Adonis Stevenson Eyes Braehmer, Then Hopkins-Kovalev

By Edward Chaykovsky

WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson (24-1, 20KOs) is mapping out his career until mid-2015. Stevenson is going to return on September 27th at the Bell Centre in Montreal.

Stevenson had hoped to face IBF/WBA champion Bernard Hopkins. He received some bad news last Friday, when Hopkins finalized a November unification against WBO champion Sergey Kovalev.

The opponent has not been set for September, but Stevenson wants WBA 'regular' champion Juergen Braehmer (44-3, 32KOs) of Germany in December or January. If he wins his next two fights, he wants the winner of Hopkins-Kovalev.

"The next fight after September 27 is a unification with WBA champion Juergen Braehmer in December or January. After this fight, I will take on the winner between Hopkins and Kovalev," Stevenson said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by TheThirdEye on 08-05-2014

[URL=""]English translation | | August 5th 2014[/URL] [COLOR="DimGray"]Hopkins sent a final right at Stevenson clan. "There were several secret motivations [in the negotiations]. It doesn't bother me, since I had mine too. But do not be mad if I…

Comment by Seiko on 08-05-2014

I'd prefer Pascal over Braehmer.

Comment by DoktorSleepless on 08-05-2014

[QUOTE=Dirk Diggler UK;14827490]Let's all laugh at Stevenson :lol1:[/QUOTE] I initially laughed, but I really don't see why anymore. He got the best deal out of everyone. Got 1.8 million license for for Stevenson-Fonfara. And now he's getting two more easy…

Comment by Hougigo on 08-05-2014

[QUOTE=DoktorSleepless;14828134]If he's not facing Braehmer next, this makes Campillo even more likely. This makes me happy.[/QUOTE] possibility. I mean, they said they had 5... Campillo looks to be leading...but don't know

Comment by DoktorSleepless on 08-05-2014

If he's not facing Braehmer next, this makes Campillo even more likely. This makes me happy.

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