(Photo credit: Dave Nadkarni/Premier Boxing Champions) WBC light-heavyweight king Adonis Stevenson last night retained his belt, the one he won in crushing fashion against Chad Dawson back in June of 2013, for the seventh time and what a thrilling fight he and his challenger Thomas Williams Junior put on in Quebec City. A sizzling slugfest the type fans love, Stevenson’s 4th-round KO over Williams Jr gave us plenty of terrific exchanges, switches in momentum and … Read Article
QUEBEC CITY (July 30, 2016) – Light heavyweight world champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson (28-1, 23 KOs) delivered a highlight reel knockout victory over Thomas “Top Dogg” Williams Jr. (20-2, 14 KOs) in the fourth-round of an exciting main event showdown on Premier Boxing Champions on Spike Friday night from Centre Videotron in Quebec City, Canada.… Read Article
WBC Light Heavyweight World Championship
July 29, 2016
Québec City, Québec, Canada – Centre Videotron
This will be the 1,939th fight sanctioned by the WBC in its 53-year history.… Read Article
Light heavyweight world champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson (27-1, 22 KOs) returns to defend his belt against hard-hitting challenger Thomas “Top Dog” Williams Jr. (20-1, 14 KOs) in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Spike Friday, July 29 from Centre Videotron in Quebec City, Canada.
Televised coverage begins at 9 p.m. ET/8 pm. CT and features former world champion “Bad” Chad Dawson (34-4, 19 KOs) against top light heavyweight contender Eleider “Storm” Alvarez … Read Article
For a man who claims he is the best light-heavyweight in the world, WBC king Adonis Stevenson has neither been overly active of late, nor has he been facing elite challengers. It seems we can totally forget about Stevenson and fellow 175-pound ruler Sergey Kovalev fighting, ever. It is a real shame that this, the biggest and best fight that can be made at light-heavyweight, appears destined to be filed under the, ‘what could’ve been’ … Read Article
Boxing returns to Chicago with a bang this Friday at the UIC Pavilion as Rau’shee Warren, Jordan Shimmell and Thomas Williams Jr. headline a card in which ten of the twelve bouts on tap feature an undefeated fighter looking to maintain an unblemished record. Barring a slight miracle – an evening of zero upsets – someone’s “0” seems bound to go.
Dubbed the “Holiday Boxing Bash” by Warriors Boxing Promotions, the card promises to deliver … Read Article
Rau’shee Warren 117.5 vs. Javier Gallo 118
Patryk Szymanski 156 vs. Gundrick King 155
Jose Felix Quezada 135.5 vs. Marlon Lewis 134.5
Eddie Ramirez 141 vs. Dedrick Bell 141… Read Article
Rancho Mirage, CA (April 25, 2014) In front of a huge crowd at the Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa, promoted by Goossen Tutor Promotions and telecast on a Special Edition ESPN Thursday Night Fights and ESPN Deportes’ Noche de Combates and presented by Corona Extra, former world title challenger Josesito Lopez of nearby Riverside, California made a huge statement with a dominant fifth round stoppage of Mexican veteran Aron Martinez in their scheduled ten-round welterweight … Read Article
ESPN Friday Night Fights analyst Teddy Atlas’ “Fight Plan” for tonight’s show in Shelton, Wash., (9 p.m. ET, ESPN2) will present a unique look at what the headliners must do to win. Atlas’ sparring partner this week, ESPN stage manager Saul Avelar, wears a “GoPro” camera to give viewers a first-person point of view.
Credit: ESPN/Producer Jim Zirolli
Atlas’ “Fight Plan” showing what each fighter must do to win
Tonight’s ESPN Friday Night Fights presented … Read Article