Super middleweight Adonis Stevenson dropped Don George five times in their IBF elimination bout at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada on Oct. 12 on his way to a 12th-round KO. The win saw Stevenson raise his record to 19-1 with 16 KOs while George fell to 23-3-1 with 20 KOs.
Stevenson, who was born in Haiti, but now makes Montreal his home, decked George of Chicago, Illinois, for the first time in the fifth round. George got up and started to fight back, but soon found himself on the canvas again before the round was over. After picking himself up for the second time he went toe to toe with Stevenson until the bell ended the exciting round.
It didn’t take long for Stevenson to impose his will again as he had George back on the ring deck again the very next round. George showed that he has a lot of heart and wasn’t about to quit after being dropped for a third time and got back to his feet once again.
He managed to stay upright until the 12th and final round when Stevenson sent him ...