David Avanesyan (Давид Гаврушевич Аванесян) is a Russian professional boxer. The nickname provided to him is “Ava.” David was born on the 15th of August 1988 in Pyatigorsk, Stavropol Krai, Russia. 

David is a WBA World Welterweight Champion and EBU European Boxing Union Champion.

Quick Info
Full NameDavid Gavrushevich Avanesyan
Date Of Birth15 August 1988
Birth PlacePyatigorsk, Stavropol Krai, Soviet Union (now Russia)
Zodiac Sign Leo
Nationality Russian
ProfessionProfessional boxer.
Age32 years
Height5 ft 8 in
Net Worth$1 Million - $5 Million

Physical Stats

David is a Russian by Nationality.

He is 32 years old, 5’8” tall, weighting Welterweight. The body measurements are not available at the moment. 

The zodiac sign of David is Leo.

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David Avanesyan image source ring TV

How did David Avanesyan start his career?

Early Career:

On June 12, 2009, he made his debut match in Sochi, winning the 4th inning 3-0 (40-37, 40-36 for the two) and decorating the debut match with a white star.

On August 24, 2010, he played a Russian welterweight title-deciding match with Ivan Caberucon, winning a 3-0 decision, and succeeding in winning the title.


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Professional Career:

On May 28, 2011, he played against Ruslan Kharddinob and succeeded in defending the Russian throne for the first time with a 10th 3-0 (96-94, 97-94, 100-92) decision win. On July 30, 2011, Samuel Kamau and WBC Youth Intercontinental Welter Weight Interim Championships were played, and the match ended with a towel thrown in from Kamau’s second in the third inning. He won the title three times with a TKO win of 2 minutes 30 seconds.

On March 16, 2012, he played an ABCO welterweight title-deciding match with James Onyango and succeeded in winning the title with a TKO win of 6 times 1 minute 51 seconds. WBC Baltic and CIS BB Welterweight Champion Athrun Zala played against WBC Baltic on March 16, 2013, and won the WBC Baltic Championship after drawing with a 1-1 (114-114, 117-111, 111-118) decision in the 12th inning. He failed and failed to win the CISBB title.

On November 4, 2013, he played the WBC Baltic Welter Weight Championship with Carlos Leonardo Elera and succeeded in winning the title with two 1’46 KO wins. On April 18, 2014, he played against Kaiser Mabusa, winning the 12th inning 3-0 (117-110, 118-110, 119-108) and successfully defending the WBC Baltic Championship for the first time.

On September 26, 2014, he faced Ramon de la Cruz Senna and won the 10th 3-0 (99-91, 100-90, 100-91) decision for the second time on the WBC Baltic Championship. He succeeded in defending. 

Andre Berto defeated Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the Monte Carlo Sal Dezetoire on November 7, 2015. Charlie Navarro and WBA World Welterweight Interim Championships, deciding 9 Succeeded in winning the title with a TKO win of 1 minute 50 seconds.

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David Avanesyan image source tech gate

David Avanesyan VS Shane Mosley

On May 19, 2016, the WBA ordered the winner of David Avanesyan VS Shane Mosley to play a unified title match with the winner of Keith Thurman VS Shawn Porter on June 25. On May 28, 2016, at the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona, he faced Shane Mosley, the WBA World Welterweight 3rd and former World 3rd Champion, 12 times 3-0 (2 players 117- 110, 114-113), he succeeded in defending for the first time despite suffering.

On July 14, 2016, the WBA began negotiations with Abanesyan on the unification of the title with regular champion Keith Thurman on the same day and concluded the negotiations within 30 days until August 13, 2016. On February 7, 2017, the WBA announced that it had promoted Abaneshyan to the regular championship. 12 times 0- After losing the judgment of 3 (113-115, 112-116 × 2), he failed to defend for the second time and fell from the throne.

On February 16, 2018, at the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino in Reno, Nevada, they faced NABF North American Welterweight Champion Egidyus Cavaliauscus, losing 6 times 1 minute 55 seconds TKO and failing to win the title.


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Josh Kelly VS David Avanesyan

On January 3, 2021, the match against Joshua Kelly was decided on January 30. Still, the match was postponed due to a ban on going out in the UK, where the match was held due to the spread of the new coronavirus infection.

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David Avanesyan image source world boxing news


A summary of the professional boxer David Avanesyan, he has played 31 major fights in total. He has won 27 and lost 3, where he won 15 matches by knockout and 12 matches by decision. He is an unbeatable best in the boxing ring. Also, he is a WBA Welterweight and European Welterweight Champion.

Total fights31
Wins by KO15
Draws 1

Who is the Girlfriend of David Avanesyan?

David Avanesyan has not shared his personal events and prefers to keep his personal life a secret and private. 


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Social Media

David Avanesyan is seen as active in social media; he has more than 29K followers on Instagram and more than 4K followers on Twitter. He is seen twitting and posting the major events to his daily workout schedule and matches on social media sites.

 How much is David Avanesyan’s net worth?

The net worth of David Avanesyan is estimated to be around $1 Million. David was gifted with cars like Toyota Corolla by his performance and victory in his career, although he owns Mercedes and Audi.


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