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Bernard Hopkins: I’ll continue my career and go after the champions

By Dan Ambrose: Bernard Hopkins (52-6-2, 32 KO’s) fought his heart out last Saturday night against Chad Dawson (31-1, 17 KO’s) but it wasn’t good enough for him to get the win with the three judges, as the 47-year-old Hopkins came up the loser by a 12 round majority decision by the scores 117-111, 117-111 […]

Will Cleverly fight Dawson now that he’s knocked off Hopkins?

By Scott Gilfoid: WBO light heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly had been talking about wanting to fight Bernard Hopkins win or lose after his fight against Chad Dawson was over.  → read full story

Hopkins leaning towards continuing his career, possibly against Lucian Bute next

By Jim Dower: Bernard Hopkins isn’t saying whether he’ll retire or not, but it looks like he’ll continue his career after losing his WBC 175 pound title to Chad Dawson last by a 12 round majority decision.  → read full story

Hopkins: The only way I would have beaten Dawson is if I knocked him out

By Dan Ambrose: Instead of pouring praise over his conqueror Chad Dawson last night after losing to him by a 12 round majority decision in Atlantic City, Bernard Hopkins suggests that he needed a knockout in order to beat the younger 29-year-old Dawson.  → read full story

Hopkins makes quick exit after Dawson loss without giving post-fight interview

By Jim Dower: Former WBC light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins made a quick beeline to the exit last night after the results were announced in his 12 round majority decision loss to Chad Dawson.  → read full story

Will Hopkins’ anger work for him against Dawson?

By Allan Fox: The common wisdom in boxing is it’s never a good thing for a fighter to fight with anger, because they’re not thinking clearly and ended up making a lot of foolish mistakes.  → read full story

Atlas: I don’t see Hopkins doing well against Dawson

By Dan Ambrose: ESPN2 Friday Night Fights analyst Teddy Atlas doesn’t see things going well for 47-year-old Bernard Hopkins on Saturday night against the younger Chad Dawson in Atlantic City.  → read full story

Hopkins: I’m going to prove people wrong by beating Dawson

By Dan Ambrose: Age appears to have finally caught up with the 47-year-old WBC light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins (52-5-2, 32 KO’s) as he heads into his fight tonight against the younger, more talented 29-year-old Chad Dawson (30-1, 17 KO’s) at the Boardwalk Hall In Atlantic City, New Jersey.  → read full story

Weights: Hopkins 173.5, Dawson 174.5

By Jim Dower: During Friday’s weigh-in, WBC light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins had an angry look on his face when it came time for his stare down with challenger Chad Dawson for their rematch tomorrow night at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey.  → read full story

Andre Ward could face Hopkins-Dawson winner

By Allan Fox: Dan Goosen, the promoter for WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward, wants to set him up with the winner of this Saturday’s fight between 47-year-old Bernard Hopkins and Chad Dawson, according to the latest boxing news.  → read full story

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