis v. "Gervonta Davis drops Jesus Cuellar three times, regains 130 pound world title". WBN - World Boxing News. Retrieved April 25, 2018.