Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 8/31/14
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Fight Pick & Preview - "Bad" Chad vs. "Superman" Stevenson: On June 8, WBC Light Heavyweight Champion “Bad” Chad Dawson defends his belt against hometown favorite Adonis Stevenson at the Bell Centre in Montreal. Dawson is looking to get cooking again as top dog in his weight class after a disastrous attempt to unseat 168-pound kingpin Andre Ward 9 months ago. Stevenson, meanwhile, is in search of his first title. This is not an easy comeback fight for Dawson--having to come into Montreal to tangle with a very hard-hitting fighter who is on a roll of 7 straight knockouts. Still, if anyone knows how important the issue of weight is, it’s Dawson. He’s back where he belongs at 175, while Stevenson is really a super middleweight looking to make noise in a new division against one of its best fighters. Date: June 8, 2013 Site: Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Weight Class: WBC Light Heavyweight Championship: 12 Rounds Chad Dawson, 31-2 (17 KOs), New Haven, CT, WBC Light Heavywe...
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