RING/WBC light heavyweight champ Adonis Stevenson weighed 174.5 pounds at Thursday’s weigh-in for his Friday title defense against Dmitry Sukhotsky, who weighed 173.5, at Colisee de Quebec in Quebec City. The fight will be televised on Showtime in the U.S.
Dmitry Sukhotsky is the latest light heavyweight to criticize RING/WBC champ Adonis Stevenson, doing so during a Tuesday press conference in Quebec City, Canada, the site of Friday’s clash for Stevenson’s championship.
While RING light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson welcomes a unification fight against WBO/IBF/WBA titlist Sergey Kovalev, he also insists he’s the only fighter who can beat him.
Former RING light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal promises he’s going to surprise the masses with a win over WBA/IBF/WBO titlist Sergey Kovalev on March 14.
Despite a peculiar ending to his bout against Roberto Feliciano Bolonti last Saturday, negotiations are still very much alive for Jean Pascal to meet Sergey Kovalev next year.
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.