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.
RING light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson and Russian 175-pound prospect Artur Beterbiev could return to action in separate bouts against opponents to be determined on April 4 at the Colisee de Quebec in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, promoter Yvon Michel informed RingTV.com on Sunday.
Light heavyweight Artur Beterbiev could possibly face fellow contender Isaac Chilemba on March 14, according to Kathy Duva of Main Events.
In another benchmark moment of an already storied career, Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De La Hoya has been named “Promoter of the Year” by Sports Illustrated.
Though Adonis Stevenson’s recent stoppage of Dmitry Sukhotsky was seen as easy work, the RING light heavyweight champion’s promoter still sees “Superman” as superior.
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.
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.
Celebrated 2012 Olympian and six-time Canadian national champion Custio Clayton has signed with Yvon Michel of GYM.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.