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NATHAN CLEVERLY RUMORS

Cleverly vs. Bellew II close to finalized, date & venue to be announced soon

Eddie Hearn says that the rematch between Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew is close to being finalized. Cleverly earned a narrow win over Bellew in October 2011 on enemy territory in Liverpool. The bad blood between the pair has continued for years since that first clash and with both men now operating at Cruiserweight, a second fight is close to reality. The pair could’ve faced...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly: What's Next for the Former Champ?

By Sam C. CoulterVia Nathan Cleverly's TwitterFollowing what was a devastating loss for Nathan Cleverly an assessment of what to do next is required.Cleverly aged 26 came into the fight as the WBO light-heavyweight world champion and with an undefeated record of 26-0. I personally expected Cleverly to come through the fight with Kovalev by implementing his boxing skill and being...
Via Sports Brothers Report
August 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Kovalev stops Cleverly for title

Sergey Kovalev handed Nathan Cleverly his first professional loss by stopping the Welshman in the fourth round to take his rival's WBO light-heavyweight title on Saturday. The unbeaten Kovalev claimed his 22nd win after flooring Cleverly twice in the third round before forcing referee Terry O'Connor to step in 29 seconds into the following round after the Russian unleashed...
Via Fox Sports
August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly vs. Sergey Kovalev results

The Nathan Cleverly vs. Sergey Kovalev light heavyweight title fight took place tonight at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, Wales. The undefeated Welshman Cleverly, coming into the fight with a 26-0 record with 12 KOs, looked to defend his WBO strap against his best and fiercest opponent to date, "Krusher" Kovalev (21-0-1, 19 KOs). Would Cleverly's boxing secure the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Kovalev stops Cleverly to take light-heavy title

Sergey Kovalev handed Nathan Cleverly his first professional loss, stopping the Welshman in the fourth round to take the WBO light-heavyweight title Saturday night. The unbeaten Kovalev claimed his 22nd win after flooring Cleverly twice in the third round before forcing referee Terry O'Connor to step in 29 seconds into fourth after the Russian unleashed a series of power shots...
Via Fox Sports
August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly vs. Sergey Kovalev: Full weigh in video

Nathan Cleverly and Sergey Kovalev weighed in today ahead of their HBO bout in Cardiff, Wales that will see Cleverly attempt to defend his WBO light heavyweight title. Cleverly (26-0) weighed in at 174 pounds while his challenger, Kovalev (21-0-1, 19 KO) weighed in at 173, both under the 175-pound limit. Kovalev is looking to win his first major world title in a bout many see him...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly vs. Sergey Kovalev- Final press conference highlights

This Saturday night across the pond in Wales, WBO light heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly will defend his title against the iron fists of Russian KO artist Sergey Kovalev. To the casual fan, the names of Cleverly and Kovalev might draw blank stares but to die hard fans this is a fight that could have a knockout ending. Out of his 21 professional fights, Kovalev has knocked out...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Videos: Nathan Cleverly vs. Sergey Kovalev preview, Cleverly training, Kovalev highlights

This weekend, light heavyweight titleholder Nathan Cleverly gets back into action, taking on his toughest opponent to date. He'll meet Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev, the hard-hitting KO artist who has stormed through the ranks. Right here, you'll find several different videos, including an official preview and promo of the fight, one of Cleverly's recent public training...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Juergen Braehmer back on August 24, hopes to fight Nathan Cleverly by end of 2013

Juergen Braehmer (40-2, 31 KOs) is stepping back into the ring in his home city. The European Light Heavyweight Champion will make his second title defense at the Sport- und Kongresshalle Schwerin, Germany on August 24. His opponent on the night will be Stefano Abatangelo (17-2-1, 6 KOs) from Italy. Credit: Team Sauerland The 31-year-old challenger is travelling to Germany full...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Volume Control: Nathan Cleverly Overruns Robin Krasniqi

(Cleverly, right, lets his hands go) If Nathan Cleverly had been hoping to stake his claim for a tutorial with the old master at light heavyweight, Bernard Hopkins, then he could probably have done with looking a tad less unruly than he eventually managed in shutting out Robin Krasniqi on Saturday on Epix. Cleverly, 25-0 (12 KO), Cefn Fforest, Wales, dominated Krasniqi, 39-3...
Via The Queensbury Rules
April 21, 2013  |  Discuss
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