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Quick facts for kidsKeyshawn Davis
|Height||5ft 9 in|
|Born||February 28, 1999
Norfolk, Virginia, U.S.
|Wins by KO||2|
Keyshawn Davis (born February 28, 1999) is an American professional boxer. As an amateur, he won a silver medal at both the 2019 Pan American Games and 2019 World Championships.
Pan American Games result
- Quarter-finals: Defeated Luis Arcon (Venezuela) W/O
- Semi-finals: Defeated Michael Alexander (Trinidad and Tobago) 5–0
- Final: Defeated by Andy Cruz (Cuba) 4–1
World Championship result
- Round of 32: Defeated Elnur Abduraimov (Uzbekistan) 5–0
- Round of 16: Defeated Michael Alexander (Trinidad and Tobago) 5–0
- Quarter-finals: Defeated Sofiane Oumiha (France) 5–0
- Semi-finals: Defeated Hovhannes Bachkov (Armenia) 4–1
- Final: Defeated by Andy Cruz (Cuba) 5–0
Olympic Games result
Tokyo 2020 (held in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic)
- Round of 32: Defeated Enrico Lacruz (Netherlands) 5-0
- Round of 16: Defeated Sofiane Oumiha (France) by RSC (Round 2)
- Quarter-finals: Defeated Gabil Mamedov (Russian Olympic Committee) 4-1
- Semi-Finals: Defeated Hovhannes Bachkov (Armenia) 5-0
- Finals: Defeated by Andy Cruz (Cuba) 4-1
Davis made his professional debut against Lester Brown on February 27, 2021. In the second round, Davis dropped his opponent with a left hook to the head. Brown managed to recover from the knockdown and continue, however Davis secured victory after landing a combination of heavy punches which forced the referee to step in and end the bout.Davis' second bout as a professional was against Richman Ashelley on April 3, 2021. Davis was dominant throughout the bout and in the fourth round, landed a number of heavy punches which visibly hurt his opponent. This resulted in Ashelley retiring at the end of the round after his corner team judged that he was unable to continue.
Davis was taken the distance for the first time as a professional when he fought against Jose Antonio Meza on the undercard of Canelo Álvarez vs. Billy Joe Saunders on May 8, 2021. Davis won via wide unanimous decision after winning every round on each of the three scorecards.
Professional boxing record
|3 fights||3 wins||0 losses|
|3||Win||3–0||Jose Antonio Meza||UD||6||May 8, 2021||AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas, U.S.|
|2||Win||2–0||Richman Ashelley||RTD||4 (6), 3:00||Apr 3, 2021||Caesars Palace Bluewaters, Dubai, United Arab Emirates|
|1||Win||1–0||Lester Brown||TKO||2 (4), 2:50||Feb 27, 2021||Hard Rock Stadium, Miami Gardens, Florida, U.S.|
- Professional boxing record for Keyshawn Davis from BoxRec
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