Photos: Jean Pascal Sends Message To Adonis Stevenson
Former champion Jean Pascal is continuing to apply pressure on countryman Adonis Stevenson, the WBC light heavyweight champion, for an all-Canadian showdown. With IBF/WBA champion Bernard Hopkins signing a contract to face WBO king Sergey Kovalev on November 8th, Pascal has emerged as the most lucrative fight option for Stevenson.
Pascal showed up at Friday's Fast & Dangerous card, which was staged by Stevenson's promoter Yvon Michel (GYM) and InterBox, at the Sports Complex Sportscene of Mont-Saint-Hilaire (QC). Photos by Robert Levesque/Photo Zone Sport.
Before the packed crowd of local fans, Pascal was wearing his "Superman" shirt - a direct message to Stevenson, who uses the moniker of Superman.
[CENTER][IMG]http://www.pix-host.com/allimages/90448380.jpg[/IMG][/CENTER] Adonis Stevenson's proposition is a purse of 70-30, but Jean Pascal wants 50 to 60% of that purse, that's why nothing is happening between those 2. If Jean Pascal decide to agree for the 30% purse, the fight will…Comment by Hougigo on 08-24-2014
[QUOTE=Macklemore;14882460]There's a video on YouTube of Jean Pascal Saying he will never fight Stevenson for any amount of money. Oh how times change.[/QUOTE] Probably before he won the belt. they're butt buddies..... but yea, he's thirsty for the fight now.…Comment by GoldenGloveLove on 08-24-2014
[QUOTE=Hippie Beater;14883308]If this fight happens it's a major blow to Pascal's ego. "He ran from Kovalev and Hopkins but he'll fight me?" It would just leave him questioning his own manhood if Stevenson wasn't afraid of him.[/QUOTE] lol Or you…Comment by Scott9945 on 08-24-2014
Considering risk/reward, I can't think of a better opponent right now for Stevenson than Pascal.Comment by E. O. Wilson on 08-24-2014
If this fight happens it's a major blow to Pascal's ego. "He ran from Kovalev and Hopkins but he'll fight me?" It would just leave him questioning his own manhood if Stevenson wasn't afraid of him.Post a Comment/View More User Comments (17)