This Saturday night, March 9, Bloody Elbow presents live fight night coverage of HBO World Championship Boxing. The night's featured fight sees veteran Bernard Hopkins (52-6-2(2); 32 KO) take on undefeated Tavoris Cloud (24-0; 19 KO). HBO World Championship Boxing Cloud vs. Hopkins airs this Saturday night, March 9 at 9:30 p.m. ET. Bloody Elbow will have live fight night coverage, including results and discussion.
This fight is all about age. At 48 years old, Hopkins will attempt to break his own record as the oldest man ever to win a world title in boxing. Meanwhile, the 31 year old Cloud will try to take home the scalp of the veteran, earning the biggest win of his career. Look for Cloud to try to push the pace and outwork his older opponent, while Hopkins will try to slow things down and drag Cloud into his style of fight.
Opening the HBO broadcast will be a fight between Keith Thurman (19-0(1); 18 KO) and Jan Zaveck (32-2; 18 KO). Prior to that, HBO Latino will be airing Juan Carlos Salgado (26-1-1; 16 KO) vs. Argenis Mendez (20-2; 10 KO) starting at 8:30 p.m. ET.
Join us here at Bloody Elbow for Cloud vs. Hopkins results, discussion, and live fight coverage this Saturday, March 9.
Bernard Hopkins def. Tavoris Cloud by unanimous decision (116-112, 117-111, 116-112)
Keith Thurman def. Jan Zaveck by unanimous decision (120-108 x 3)