The Wbc light-Hw champion Adonis Stevenson entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 27-1-0 (22 KOs=81%) and he is ranked as the No.2 light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Sergey Kovalev). He suffered his only defeat when he faced Darnell Boone in 2010, since then he has won 14 consecutive bouts taking revenge on Boone in 2013 (=Stevenson vs Boone 2) and beating Sakio Bika (=Stevenson vs Bika) and Tommy Karpency in 2015 (=Stevenson vs Karpency).
His opponent, Thomas Williams Jr, has a record of 20-1-0 (14 knockouts) and he entered as the No.11 in the same weight class. He lost to Gabriel Campillo in 2014 (=Williams Jr vs Campillo) but then he has won over Michael Gbenga, Umberto Savigne (=Williams vs Savigne) and Edwin Rodriguez (4-stars fight, Rodriguez vs Williams). ‘Superman’ Stevenson vs Williams is valid for the WBC World light heavyweight title (Stevenson’s sixth defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Centre Videotron, Quebec City, Canada
Division: light heavyweight (175 lbs, 79.4 kg)
Title: WBC World light heavyweight title
Stevenson’s previous fight: Adonis Stevenson vs Tommy Karpency
Williams’ previous fight: Edwin Rodriguez vs Thomas Williams Jr
Williams’ next fight: Marcus Browne vs Thomas Williams Jr
Stevenson’s next fight: Adonis Stevenson vs Andrzej Fonfara 2
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