Bob Arum said Julio Cesar Chavez could fight Brian Vera next, and eventually, Andre Ward.
Pascal and Hopkins make weight
Jean Pascal and Bernard Hopkins on Friday made weight for their fight Saturday in Montreal on HBO. Chad Dawson and Adrian Diaconu, who fight in the co-feature, also made weight.
The four fighters in the co-featured bouts Saturday in Montreal on HBO all made weight on Friday.
Jean Pascal, THE RING light heavyweight champion, and challenger Bernard Hopkins weighed 174.75 pounds, a quarter pound below the limit. The weighed 174.5 and 174.25 respectively when they fought to a draw in December.
Chad Dawson weighed 173.63 pounds for his light heavyweight fight against Adrian Diaconu, who weighed 174.25.