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Shakur Stevenson was born for the spotlight. Just a kid from Newark may be the motto but he is now a big time star in the making.
After his attempt for a gold medal in the 2016 Olympics, Shakur Stevenson had one of the greatest fights many consider in the history of the Olympics. His pure boxing skills caught the eye of his idol Floyd Mayweather who is on record saying, he flew out to Rio Brazil just to see the future of boxing.
So many people have high hopes for Shakur but if you spent time with him you wouldn't be able to tell. He's such a humble kid and has the same demeanor each and everyday. It's like he able to flick a switch on when it comes to boxing. Many stars have gravitated to Shakur from boxing legends to rap stars. One of his favorite rappers took time to reach out to Shakur even while he's facing adversity. Rapper Kevin Gates gave Shakur some motivational words under his Instagram post.
Shakur Stevenson is currently out training with his other idol who have been behind him for a long time now. Andre Ward has been there giving him encouragement and advice whenever Shakur was going into a big fight.
Seems like everyone just love this kid from Newark and want the best for him. Shakur got his sights on starting his pro career soon. Many experts predict Shakur to be the one to carry the sport of boxing and say that the sky is the limit for his type of talent. We'll continue to follow the Newark star as he is now striving to become a world champion.
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