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 Last update:  8/4/2014       Read more by Bill Emes         
   
Hopkins: I Want To Beat Kovalev Better Than I Did Pavlik!
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By Bill "Two Scoops" Emes

WBA/IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins (55-6-2, 32KOs) is not only looking to win, he's looking to win big when he faces the dangerous WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (25-0-1, 23KOs) in an HBO televised unification on November 8th.

Hopkins, nearly 50-years-old, wants to eclipse one of his biggest career victories - the 2008 HBO televised twelve round domination of then undefeated, and heavily favored to win, Kelly Pavlik. In that fight, Hopkins turned back the clock and boxed Pavlik's ears off. Pavlik, who met Hopkins at a catch-weight of 170-pounds, was never the same fighter.

"November 8th has to be accomplished in a big way for me. I just don't want to win, I want to win impressively. I want to win better than I won in the Kelly Pavlik style of fight," Hopkins said.

Tags: Bernard Hopkins , Sergey Kovalev , Hopkins-Kovalev , Hopkins vs Kovalev



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comment by sugarsmosley, on 08-10-2014
a prime bhop , or even just bhop from 5 years ago i think beats kovalev. now, im picking kovalev. whether ko or not im not sure bhop is going to be 50, the legend is going to end there.. bhop shined against shumenov but i think shumenov is very limited.. sheer volume from kovalev will be the big...

Dan Rafael few examples of poor journalism.
comment by TheThirdEye, on 08-10-2014
[URL="http://www.boxingscene.com/forums/showpost.php?p=14837402&postcount=58"]http://www.pix-host.com/allimages/34832554.jpg[/URL] March 26 | ESPN.com TITLE: Plenty of blame to pass around Since Stevenson never really seemed to embrace the idea of fighting Kovalev in his interviews -- alwa...

comment by jas, on 08-06-2014
Lot of similarities between pavlik and kovalev

comment by MrRolltide91, on 08-06-2014
and he will

comment by ironcurtain, on 08-05-2014
kovalevs music is is called forever young forever drunk by smyslovie galucinacii

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