Promoter Yvon Michel discusses Stevenson-Kovalev saga

23
Apr

Promoter Yvon Michel discusses Stevenson-Kovalev saga

A grand-unification bout between light heavyweight stars Adonis Stevenson and Sergey Kovalev has long been on the wishlist of boxing fans. Yvon Michel, Stevenson’s promoter, gives his side of the story about why the fight hasn’t happened yet.

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18
Apr

Stevenson-Kovalev: Now what?

Now that Main Events has withdrawn from a purse bid required to set up a match between RING light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson and WBA/IBF/WBO titlist Sergey Kovalev, the possibility of this fight becoming reality is moving further away.

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17
Apr

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans from around the world share their unbridled enthusiasm for tomorrow’s anticipated showdown between Lucas Matthysse and Ruslan Provodnikov, as well as thoughts on Leo Santa Cruz, the PBC, some really good mythical matchups and other subjects, in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!

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15
Apr

Hershman has it all under control

Despite the competition, HBO Sports President Ken Hershman is confident that his network is still the gold standard in bringing boxing to the masses.

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29
Mar

Adonis Stevenson Exclusive: Sergey Kovalev ‘would be easy work’

RING light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson wasn’t impressed by what he saw in Sergey Kovalev’s win over Cedric Agnew on Saturday night, calling the undefeated WBO titleholder “just an average fighter.”

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03
Mar

Light heavyweight war of words heating up

The jabs are flying between light heavyweight champ Adonis Stevenson and WBO titleholder Sergey Kovalev, with each saying they are willing to engage after their upcoming bouts, while Bernard Hopkins and Beibut Shumenov chime in with insults of their own.

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28
Jan

Lem’s latest: Adonis Stevenson-Sergey Kovalev on tap?

The promoters of RING light heavyweight champ Adonis Stevenson and WBO titleholder Sergey Kovalev, the two hardest-hitting fighters in the 175-pound division, could meet in an anticipated showdown at the end of the summer or early fall.

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