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Inside The CompuBox Numbers: Dawson vs Hopkins II

47-year old Bernard Hopkins got what he wanted defensively against Chad Dawson in their rematch, it was lack of offensive Execution that failed him Saturday night. Hopkins, the master at blunting h...Read More

Please, God, Not Dawson-Ward: Review, Ratings Update

They are the two best fighters in their divisions, 168 and 175 lbs. respectively. They are also the reigning lineal World Champions of those domains. Saturday night, after finishing his business wit...Read More

Video: Chad Dawson on His Rematch Win Over Hopkins

Bill Emes speaks with the new WBC light heavyweight champion Chad Dawson to discuss his rematch with Bernard Hopkins, how the fight played out, what he plans to do next and more. ...Read More

Hopkins Could Fight On, Lucian Bute a Possible Target

Former two division champion Bernard Hopkins (52-6-2, 32KOs) is possibly going to continue his career. The 47-year-old veteran has not made a final decision on whether or not he plans to hang up the g...Read More

The End of an Era, as Dawson Takes Over 175 Throne

by David P. Greisman - Cleaner is better. Bernard Hopkins is the master of dirty tricks, of head butts and low blows thrown in with thrown punches, a master of grabbing and mauling and doing everyt...Read More

Video: Scully Discusses Dawson's Victory Over Hopkins

Bill Emes catches up with trainer John Scully, the trainer of WBC light heavyweight champion Chad Dawson, to discuss the recent victory in the Bernard Hopkins rematch. ...Read More

Video: Hopkins vs Dawson Rematch Post Fight Presser

Bill Emes catches the post-fight press conference to the Bernard Hopkins vs. Chad Dawson post-fight press conference. Hear from Dawson, Hopkins, Seth Mitchell, Gary Shaw, Oscar De La Hoya and more. ...Read More

Gary Shaw: We Chased Bernard Hopkins For Years

There was a time when Chad Dawson was the young light heavyweight titleholder in a division full of experienced big names — none of whom were fighting him. But Dawson has since had two bouts with G...Read More

Chad Dawson: Bernard Hopkins Fights Like a 35-Year-Old

WBC light heavyweight champion Chad Dawson (31-1, 17KOs) says it was far from easy on Saturday night, when he secured a twelve round unanimous decision over Bernard Hopkins at the Boardwalk Hall in At...Read More

Shaw Shreds Rivera For Hopkins-Dawson Draw Score

As exultant as promoter Gary Shaw was in victory after Chad Dawson took the light heavyweight championship from Bernard Hopkins on Saturday, he still made sure to direct some ire at the judge who had ...Read More

Hopkins Claims Robbery: What Did Dawson Do To Win?

Bernard Hopkins is furious. The 47-year-old veteran believes he was robbed on Saturday night at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. He lost a twelve round majority decision, and the WBC light heavywe...Read More

Dawson Unseats Hopkins, Captures The WBC Crown

Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City - Chad Dawson (31-1, 17KOs) won a twelve round majority decision over Bernard Hopkins (52-6-2, 32KOs) to capture the WBC light heavyweight title. The scores were 114-114,...Read More

CompuBox Historical Review: Hopkins vs Dawson Rematch

Light heavyweight contender Chad Dawson is the busier fighter and landed more punches per round. Dawson also landed 47% of his power shots in his 10 fights at 175-pounds. Can WBC champion Bernard Hopk...Read More

Dawson Not Worried About Judges, Hopkins' 15-0 AC Run

Bernard Hopkins is 15-0 in Atlantic City since losing his four-round pro debut by majority decision there to Clinton Mitchell in October 1988. Three of his biggest wins in recent years — against Ke...Read More

Naazim Richardson: Dawson Has to Adjust, Not Hopkins

BoxingScene.com: What did the two rounds that was the first fight show you, if anything, about Chad Dawson? Richardson: “Not much of anything. Two rounds of boxing shows me the same thing it showed...Read More

Hopkins Continues To Rally Against The Establishment

Ask any fighter heading into a major bout what the future holds in store and the answer you’re most likely to get is that they’re focus is squarely on their next fight and nothing else. Bernard Hop...Read More

Hopkins vs Dawson 2: The Trainers Prediction Roundtable

Eddie Mustafa Muhammad (Dawson): “I just think that Chad has a lot of youth, and the experience goes to Bernard, but youth, speed, and all the rest of the stuff goes to Chad. You know, boxing is a you...Read More

Lederman Thinks Hopkins-Dawson 2 Will Be ‘Outstanding’

HBO’s unofficial ringside judge, Harold Lederman, is in Atlantic City for the April 28 rematch between Bernard Hopkins and Chad Dawson. Lederman spoke briefly with BoxingScene.com the day before ab...Read More

Hopkins vs. Dawson Rematch: The Pre-Fight Report Card

by Cliff Rold - It only went two in October 2011. Saturday night, the story picks up in round three, still waiting to be told. Bernard Hopkins and Chad Dawson have circled each other for a few yea...Read More

Dawson: I’m Looking To Beat Hopkins In Great Fashion

By Jake Donovan - Chad Dawson pursued Bernard Hopkins for more than three years. His reward for waiting so long was a night that didn’t even last two rounds in a fight that doesn’t count in the record...Read More