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BERNARD HOPKINS RUMORS

Bernard Hopkins will outscore Sergey Kovalev in Atlantic City

Relying on the sport’s “art and the skill,” pugilistic marvel Bernard Hopkins predicted Friday that he will outclass Russian slugger Sergey Kovalev. The 31-year-old Kovalev (25-0-1, 23 KOs) will face Hopkins (55-6-2-2, 32 KOs) on November 8 in a light heavyweight unification bout at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Kovalev, who enjoyed a brilliant amateur career, last vacated...
Via Sports by Colin
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Hopkins vs. Kovalev confirmed for November 8th in Atlantic City

Since the August 4th announcement of the Bernard Hopkins vs. Sergey Kovalev fight, the boxing world has been wondering when and where the two will meet and put their titles on the line. The wait is over as Golden Boy Promotions and Main Events announced today that Hopkins vs. Kovalev will take place Saturday, Nov. 8 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ live on HBO World Championship...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Hopkins vs Kovalev Confirmed At Boardwalk Hall

BERNARD HOPKINS VS. SERGEY KOVALEV CONFIRMED TO TAKE PLACE AT BOARDWALK HALL IN ATLANTIC CITY, NJ ON SATURDAY, NOV. 8 LIVE ON HBO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®  Tickets Go On Sale Friday, Sept. 5! Atlantic City, NJ (Aug. 22) – Since the August 4th official announcement of the Bernard “The Alien” Hopkins vs. Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev light heavyweight title unification...
Via BadCulture
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bernard Hopkins and Sergey Kovalev are ready to clash

Pugilistic marvel Bernard Hopkins will face Russian slugger Sergey Kovalev on November 8 in a light heavyweight unification bout at a venue to be determined. Hopkins (55-6-2-2, 32 KOs) most recently exited the squared circle in April after earning a split decision over Beibut Shumenov. Dismissing nearly two decades of seniority, Hopkins bullied the 30-year-old Shumenov (14-2, 9 KOs...
Via Sports by Colin
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Hopkins To Meet Kovalev In November

Photo Credit: Darryl Cobb BOXING LEGEND BERNARD HOPKINS TO MEET UNDEFEATED SERGEY KOVALEV IN LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT UNIFICATION BOUT  LIVE ON HBO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® IBF, WBA and WBO Championships all on the line as The Alien vs. Krusher comes to the East Coast in November (August 4, 2014) — Speed, savvy and defense will come face-to-face with explosive power and force this...
Via BadCulture
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Hopkins vs Kovalev First Step Toward Ending The Boxing ‘Cold War?’

Sergey Kovalev dominated another opponent on Saturday night and immediately afterwards he was interviewed side by side with fellow champion Bernard Hopkins. Details were released on friday saying that Kovalev would fight Hopkins this fall if he was to win the fight on Saturday. Everything fell perfectly into place for Kovalev and to be honest it’s fallen perfectly into place for...
Via BlackSportsOnline
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Kovalev crushes Caparello in 2; Showdown with Hopkins looms

Atlantic City, NJ (August 2, 2014) – In the featured attraction at Revel Resorts, Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (24-0-1, 22 KOs) made the 3rd defense of his WBO light heavyweight title against Blake “Il Capo” Caparello (19-0-1, 6 KOs). Going in the stakes were high. Kovalev had recently finalized a deal for a unification fight with Bernard Hopkins (IBF and super WBA champion...
Via BadCulture
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Kovalev Vs. Caparello Results: Kovalev With Early KO, Hopkins Next

Sergey Kovalev suffered a fluke knockdown in the 1st round, which only seemed to make him angry, and stopped Blake Caparello in the very next round. Lesson for the night on HBO so far: Do not make Kovalev angry. Caparello scored a knockdown that was abetted by an apparent step on Kovalev’s foot in combination with a straight left, but it was kind of shocking to see at all. It didn’t...
Via The Queensbury Rules
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Sergey Kovalev to Bernard Hopkins: I’ll fight anytime, any place

As Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (24-0-1, 22 KOs) prepares to face Blake "Il Capo" Caparello on August 2nd on HBO Boxing After Dark from Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, NJ, there has been talk of a match between Kovalev and Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins (55-6-2, 32 KOs). In a recent interview with BoxingScene.com, Hopkins called out Kovalev saying: "...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Bernard Hopkins challenges Floyd Mayweather

Boxing’s ageless wonder, Bernard Hopkins, is coming off a split-decision win over Bebuit Shumenov, in which he retained his IBF light-heavyweight title and won the WBA light-heavyweight title. At 49, Hopkins is now one win away from unifying all light-heavyweight belts and becoming the undisputed champion. While doing that is his immediate goal, Hopkins took things a step further...
Via Ring Kings
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss
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