Shakur Stevenson

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Shakur Stevenson Bio, Wiki, Net Worth
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Wikis

Shakur Stevenson is an American professional boxer who is the current WBO super featherweight champion and WBC super featherweight champion. He also holds WBO junior lightweight title and the WBC junior lightweight title. His record as a boxer is impeccable as he has won all 18 of the bouts he fought in.

Originally from Newark, New Jersey, Ash-Shakur Nafi-Shahid Stevenson was born on June 28, 1997, which makes his birth sign Cancer. The 25-year-old professional boxer is American by nationality and belongs to the Puerto Rican ethnicity.

Quick Wikis

Real Name Ash-Shakur Nafi-Shahid Stevenson
Date of Birth June 28, 1997
Age 25 years
Birthplace Newark, New Jersey, United States
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Nationality American
Ethnicity Puerto Rican
Height 5 feet 7 inches
Profession Boxer
Parents Shahid Guyton, Malikah Stevenson
Dating/Girlfriend Young Lyric
Married/Wife Young Lyric (Engaged)
Siblings 9
Net Worth $3.5 million

Shakur Stevenson Net Worth and Salary

Stevenson had a very successful Youth career, winning the 2014 AIBA Youth World Championships and 2014 Summer Youth Olympics. He also won a silver medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil.

Stevenson turned professional on February 9, 2017, signing a promotional contract with Top Rank. He won his first professional fight against American boxer Edgar Brito via a fifth-round technical decision on April 22, 2017. The next month, he made his Madison Square Garden debut and defeated Argentine boxer Carlos Suarez in just 2 minutes and 35 seconds of the first round.

Shakur Stevenson Net Worth
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After consecutive 14 wins, Stevenson moved up to the super featherweight division. On December 12, 2020, he defeated Toka Khan Clary, with all three judges scoring the contest 100-90 in his favor. He continued his winning streak defeating Jeremiah Nakathila and Jamel Herring.

On April 30, 2022, Stevenson became unified super featherweight champion after beating Oscar Valdez in a unanimous 117-110, 118-109, 118-109 decision. With his recent win, Stevenson has a streak of 18 wins, 9 by knockout and 9 by decision.

In his latest fight against Valdez, Stevenson pocketed $1 million, $500,000 guaranteed purse, and the remaining $500,000 as 70% of PPV share. So far, the New Jersey native has made $5,756,000 in career earnings, excluding bonuses and sponsorships earnings. As of 2022, Stevenson has an estimated net worth of $3.5 million.

Dating his Girlfriend, Young Lyric; Married?

Stevenson has already been taken. He is currently in a relationship with rapper, Young Lyric. His girlfriend is one of the most proficient young rappers out there, having already been compared to industry giants like Cardi B, Nicki Minaj, and Lil Wayne.

Shakur Stevenson Partner
Shakur Stevenson with his girlfriend, Young Lyric. Photo Source: Instagram

The pair made their relationship Instagram official on December 17, 2020, sharing a series of pictures, where the two were seen kissing each other. The following year, the two welcomed their first child, daughter Leilani Asha, on December 6.

Most recently, Stevenson and his rapper girlfriend reached a new milestone in their relationship. On April 30, the New Jersey native proposed to his baby mama just after beating Oscar Valdez to become the unified super featherweight champion.

Shakur Stevenson Wife, Partner, Fiancee
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After handing Valdez the first defeat of his career, Stevenson was joined by his entourage in the ring, including his girlfriend. While being interviewed by Bernardo Osuna, Stevenson got down on one knee and proposed to Young Lyric, saying:

“I love you. Will you marry me?”

Lyric, a mother to Stevenson’s daughter, was visibly emotional – saying “yes” before embracing her new fiance. The newly engaged couple has yet to spill beans about their wedding plans.

Shakur Stevenson Parents and Siblings

Shakur Stevenson is the oldest of nine siblings, born to his mother Malikah Stevenson, and his Puerto Rican father, who was not a part of his life. He and his eight siblings were raised by his stepfather Shahid Guyton. At the age of five, Stevenson took boxing under his grandfather Wali Moses.

Shakur Stevenson Height and Weight

Shakur Stevenson Height
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Stevenson stands tall at the height of 5 feet 7 inches or 170 cm. As a professional boxer, he hits the gym regularly to build up his muscle and gain an athletic physique.


Shakur Stevenson FAQs


Is Shakur Stevenson Mexican?

Shakur Stevenson is a native of Newark, New Jersey.

How old is Shakur Stevenson?

Shakur Stevenson is 25 years old, born June 28, 1997.

What is Shakur Stevenson’s real name?

Shakur’s real name is Ash-Shakur Nafi-Shahid Stevenson.

Where is Shakur Stevenson from?

Shakur Stevenson is from Newark, New Jersey, USA.

Who are Shakur Stevenson’s parents?

Shakur Stevenson’s father is Shahid Guyton, and his mother is Malikah Stevenson.

Is Shakur Stevenson married?

Shakur is not married yet.

Who is Shakur Stevenson’s wife?

Shakur’s soon-to-be wife is Young Lyric.

What is Shakur Stevenson’s net worth?

As of 2022, Shakur Stevenson has an estimated net worth of $3.5 million.

How tall is Shakur Stevenson?

Shakur stands tall at a decent height of 5 feet 7 inches.

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