Baltimore, Maryland - January 26, 2017: Gervonta Davis in his old neighborhood in West Baltimore. "This is where I used to play football." The current IBF Junior Lightweight Champion grew up with an unstable home life. His father was in and out of jail and both of his parents used drugs. Gervonta was raised by grandparents and had stints in a group home. Boxing was the stable thing in his life.
CREDIT: Matt Roth for The New York Times
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