David Benavidez Wants To Unify Against James Degale – Benavidez (20-0-0, KOs) is a Mexican-American professional boxer. He has held the WBC super middleweight title since 2017. D
David was born into a Mexican family, his older brother, Jose Benavidez is also a professional boxer. Both brothers are trained by their father, Jose Benavidez Sr.
Benavidez Face Romanian contender Ronald Gavril (18-3-0, 14 KOs) on September 8 2017 for the WBC world super middleweight title at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Nevada. Benavidez defeated Gavril after 12 rounds by split decision. Two judges scored the fight 117-111, 116-111 for Benavidez, the third scored it 116-111 for Gavril. With the win, Benavidez became the youngest champion in super middleweight history at the age of 20. Both boxer had a second fight on febreary 2nd with the same result, this time by unanimous decision.
On this segment our man Marcelino Castillo talks to Benavidez abour the status of his career.
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