Prediction: There won’t be a Dawson vs. Pascal rematch, because Jean will lose his next fight

Image: Prediction: There won’t be a Dawson vs. Pascal rematch, because Jean will lose his next fightBy Eric Thomas: A disappointed Chad Dawson (29-1, 17 KO’s) spoke to Larry Merchant after Saturday’s 11 round technical decision loss to World Boxing Council light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal (26-1, 16 KO’s) at the Bell Centre, in Montreal, Canada. Dawson, 28, said he has a rematch clause for his fight with Pascal and is under the impression that he’ll be back in the ring to try and avenge his controversial loss. I don’t see that happening. Pascal, 27, will be allowed to fight one fight before the rematch with Dawson, and there’s little question that Pascal will take a big money fight against IBF super middleweight champion Lucian Bute, who like Pascal, is another Canadian based fighter. I wish I could see Pascal beating Bute, but I can’t.

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