Unbeaten Philly fighter Damon Allen talks about looking up to Bernard Hopkins

Damon “No Smilin” Allen will look to continue his move from prospect to contender tonight at the Belasco Theater, as the Philadelphia lightweight serves as the co-main attraction in his 11th bout. The distinguished young talent follows in the steps of those who have come out of Philadelphia – from the iconic Smokin’ Joe Frazier to the Olympic Gold Medal Meldrick “TNT...
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6 days ago

Shock The World Chronicles: Bernard Hopkins Vs. Sergey Kovalev At Boardwalk Hall

The Rev attended his first boxing title bout of his life at Boardwalk Hall Saturday night, witnessing greatness in the 49-year-old Bernard Hopkins losing to Sergey Kovalev in a dominating, awe-inspiring match. The post Shock The World Chronicles: Bernard Hopkins Vs. Sergey Kovalev At Boardwalk Hall appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

A defeated Bernard Hopkins still a man for the ages

Bernard Hopkins was defeated in almost every way by Sergey "The Krusher" Kovalev, but Hopkins remains an otherworldly talent and specimen among athletes. The post A Defeated Bernard Hopkins Still A Man For The Ages appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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November 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Bernard Hopkins may retire

Bernard Hopkins (55-7-2, 32 KOs) says he will think about retirement following what turned out to be the worst loss of his career. Hopkins was walloped by Sergey Kovalev (26-0-1, 23 KOs), who united the light heavyweight division via a unanimous decision win Saturday in Atlantic City. The Russian landed nearly three times as many punches as Hopkins, who was overmatched from start...
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November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Sergey Kovalev Beats Up Bernard Hopkins And Outclasses Him, Too

ATLANTIC CITY – Sergey Kovalev couldn’t knock out Bernard Hopkins Saturday night on HBO. He was robbed of his trademark, the thing that has made him a sensation. But what he did might have been more impressive: He outboxed the ancient master. Kovalev kept his distance perfectly. He jabbed Hopkins to his stomach. He feinted, threw combinations, and unveiled punches in the 10th...
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November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Who has the better boxing lineup, HBO or Showtime?

It's the holiday season and HBO boxing is outshining Showtime boxing with fight cards that are more likely to deliver exciting fan-friendly fights. The post What To Watch: Who Has The Better Boxing Lineup, HBO Or Showtime? appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Videos: Bernard Hopkins & Sergey Kovalev highlight reels

Bernard Hopkins and Sergey Kovalev could hardly be more different in terms of their fighting styles. Right here, you'll have a chance to check out the best moments from each of those diverse styles, with a collection of Hopkins and Kovalev video highlights from HBO Boxing. HBO presents the Greatest Hits of Bernard Hopkins, and the Greatest Hits of Sergey Kovalev, and you can watch...
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October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Bernard Hopkins vs. Sergey Kovalev predictions roundup

One of the most anticipated fights of the year, Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins vs. Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev, has the boxing world split with the fight just weeks away. Check out this round-up of media predictions for Hopkins vs. Kovalev to see where everyone stands. (Answers compiled by Jack Obermayer) BOB VELIN (USA Today): "Kovalev might be the hardest puncher Hopkins has faced, and...
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October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

24/7 Hopkins vs. Kovalev, Full Episode

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – With the fight rapidly approaching, cameras follow ‘The Alien’ Bernard Hopkins and Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovalev. While Hopkins discusses the uniqueness of being a true champion at 49 years of age, Kovalev shares his humble beginnings and gives viewers insight to his personal life. ***** “Hopkins vs. Kovalev” is a 12-round unification bout for the IBF...
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October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bernard Hopkins-Sergey Kovalev press conference photos & quotes

Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins and Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev held a press conference in New York City and a media roundtable in Philadelphia Tuesday to officially announce their light heavyweight unification bout on Saturday, Nov. 8 taking place at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City live on HBO. Check out all the photos and quotes from the official opening Hopkins vs. Kovalev press conference...
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September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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