David Benavidez
David Benavidez

David Benavidez

“El Bandera Roja / Red Flag”

RECORD

21 - 0 - 0

KOs

18

Weight 168 lbs (76.36 kg)

Age 22

Home Phoenix, Arizona,

Complete Stats

One of boxing's most exciting young fighters, David Benavidez made his pro debut at age 16 and became the youngest 168-pound World Champion in the sport's history. Read Bio

Next Fight / Sep 28, 2019


David Benavidez vs Anthony Dirrell


Staples Center, Los Angeles, California

Latest News

David Benavidez News
Sep 13, 2019 / Dirrell vs Benavidez, Barrios vs Ahkmedov, David Benavidez, Mario Barrios, Josesito Lopez, John Molina Jr, Robert Guerrero

Mexican fighters share their favorite Independence Day memories

David Benavidez, Mario Barrios, Josesito Lopez, John Molina Jr. and Robert Guerrero talk about what Mexican Independence Day means to them ahead of their September 28 PBC on FOX PPV fights at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles.

PBC Boxing Video
Jul 20, 2019 / Spence vs Porter, Dirrell vs Benavidez, Errol Spence Jr., Shawn Porter, Anthony Dirrell, David Benavidez

Errol Spence Jr. meets Shawn Porter in 147-LB unification Sept. 28 on FOX

Two-time World Champion Anthony Dirrell defends his WBC Super Middleweight Title against undefeated former 168-pound World Champion David Benavidez in the co-feature at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles.

PBC Boxing Video
Jun 18, 2019 / David Benavidez

David Benavidez Has Hall of Fame Aspirations

The former World Super Middleweight Champion has put past transgressions behind him as he looks ahead to another world title shot.

Fights

David Benavidez Fights

Win vs J'Leon Love 20-0-0

Mar 16, 2019 AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas, USA

David Benavidez WINS against J'Leon Love by TKO in Round 2 of 10

Win vs Ronald Gavril

Feb 17, 2018 Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas, Neveda

David Benavidez WINS against Ronald Gavril by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Ronald Gavril 18-1-0

Sep 08, 2017 Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas

David Benavidez WINS against Ronald Gavril by SD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Rogelio Medina

May 20, 2017 Laredo Energy Arena, Laredo, Texas

David Benavidez WINS against Rogelio Medina by KO in Round 8 of 12

Win vs Sherali Mamajonov 14-1-0

Jan 28, 2017 MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

David Benavidez WINS against Sherali Mamajonov by TKO in Round 2 of 8

Win vs Denis Douglin

Aug 05, 2016 2300 Arena, Philadelphia

David Benavidez WINS against Denis Douglin by TKO in Round 10 of 10

Win vs Francy Ntetu 16-0-0

Jun 25, 2016 Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA

David Benavidez WINS against Francy Ntetu by TKO in Round 7 of 8

Win vs Phillip Jackson Benson 16-2-0

Apr 30, 2016 StubHub Center, Carson, California, USA

David Benavidez WINS against Phillip Jackson Benson by KO in Round 2 of 8

Win vs Kevin Cobbs 10-1-0

Jan 19, 2016 Club Nokia, Los Angeles, California, USA

David Benavidez WINS against Kevin Cobbs by KO in Round 2 of 8

Win vs Felipe Romero 19-9-1

Nov 14, 2015 Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

David Benavidez WINS against Felipe Romero by TKO in Round 1 of 8

Win vs Alberto Gutierrez 0-11-0

Sep 05, 2015 CUM Aguaprieta, Agua Prieta, Sonora, Mexico

David Benavidez WINS against Alberto Gutierrez by TKO in Round 1 of 6

Win vs Ricardo Campillo 9-7-1

May 15, 2015 US Airway Centre, Phoenix, Arizona, USA

David Benavidez WINS against Ricardo Campillo by TKO in Round 2 of 6

Win vs Rollin Williams 23-20-2

Apr 25, 2015 Celebrity Theater, Phoenix, Arizona, USA

David Benavidez WINS against Rollin Williams by TKO in Round 1 of 8

Win vs Azamat Umarzoda 1-6-2

Dec 20, 2014 Celebrity Theater, Phoenix, Arizona, USA

David Benavidez WINS against Azamat Umarzoda by UD in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Juan Hernandez Luis 0-0-0

Oct 11, 2014 Gimnacio Municipal de Box, Nogales, Sonora, Mexico

David Benavidez WINS against Juan Hernandez Luis by TKO in Round 1 of 4

Win vs Jairo Dolores 0-0-0

Aug 23, 2014 Campos Deportivos de la Casa Social Cerveceria Tecate, Tecate, Baja California, Mexico

David Benavidez WINS against Jairo Dolores by TKO in Round 1 of 4

Win vs Erick Revueltas 0-1-0

May 24, 2014 Auditorio Municipal, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico

David Benavidez WINS against Erick Revueltas by KO in Round 4 of 4

Win vs Arturo Martinez 0-0-0

Apr 11, 2014 HipĆ³dromo Caliente, Arena Tecate, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico

David Benavidez WINS against Arturo Martinez by TKO in Round 1 of 4

Win vs Omar Aizpuro 1-1-0

Jan 31, 2014 Caliente Racetrack, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico

David Benavidez WINS against Omar Aizpuro by TKO in Round 1 of 4

Win vs Edgar Galvan 0-5-0

Dec 04, 2013 Salon Las Pulgas, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico

David Benavidez WINS against Edgar Galvan by KO in Round 1 of 4

Win vs Erasmo Mendoza 0-0-0

Aug 17, 2013 El Chamizal, Puerto Penasco, Sonora, Mexico

David Benavidez WINS against Erasmo Mendoza by KO in Round 1 of 4

Stats

David Benavidez “El Bandera Roja / Red Flag”

  • WINS 21
  • LOSSES 0
  • DRAWS 0
  • KOs 18

Weight 168 lbs (76.36 kg)

Height 6'" (1.87 m)

Reach 77" (196 cm)

  • Born

    December 17, 1996
  • Age

    22
  • Country

    USA
  • Born in

    Phoenix, AZ
  • Trains in

    Phoenix, AZ
  • Stance

    Orthodox
  • Rounds Boxed

    78
  • KO Percentage

    85.71%
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