[Video] Stevenson & Kovalev Pre-Fight Interview
MONTREAL, QUEBEC –
The light heavyweight division continues build momentum with “the Alien” Bernard Hopkins still sits atop the thrown. Meanwhile the rest of the kingdom continues to align themselves to challenge for the title. This weekend, two of the major challengers enter the ring once more for battle (not against each other) to take the next step towards light heavyweight supremacy.
Adonis Stevenson defends the WBC light heavyweight title against mandatory challenger Tony Bellew while Sergey Kovalev defends the WBO light heavyweight title against Ismayl Sillakh. While we wait for the inevitable collision course and unification of the titles, they must get past the respective tasks at hand Bellew and Kovalev.
Ahead of this weekend’s double header watch these short interview with the two light heavyweight challengers to Hopkins thrown.