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Stevenson conquers Bika, is Kovalev next?

By Allan Fox: Making his 5th defense of his World Boxing Council 175 pound title, Adonis Stevenson (26-1, 21 KOs) was victorious in defeating former WBC 168 pound champion Sakio Bika (32-7-3, 21 KOs) by a unanimous 12 round decision on Saturday afternoon at the Pepsi Coliseum, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Stevenson, 37, unloaded everything […]

Beterbiev wants Kovalev fight, not worried about Campillo fight

(Credit: Amanda Kwok / PBC on CBS) By Allan Fox: This Saturday night unbeaten #11 WBA light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev (7-0, 7 KOs) will be fighting 36-year-old former WBA cruiserweight champion Gabriel Campillo (25-6-1, 12 KOs) in a 12 round bout on the undercard of the Adonis Stevenson vs. Sakio Bika fight at the […]

WBC orders negotiations between Adonis Stevenson and Sergey Kovalev

By Dan Ambrose: Earlier on Thursday the World Boxing Council ordered IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (27-0-1, 24 KOs) and WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson (25-1, 21 KOs) to begin negotiations between them. If they’re unable to negotiate a fight, then there’s a purse bid that will take place on April 17th. Stevenson […]

Sergey Kovalev moved to #10 in Ring’s pound-for-pound rating

By Scott Gilfoid: Last Saturday night IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (27-0-1, 24 KOs) impressed a lot of boxing fans with his 8th round stoppage win over former WBC 175lb champion Jean Pascal. The win elevated Kovalev to the #10 spot in the Ring’s pound-for-pound rankings. It’s high time that Kovalev cracked the top […]

Adonis Stevenson focused on Bika, not impressed with Kovalev’s win over Pascal

By Dan Ambrose: WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson (25-1, 21 KOs) says he wasn’t impressed with the victory by IBF/WBA/WBO 175 pound champion Sergey Kovlev last Saturday night over former WBC light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. Stevenson didn’t say much about Kovalev’s win other than him just […]

Kovalev vs. Pascal brings in 1.2 mil viewers on HBO

By Allan Fox: IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev’s fight last Saturday night against Canada’s Jean Pascal (29-3-1, 17 KOs) was a huge success on HBO Championship Boxing. The fight pulled in a peak of 1.2 million viewers on HBO, with an average of 1.152 million. While some of the success of the card has […]

Kovalev likely to face Nadjib Mohammedi next

By Dan Ambrose: Canada’s Jean Pascal (29-3-1, 17 KOs) won’t be getting an immediate rematch with IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (27-0-1, 24 KOs) next despite the fact that the two of them were involved in an exciting fight last Saturday night at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. Kovalev stopped a game Pascal […]

Kovalev wanted to floor Pascal in the 8th, but the referee prevented him from doing it

(Photo Credits: David Spagnolo/Main Events) By Dan Ambrose: Last night, former WBC 175 pound belt holder Jean Pascal (29-3-1, 17 KOs) was saved from himself by referee Luis Pabon who did Pascal a big favor in stopping his fight against IBF, WBA, WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (27-0-1, 24 KOs) in the 8th round […]

Pascal: I want a rematch with Kovalev!

By Allan Fox: #1 WBO, #6 WBA Jean Pascal (29-3-1, 17 KOs) isn’t happy with the stoppage last night in his 8th round knockout loss to IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (27-0-1, 24 KOs) at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. Pascal was hurt badly in the 8th round with a left hand shot […]

Kovalev Stops Pascal in First Unified Title Defense

In the much-anticipated main event of the evening, Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (27-0-1, 24 KOs)* and Jean Pascal (29-3-1, 17 KOs) pleased fans with an action-packed battle. Both fighters started by trading some good shots, but Kovalev started to throw some nasty combinations in the third round to take the wind out of the hostile crowd […]

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