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Fonfara: I Proved Adonis Stevenson is No Superman!

By Luke Furman

Polis light heavyweight contender Andrzej Fonfara (25-3, 15 KOs) proved to be a solid fighter in Saturday's twelve round decision loss to WBC champion Adonis "Superman" Stevenson (24-1, 20 KOs) at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. Fonfara went down in the first round and then once again from a shot to the body, but he rallied in the second half of the contest to hurt and drop Stevenson in the ninth round.

"I'm sorry that I did not win, but I will try to do more for all my fans. I proved that Adonis is not Superman. He was better, but I still came back. The mistake that I made was throwing so few combinations. Now I have to train harder to be a future world champion. I am proud that I survived [the entire twelve rounds]. I worked hard in the last three rounds because I wanted to secure a victory, but I did not succeed. Such is life," Fonfara said.

Luke Furman covers boxing for bokser.org

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by yoshik on 05-25-2014

[QUOTE=Szef99;14589572]I'm really proud of Fonfara.....I told you guys, Fonfara is tough as f[COLOR="Black"]uc[/COLOR]k. He'll bounce back, he's only 26. As for Stevenson...I f[COLOR="black"]uc[/COLOR]kin hate that dude even more than I've ever hated Broner. B-Hop will outpoint him easily maybe even…

Comment by yoshik on 05-25-2014

[QUOTE=LarryXXX;14589560]You had your moments...but Stevenson kicked your ass all across that ring[/QUOTE] Ghetto sucks. European fighters are better than your heroes and can speak and write English better. Your boys sound punch drunk before the even have one round under…

Comment by yoshik on 05-25-2014

[QUOTE=nacho daddy;14590253]must be hard being a guy like larry where your heroes are gangbangers pimps drug dealers rappers big mouths that can hardly read like broner[/QUOTE] GHETTO IS DEAD. Bring on the class!! Russia, Ukraine, Polska, Kazakhstan, Siberia!! These guys…

Comment by yoshik on 05-25-2014

[QUOTE=jreckoning;14589589]I think the issue with Fonfara is that he was underrated on here and at the books. He's always been tough, and tends to turn it on late. He beat the B level guys he was supposed to. People are…

Comment by yoshik on 05-25-2014

[QUOTE=Szef99;14590471]Give me a break, his hype started a year ago and he already thinks he's on Mayweather's level: "money comes first", "i'm the cashcow" etc. Not to mention, he openly ducked Kovalev. Him being a pimp doesn't help either.[/QUOTE] You…

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