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Eleider Alvarez to step aside to let Stevenson fight Badou Jack

By Tim Royner: Mandatory challenger Eleider Alvarez reportedly will be signing a step aside deal to let WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis ‘Superman’ Stevenson (29-1, 24 Kos) defend his title against Badou Jack (22-1-2, 13 KOs) next.… Read

Beterbiev wants Bivol, Kovalev or Stevenson

By Allan Fox: IBF heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev (12-0, 12 KOs) says he’ll be looking to fight a unification match soon against the likes of Adonis Stevenson, Dmitry Bivol and possibly Sergey Kovalev if he captures the vacant WBO 175lb. title this Saturday.… Read

Artur Beterbiev calls out Adonis Stevenson

By Allan Fox: Artur Beterbiev (12-0, 12 KOs) captured the IBF light heavyweight title last Saturday night on November 11 in stopping Enrico Koelling (23-2, 6 KOs) in the 12th round to win the vacant IBF title in Fresno, California. Beterbiev, 32, wants bigger game in going after WBC 175 lb. champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson […]

Adonis Stevenson vs. Eleider Alvarez in Jan. 2018

By Allan Fox: WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson (29-1, 24 KOs) WON’T be fighting his mandatory challenger Eleider “Storm” Alvarez (23-0, 11 KOs) in 2017. The fight is being pushed to 2018 on January 20 or 27th, according to Michael Benson.… Read

Adonis Stevenson vs. Eleider Alvarez in the works for Dec.

By Jim Dower: WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson (29-1, 24 KOs) and #1 WBC mandatory Eleider “Storm” Alvarez (23-0, 11 KOs) are negotiating a fight for December in Quebec, according to Dan Rafael. This is a fight that boxing fans have been waiting for and it finally looks like it’s about to happen. […]

Badou Jack says he’s not ducking Dmitry Bivol

By Jim Dower: Badou Jack (22-1-2, 13 KOs) says he didn’t vacate his WBA World light heavyweight title to duck an ordered fight against interim WBA champion Dmitry Bivol (11-0, 9 KOs). According to Jack, part of the agreement he signed for his fight against Nathan Cleverly on August 26 was that he would vacate […]

The Mandatory Situation

By Gav Duthie: The recent verbal battle between the trio involving WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson, mandatory challenger Eleider Alvarez and new WBA regular champion Badou Jack got me thinking about each organization’s flawed obligations to their mandatories. The condensed version of this argument is that Alvarez has been mandatory for two years and […]

Adonis Stevenson: I’m ready to fight Badou Jack

By Jeff Aranow: WBC World light heavyweight champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson says he’s now ready to fight WBA champion Badou Jack or IBF/WBA/WBO 175 lb. champion Andre “SOG” Ward in a unification fight. Stevenson says it doesn’t matter which of the two he fights. He wants to add their titles to his collection. … Read

Adonis Stevenson accepts Badou Jack’s challenge

By Allan Fox: WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson (29-1, 24 KOs) has accepted newly crowned WBA World 175 lb. champion Badou Jack’s challenge to fight him in a unification match. Stevenson, 39, wanted to fight a unification match against IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Andre “SOG” Ward, but there doesn’t appear to be any interest […]

Badou Jack calls out Adonis Stevenson after beating Cleverly

By Sean Jones: Moments after stopping a WBA World light heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly (30-4, 16 KOs) in the 5th round last Saturday night, Badou “The Ripper” Jack (22-1-2, 13 KOs) called WBC 175 lb. champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson (29-1, 24 KOs) for a unification fight. With his impressive win over Cleverly, Badou Jack stole […]

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