Browsing Light Heavyweight division

Hopkins Beats Shumenov – Age is Only a Number

Posted on 20 Apr, 2014, by in Boxing

Even though the scorecards told us of split decision, there was nothing close in the fight between Bernard Hopkins and Beibut Shumenov, as Hopkins unified the Light Heavyweight title in another dominant display, despite his advanced age of 49, which doesn’t seem to be slowing his appetite for the sport and titles down. More

Aftermath of the Hopkins – Dawson Title Fight

Posted on 29 Apr, 2012, by in Boxing

Chad Dawson knew the 12 rounds against Bernard Hopkins were going to be tough and dirty. That’s how Hopkins fights. That’s how Hopkins has remained a Light Heavyweight champion at the age of 47. Dawson did look the bloodier of the two due to a nasty cut above his eye, but there was no doubt about the winner, the better boxer and the new WBC Light Heavyweight champion. More

Bernard Hopkins Won’t Retire

Posted on 18 Oct, 2011, by in Boxing

Bernard Hopkins isn’t giving up – not on the title he feels he was robbed of, not on his career, despite his injured left shoulder, despite turning 47 in three months, despite his controversial loss to Chad Dawson this Saturday, in the fight for the WBC and Ring Light Heavyweight belts. More

Dawson – Hopkins Rematch Unlikley

Posted on 17 Oct, 2011, by in Boxing

For one obvious reason, being the fact that Chad Dawson’s Saturday night win by a super controversial TKO over Bernard Hopkins, winning the WBC Light Heavyweight title, there definitely should be a rematch between the two. We, the fans, and the sports integrity itself deserves a clear cut decision. More