BREAKING: Boxing Star Gervonta Davis Involved in Plane Crash

Published 08/21/2021, 8:40 PM EDT
NEW YORK, NY – JANUARY 24: MANDATORY CREDIT Bill Tompkins/Getty Images Gervonta Davis speaks to the Media during SHOWTIME SPORTS 2018 Boxing Announcements at Cipriani on Jnauary 24, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Bill Tompkins/Getty Images)


Gervonta Davis is one stupendous boxing prodigy who has made a name for himself in no time. As he is a rising star who is improving with every bout, the world keenly has its attention on this prime fighting talent.

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While fans usually get glimpses of Davis’ training sessions or wins, they got to witness some dreadful news earlier this Saturday. Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis, who was about to travel somewhere with his private jet, faced a setback when his plane crashed while taking off.

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After this crash, Gervonta Davis went live on his Instagram feed and talked about the entire incident. Michael Benson shared a snippet of his live video on his Twitter, wherein ‘Tank’ spoke about his safety and how this plane crash took place.

Davis revealed that he was safe and his fans certainly heaved a sigh of relief as he escaped from an extremely dangerous situation.

Gervonta Davis is a true boxing stalwart

‘Tank’ Gervonta Davis, ever since his first pro-boxing appearance, has made steady statements to allure his supporters. He is one terrifying fighting prospect who rolls out some fiery performances to keep the fans entertained.

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LOS ANGELES, CA – FEBRUARY 08: Gervonta Davis weighs in for his WBA Super Featherweight Championship fight against Hugo Ruiz (not pictured) at the The Westin Los Angeles Airport hotel on February 8, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)

That’s principally why he is a fan favorite fighter who is chalking out his career in the finest way. For now, he has the WBA ‘regular’ super-lightweight belt to his name.

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Furthermore, at least for another week, he has belts in two more divisions as well. (until he responds to the WBA and declares which belts he will keep moving forward)

As Gervonta Davis is safe, fans will be thrilled that ‘Tank‘ will not be away from the ring for a long period of time. Hence, they will look forward to hearing some news about his return.

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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