This weekend, Bloody Elbow presents fight coverage of Chad Dawson vs. Adonis Stevenson. HBO Boxing After Dark: Dawson vs. Stevenson airs Saturday, June 8 live on HBO with a fight time of 10:00 p.m. ET. Bloody Elbow will have fight coverage all week.
Chad Dawson comes into this fight off a series of high profile outings. His last fight was the loss to Andre Ward, and prior to that he had two notable fights with Bernard Hopkins. With other fights against the likes of Jean Pascal and Antonio Tarver, Dawson is certainly no stranger to the spotlight.
Adonis Stevenson is a different story. This will be the highest profile fight yet in the career of this 7 year pro. For many casual fans, this is likely to be the first time seeing Stevenson. So what can fans expect from Adonis Stevenson Saturday night? Check out his most recent fights to find out.
Here, Bloody Elbow has compiled five of Stevenson's most recent fights, starting with his latest, a March win over Darnell Boone. All five are KO wins that showcase one of the primary attributes Stevenson will bring to the ring Saturday - power. With 17 KOs in his 20 wins, there should be no doubt of Stevenson's ability to stop a fight, and these fights are a good reminder of that fact.
Can Stevenson show off his KO skills against the talented veteran Chad Dawson? We will all find out Saturday night.
Join us here at Bloody Elbow for HBO Boxing After Dark Dawson vs. Stevenson results, discussion, and live fight coverage this Saturday June 8.
DAWSON VS. STEVENSON FIGHT CARD:
Chad Dawson (31-2; 17 KOs) vs.
Adonis Stevenson (20-1; 17 KOs)
Yuriorkis Gamboa (22-0; 16 KOs) vs.
Darleys Perez (28-0; 19 KOs)