(Ash-Shakur Nafi-Shahid Stevenson) Shakur Stevenson is an American proficient boxer, who addressed USA at the 2016 Olympics and won silver decoration in the in the bantamweight division. Fighter who has ascended to acclaim for his work in the featherweight division. He turned proficient in February 2017 in the wake of having won a silver award for the US at the 2016 Summer Olympics as a bantamweight.
Shakur Stevenson physical Measurements
|Height||5ft 8in (173cm)|
|Weight||58 Kg. (126 lbs.)|
|2014||Gold medal at the AIBA Youth World Championships in flyweight|
|2014||Gold medal at the Youth Olympics in Flyweight|
|2016||Silver medal at the Rio Olympics|
He is a former WBO featherweight champion and is ranked #1 on WBO and #2 WBC super featherweight rankings.
In 2015, Stevenson won the U.S. Youth National championships. A year later, he won the U.S. Olympic Qualifiers and represented his country at the Olympics. He won the Silver medal in Rio.
His professional career started in 2017 when he signed with Top Rank. The ‘Fearless’ has since gone on to have 15 professional fights. In that time has won one world title. This title victory came in 2019 when he became WBO featherweight champion of the world.
|Step Father||Shahid Guyton|
Apart fromt this he has 9 siblings.
Shakur Stevenson Girlfriend
He started his boxing preparing under the tutelage of his granddad Wali. He started a relationship with rapper Young Lyric. In October 2021, they declared that they’re expecting a little girl together. In December 2021, the couple reported the introduction of their little girl.
He proposed his girlfriend on April 30, 2022 after knocking Valdez down in the sixth round.
The second win came during the postfight interview. Stevenson paused, got on one knee, brought out a ring and proposed to his girlfriend, rapper Young Lyric … and she said yes.
Shakur Stevenson Biography
Shakur Stevenson was brought into the world on 28th June 1997 to Malikah Stevenson and Shahid Guyton in Newark, New Jersey, United States. He is the most established among the nine kin and was acquainted with the boxing at the credulous period of only 5 by his granddad Wali Moses, who likewise possessed an enclosing rec center Newark.
His granddad flippantly once told that he generally realize that Shakur was conscious as youngster, while he would rehearse individualized sparring.
He started his initial boxing training under his grandfather Wali as the veteran had a huge influence on him.
He was named after Tupac Shakur, the eminent rapper, who was killed nine months after Shakur’s introduction to the world. He acquire a gold award at the 2014 Youth Olympic for USA as flyweight fighter. He likewise won a gold award at the 2014 AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships as flyweight fighter around the same time.
He has a net worth of more than $15 million according to some websites.
He acquired a gold award as a flyweight at the 2014 AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships. He battled his second-ever proficient battle at Madison Square Garden in May 2017.