Not taking a high-profile opportunity for granted, former RING light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal admits that making a fight with WBO/IBF/WBA titlist Sergey Kovalev was an easy decision to make.
A deal has been reached for WBO/IBF/WBA light heavyweight titleholder Sergey Kovalev to face former RING/WBC champion Jean Pascal on March 14.
Former RING light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal was in rare form in a recent Q&A with RingTV.com, in which he revealed a new nickname for current champion Adonis Stevenson.
Could a Sergey Kovalev-Jean Pascal fight circumvent Adonis Stevenson’s mandatory defense against Pascal? Kathy Duva from Main Events certainly isn’t ruling it out.
In the wake of negotiations stalling with Donovan George, former RING light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal will now face Roberto Feliciano Bolonti on Dec. 6.
Having added more straps to his collection, light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev’s team seems to be entertaining more options than just belts in the future.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get details on whom super middleweight Andre Dirrell will tentatively face next on Dec. 19.
Despite what Sergey Kovalev’s promoter, Kathy Duva, believes, RING light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson’s promoter, Yvon Michel says he wants a Stevenson-Kovalev bout.
The Dec. 19 Adonis Stevenson-Dmitry Sukhotsky card in Quebec City is filling out nicely with super middleweight Andre Dirrell, light heavyweight Artur Beterbiev and an IBF welterweight eliminator between Kevin Bizier and Jo Jo Dan now added to the Showtime broadcast.
Light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson and challenger Dmitry Sukhotsky in Montreal promoting their Dec. 19 fight on Showtime. The card will also feature Andre Dirrell against an as-yet unnamed opponent.
Former RING light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal knows a win by Sergey Kovalev over Bernard Hopkins on Nov. 8 could mean a shot at the Russian soon after.
Fighters always say they aren’t looking past the next guy, but Andrzej Fonfara sees his upcoming bout against Doudou Ngumbu as a stepping-stone to a rematch with RING/WBC light heavyweight champ Adonis Stevenson, who defeated Fonfara by a unanimous decision in May.
Andrzej Fonfara lost a unanimous decision to light heavyweight champ Adonis Stevenson in May but gave a spirited effort and hopes to get a rematch. However, first he has to take on Doudou Ngumbu in Chicago on Saturday. Fonfara shared his thoughts on his Ngumbu and the 175-pound division with RingTV.com.
As the adage goes, actions speak louder than words. In that case, is RING light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson all talk when it comes to challenging Bernard Hopkins and Sergey Kovalev?
RING/WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson will return to the ring on Dec. 19 against Russian Dmitry Sukhotsky at Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada on Showtime, promoter Yvon Michel informed RingTV.com on Monday.
Former light heavyweight title challenger Andrzej Fonfara hopes a win over Doudou Ngumbu on Nov. 1 will pave the way to a rematch against RING champion Adonis Stevenson.
Arguably more interesting than it has been in years, the light heavyweight division won’t be seeing an Adonis Stevenson-Artur Beterbiev bout anytime soon.