Who is Jason Gavern?
Jason Gavern is a professional boxer from the United States. He is a former USBA cruiserweight champion and has fought in various other boxing organizations.
Jason Gavern was born on October 15, 1974, in Houston, Texas. He is the son of a high school football coach and started boxing at age 11. Gavern won the 1989 National AAU championship as an amateur and turned pro in 1990.
In 1993, he beat undefeated fighter Joe Lipsey to win the USBA cruiserweight championship. From there he went on to fight in various other boxing organizations such as International Boxing Organization (IBO) and World Boxing Association (WBA). In 2000, he lost to Roy Jones Jr., who was ranked as one of the best pound-for-pound boxers of all time.
Who is Deontay Wilder?
Deontay Wilder is an American professional boxer. He has held the WBC heavyweight title since 2015 and the lineal heavyweight title since 2018.
Wilder has a record of 40-0 with 39 knockouts.
He won his first world title on January 16, 2015 by defeating Bermane Stiverne in a unanimous decision victory.
His most significant accomplishment was winning the WBC world heavyweight champion belt on December 1, 2018 by knocking out Tyson Fury in round 12.