Curtis Stevens stopped Patrick Teixeira with a single right counter at 1:04 of the second round on the Canelo Alvarez-Amir Khan card Saturday in Las Vegas.
Photos from the weigh-in for the middleweight (at a 155-pound catchweight) championship fight between Canelo Alvarez and Amir Khan.
David Lemieux and Glen Tapia were among the undercard fighters who stood side-by-side at the final press conference before Saturday’s Canelo-Khan show.
Canelo Alvarez’s middleweight championship with Amir Khan on May 7 will be available in nearly 200 movie theaters across the country.
Curtis Stevens will now look to John David Jackson in his corner instead of Andre Rozier for his May 7 fight against undefeated Patrick Teixeira on the Canelo undercard.
David Lemieux faces Glen Tapia in the co-main event; Mauricio Herrera takes on Frankie Gomez; And Patrick Teixeira squares off against Curtis Stevens.
After taking a detour into the world of Big Knockout Boxing in 2015, Stevens is ready to focus on boxing and contending in the middleweight division again.
After plenty of KO promises in the build-up to a grudge match between Gabriel Rosado and Curtis Stevens on the second edition of Big Knockout Boxing, a safety-first majority draw came as a surprise.
In the second edition of Big Knockout Boxing, a ropeless, pit-style boxing competition, Curtis Stevens says he’s looking for an emphatic win over BKB champ Gabriel Rosado to bounce back from his loss to Hassan N’Dam.
Gabriel Rosado is excited about his second BKB appearance on Saturday against fellow former middleweight contender Curtis Stevens, but the two-time title challenger, who remains popular with fans, says his status in the upstart combat sports league hasn’t replaced his goals in traditional boxing.
A number of RING-ranked contenders saw action last week, resulting in changes in the light heavyweight, middleweight and strawweight divisions. Former light heavyweight champ Chad Dawson’s upset loss to Tommy Karpency caused him to drop from the rankings.
Vanes Martirosyan outpointed Willie Nelson days after the loss of his promoter, Dan Goossen. Hassan N’Dam gave Curtis Stevens a boxing lesson.
Hassan N’Dam thoroughly outboxed Curtis Stevens to win a one-sided unanimous decision in a title-elimination fight on Wednesday in Santa Monica, California. It was N’Dam’s first significant test since he went down six times in a loss to Peter Quillin in 2012.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the official weights for tonight’s middleweight title eliminator between Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam and Curtis Stevens an much more.
The boxing world awaits the intriguing IBF middleweight title-elimination bout between Hassan N’Jikam N’Dam and Curtis Stevens on Oct. 1, but the undercard of the ESPN-televised fight looks compelling as well.