Middleweight contender Curtis Stevens tells RingTV that he didn’t fight the right fight against ultra-aggressive and tough Tureano Johnson. “I give myself a D (grade),” he said, but added: “I’m always entertaining whether I make it look hard or I make it look easy.”
Middleweight prospect Tureano Johnson gave an emotional post-fight interview after his bold fight against hard-punching contender Curtis Stevens, which ended with his controversial stoppage in the final round. Johnson was ahead on the scorecards.
Kathy Duva praised the fighters and her Main Events staff for making the April 4 NBC Sports Net “Fight Night” one to remember. Duva also provides an update on the Sergey Kovalev-Adonis Stevenson situation.
Former cruiserweight titleholder Steve Cunningham got up from two fifth-round knockdowns to outpoint heavyweight puncher Amir Mansour on Friday in Philadelphia. Middleweight contender Curtis Stevens rallied to stop relentless Tureano Johnson in the final round of the “Fight Night” co-feature.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook brings us news on Friday night’s NBC Sports Network broadcast featuring Amir Mansour vs. Steve Cunningham and much more.
Curtis Stevens shared his uninhibited thoughts on his April 4 opponent, Tureano Johnson, future fights with Peter Quillin and James Kirkland, Adonis Stevenson’s “b__ch move,” and boxing’s Cold War in this raw interview with Bill Emes. (Warning: explicit language used.)
Sergey Kovalev’s promoter Kathy Duva spoke to the media about the WBO 175-pound titleholder’s KO of Cedric Agnew, his future plans, possible legal action against Adonis Stevenson’s promoter, and her other KO artist, middleweight contender Curtis Stevens.
Unbeaten middleweight prospect Tureano Johnson expects “a throw-back fight” against former title challenger Curtis Stevens, who will be after his second straight knockout win on the undercard of the Steve Cunningham-Amir Mansour heavyweight fight on April 4.
Middleweight contender Curtis Stevens returns against unbeaten Tureano Johnson on the undercard of the Steve Cunningham-Amir Mansour heavyweight fight on April 4 on NBC Sports Network’s Fight Night series.
RingTV.com’s Lee Groves gives his ringside CompuBox analysis of Curtis Stevens’ one-round annihilation of Patrick Majewski and Thabiso Mchunu’s unanimous decision victory over Olanrewaju Durodola in part two of his Atlantic City Travelin’ Man Chronicles
Promoter Kathy Duva spoke about the 2014 plans for middleweight bomber Curtis Stevens, and also said that WBO light heavyweight titleholder Sergey Kovalev would get a shot at RING champ Adonis Stevenson. “The fight’s gonna get made, just not next,” Duva said.
Middleweight contender Curtis Stevens was in a celebratory mood after icing Patrick Majewski in 46 seconds on NBC Sports Net on Friday. The Brooklyn bomber says he’s past his loss to Gennady Golovkin and ready for a shot at WBO titleholder Peter Quillin.
Middleweight Curtis Stevens put November’s loss to Gennady Golovkin behind him with a first-round blitzing of Patrick Majewski, who offered little resistance on the way to a 46-second knockout.
Curtis Stevens says he wasn’t himself during his loss to Gennady Golovkin in November: He couldn’t punch like usual, he couldn’t move and he couldn’t react. Against Patrick Majewski on Friday, Stevens says he’ll stop thinking so much and let his hands go.
Manny Pacquiao’s adviser insists that the eight-division titlewinner was “dead serious” about fighting Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a charity match “for the love of boxing” from which neither boxer would earn a cent.