Video: Hopkins on Facing Kovalev, Talks Canelo-Lara

MGM Grand, Las Veags - Ryan Burton catches up with IBF/WBA light heavyweight champion Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins to discuss the fight between Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Erislandy Lara, which headlines a Showtime Pay-Per-View on Saturday night, the possibility of facing WBC champion Adonis Stevenson, the reasoning behind his desire to face dangerous puncher WBO champion Sergey Kovalev, his ability to jump around in weight to take certain fights in his division, above and below.
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by MindGame on 07-12-2014

Wow, Props to Pops for talking a great game !!! But, Stevenson is no Superman and perhaps can be had..... Stay away from Kovalev.... You might be an Alien, but don't do that to yourself. If you want to further…

Comment by King_ on 07-12-2014

Why do people keep giving Hopkins credit for [B]fighting Kovalev[/B].... Without actually fighting Kovalev?!? All he said was he would fight him. I have nothing but respect for what Hopkins has achieved in his career. But this fight isn't happening.…

Comment by royjonesjrKTFO on 07-12-2014

[QUOTE=LoadedWraps;14748254]Unify the titles B-Hop!! How were you able to do those things? "Because im an alien". WAR Hopkins!!!!!!!!!!!!!![/QUOTE] Because he's been fighting one-dimensional fighters and non-elite ones.

Comment by jas on 07-12-2014

I'm pretty sure he fights Stevenson Then hopefully he retires because I think he beats Stevenson easily and he can ride off on a high

Comment by SlySlickSmooth on 07-12-2014

His career has been through three decades now. In 7 months he'll hit 35 years.

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