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Stevenson: I'd Face Ward in Oakland, Rematch in Montreal

By Ryan Burton

Adonis "Superman" Stevenson (21-1, 18KOs) saw his fan base significantly increase with his emphatic first round knockout of Chad Dawson on June 8th in their HBO televised fight. The Montreal resident  spoke to us on BoxingScene Radio about the many options he has for his next fight. 

"The fight I really want is Bernard Hopkins. The people here in Montreal know him. We could have two fights. I want to unify the titles and defend the WBC and IBF titles," Stevenson revealed.

Another fight that Superman is interested in is against Andre Ward. Stevenson has proposed that they fight once in Ward's hometown of Oakland, CA and stage the rematch in Canada. 

"I have no problem going to the United States.  It isn't far for me. I said I would go to Oakland and fight Andre Ward at 168 and then we have the rematch at 175 in Montreal. I still haven't got a response from Andre Ward," Stevenson told BoxingScene Radio.

To listen to the interview in its entirety click here: http://tobtr.com/s/4868553

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by MASTER1454 on 06-20-2013

[QUOTE=MDPopescu;13486335]I was speaking about 168ers and 175ers... [U]Chavez Jr. [/U]and Golovkin are way [U]too small for Ward.[/U].. And it's only a Chavez Jr. fight which could bring big cash for Ward. I don't think Chavez is eager to be schooled…

Comment by 4Corners on 06-20-2013

[QUOTE=Light_Speed;13486755]He wants that Froch money and possible Chavez money.[/QUOTE] So Ward can't go up and than go down??? Froch isn't fighting Ward again, that won't happen. Ward doesn't need it, and certainly doesn't need to go to the UK, and…

Comment by ddangerous on 06-20-2013

Ward will thoroughly dominate Stevenson.

Comment by Light_Speed on 06-20-2013

[QUOTE=4Corners;13486749]Ward needs to go up to 175 and fight Stevenson. I know he can make 168 probably, but god damn Andre.....if he doesn't go up to 175 for Adonis, I'll start losing respect for him. He should have gone up…

Comment by 4Corners on 06-20-2013

Ward needs to go up to 175 and fight Stevenson. I know he can make 168 probably, but god damn Andre.....if he doesn't go up to 175 for Adonis, I'll start losing respect for him. He should have gone up…

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