Sa vie Son champion venait de perdre son titre WBC des mi-lourds qu’il détenait depuis cinq ans. Est-ce que cette brillante victoire lui a permis de faire la paix avec l’accident de Stevenson? [81] On January 24, 2018 Showtime confirmed the fight would take place on May 19 in Canada. [79] A week later, the WBC stated they would allow Stevenson to avoid Álvarez once again in order to fight Jack. Avant de redevenir champion du monde des lourds, Fury a traversé des moments sombres dans sa vie personnelle. 19 novembre 2020. The fight ended when Cloud failed to answer the bell for the start of the eighth round. Nobody's complaining and no judge had him winning." Comme dernier scénario pour 2017, advenant une défaite de soit Bute ou Alvarez, Pascal pourrait se mesurer au perdant de ce duel en attendant dans un monde idéal le vainqueur du combat Stevenson-Bute ou Alvarez en 2018. In the post-fight interview, Stevenson claimed he hurt his left hand in the second round. Adonis Stevenson est un boxeur canado-haÄ©tien né le 22 septembre 1977 à Port-au-Prince, Haïti, et vivant à Blainville au Québec. Crédit : DIDIER DEBUSSCHERE/JOURNAL DE QU, Publié 19 novembre 2020 Stevenson est demeuré de longues minutes au sol, avant de s'asseoir dans son coin pendant que le clan Gvozdyk, son entraîneur Teddy Atlas en tête, célébrait. Stevenson stated the reason he moved up was due to not being able to secure a world title fight at super middleweight, accusing Carl Froch and Mikkel Kessler of ducking him and fighting each other instead in a rematch. [113], Videotron Centre, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, Colisée Pepsi, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. The next highest bidder, Michel, automatically won the bid, winning the rights to the fight. Dawson admitted, "It was a punch I didn't see. Le champion du monde WBC des poids mi-lourds, Adonis Stevenson, a remporté son dernier combat contre Travoris Cloud de façon très convaincante. The last time Stevenson fought at that arena was in 2014 against Fonfara. Le Champion WBC et The Ring des Mi-Lourds, Adonis « Superman » Stevenson prévoit faire son retour dans l’arène, le 19 Décembre prochain, versus le Russe Dmitry Sukhotsky, au Colisée Pepsi, dans la ville de Québec. [100] WBC president tweeted the bout would take place on December 1, 2018. Avoir un champion du monde des poids lourds dans son gymnase, c’est prestigieux et payant. Boone had been knocked down on the canvas twice in the first round, however, in the second round, Stevenson rushed to Boone without maintaining his defense and he got caught by a solid right sending him on the canvas for the first time in his career. Javan «Sugar» Hill a vécu le cauchemar que tous les entraîneurs redoutent lorsqu’ils voient leurs boxeurs monter sur le ring. Yvon Michel later told ESPN that the fight would take place in Canada, at the Centre Bell in Montreal Quebec on June 3, 2017. Hill a accepté la demande. Durant ses camps, on devait simplement vérifier qu’il ne tombe pas dans le surentraînement.». Stevenson outpointed Jack in the early rounds being more active, however from round 5, it was Jack who was the busier and accurate of the two. [44] Kovalev's promoter stated that this fight may never happen. He caught me. [36][37] Bellew contemplated moving up to cruiserweight after the loss. J’ai vécu la même sensation que lors de la victoire d’Adonis contre Chad Dawson.», «Je m’en souviens comme si c’était hier. Le pugiliste est passé à un cheveu d’y laisser sa peau, mais il est parvenu à s’en sortir de façon miraculeuse après une bataille de plusieurs semaines. À peine une semaine après que le champion de boxe Adonis Stevenson soit sorti d'un long coma artificiel, sa conjointe Simone God s'est ouverte sur l'état de santé de sa douce moitié. Michel spoke to Showtime about not going head to head locally with David Lemieux's next fight, which would take place on December 16 on HBO. [23], Stevenson moved up to light heavyweight to challenge Lineal/WBC/The Ring champion Chad Dawson (31-2, 17 KOs) on June 8, 2013 at the Bell Centre. Bonsante had begun to get up at the count of six, but it was too late, leaving Bonsante livid with the decision as he chased the referee around the ring in an attempt to protest the decision, but to little avail. Karpency, previously coming off the biggest win of his career, a split decision win against Chad Dawson, the man who Stevenson beat to win the light heavyweight championship. Il a bien failli bousiller sa carrière malgré ses habiletés dans le ring. On June 18, 2018 the WBC ordered Stevenson to make a mandatory defence against interim champion Oleksandr Gvozdyk (15-0, 12 KOs). - Boxing News", "Adonis Stevenson vs. Eleider Alvarez in Serious Negotiations - Boxing News", "Adonis Stevenson vs. Eleider Alvarez May Get Pushed To 2018 - Boxing News", "Adonis Stevenson vs. Eleider Alvarez Confirmed For 2018 - Boxing News", "Alvarez Furious With WBC, Doubts Adonis Stevenson Bout Happens - Boxing News", "Alvarez To Sign Step-Aside, Adonis Stevenson vs. Badou Jack Next? Celle d’Adonis Stevenson a été particulièrement abrupte, alors qu’il a été incapable de se relever après avoir visité le plancher. [99] On July 6, the WBC upheld the purse bid giving Michel the promotional rights, however also stated they would impose punishment on TGB promotions of some sort. At the time of stoppage, Stevenson was ahead 98–92 and 96–94 on two of the judges scorecards and the third judge had it 95–95. Round 7 saw Cloud hurt many times and a cut appearing on his right eye. [97] There was controversy surrounding the purse bids and claims of collusion by Top Rank. «Superman» aura toujours une place importante dans ses souvenirs. Celui-ci a été plus agressif que dans son premier duel contre Wilder. It was also the only medal won by a Canadian boxer at the Commonwealth Games. I thought I definitely won the fight, definitely won the fight. I've gotta thank God for everything. Le Québécois a dominé outrageusement son adversaire, qui n’a eu d’autre choix que d’abandonner après le septième assaut. [96] Top Rank made a bid of $1.65 million. Adonis Stevenson est champion du monde WBC des poids mi-lourds depuis 2002 jours. Le boxeur Adonis Stevenson a plongé tout le monde du sport au Québec sous le choc après son combat présenté samedi soir dernier contre l'Ukrainien Oleksandr Gvozdyk. Stevenson became the first boxer to stop Bellew winning the fight via TKO. Adonis Stevenson n’avait aucune idée que le combat le plus difficile de sa vie allait se dérouler à l’extérieur du ring. I can't do anything about it. Adonis Stevenson a été transporté à l’Hôpital de l’Enfant-Jésus de Québec, samedi soir, suite à sa défaite par KO contre l’Ukrainien Oleksandr Gvozdyk, au Centre Vidéotron. «Ce fut la plus grosse victoire de ma carrière d’entraîneur, car elle a été remportée chez les lourds, la plus grosse division de la boxe, mentionne-t-il. Stevenson jumped from 15th to 2nd position for the IBF title, winning by KO in the first round duel against Jesús González on February 18, 2012. It could be they're jealous of Floyd (Mayweather). Une stratégie qui a surpris l’Américain. [11][12] He also won a fifth-round TKO decision against Jermain Mackey on September 25, 2009. 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The Stevenson fight was then moved up to August 17, 2012 and was set to be part of ESPN Friday Night Fights,[18] but Stevenson later injured his hand cancelling the fight. [34][35], Terms were agreed for the fight on July 25, 2013. À Stevenson's victory was his eighth straight since his only career defeat, all coming by knockout. Bonsante sprawled out on the canvas with his eyes closed, while the referee reached the count of six before stopping the fight. Jack later explained Stevenson's cup was low, hence why the shots looked like low blows. Le boxeur natif de Québec est mort 10 mois plus tard, en mars, à l’âge de 39 ans. Michel didn't go into detail around why a fight with Sean Monaghan, who he was tipped to fight originally in New York, never materialized, but said, if he continues winning, the fight could still happen. Bika however appeared hurt. [90][91], During the post fight interviews, Stevenson told Steve Gray, "I won the fight because I hurt him in the body. In round 2, he managed to floor Sukhotsky with a left hand. «La division des lourds est la plus importante de la boxe. Partager 5 septembre 2018 15h51 Mis à jour à 18h04 Speaking on the 3rd draw in his last 4 fights (before Bute was DQ'd for failed drug test), Jack stated, "I have no idea. À son […] [40] In February, Stevenson signed a deal with boxing adviser Al Haymon.The fight was scheduled for May 24 on HBO, until HBO cancelled the date from their boxing schedule. [101] Showtime confirmed they would televise the bout, which took place at Videotron Centre in Quebec, before the Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury PPV telecast at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The fight aired on pay-per-view in Canada.[94]. I'm one of Floyd's top fighters. En entrevue avec Paul Arcand et Alain Crête jeudi matin, le promoteur d’Adonis Stevenson, Yvon Michel, a raconté avec beaucoup d’émotions les minutes qui ont suivi la défaite de son boxeur. [13], On April 17, 2010, in his first fight in the United States, which also was his first time fighting for promoter Lou DiBella, he suffered his first defeat being stopped in the second round by Darnell Boone. Maybe they're trying to – you know, I don't know. Gvozdyk was spending most rounds using his movement to box on the outside. The fight was originally scheduled to be a co-main event of a fight card also including a match between Jean Pascal and Tavoris Cloud on August 11, 2012 but the even was cancelled due to an injury suffered by Pascal. Elle est mythique.», «Pour moi, de travailler avec Tyson et de lui permettre de redevenir champion, c’était très spécial.». TVA Sports est devenue la chaîne incontournable pour les amateurs de sports avec une offre de nombreuses propriétés de prestige. At the time of stoppage, Stevenson was ahead on the scorecards 50–45, 49–46, and 50–45. Round 2 opened with Stevenson carrying on where he left of, pummeling Fonfara with huge lefts. Stevenson avait également cette éthique de travail. [6], Stevenson's known name is an inversion of his family name and given name. C’est inévitable, tout règne de champion à une fin. Oleksandr Gvozdyk a mis fin à son règne samedi soir de façon éclatante au Centre Vidéotron. Adonis Stevenson : le monde de la boxe sous le choc - YouTube Gvozdyk was the busier boxer landing punches through the mid rounds and it was Stevenson who looked to be landing the better shots in some rounds, but not all of them. [89], Stevenson and Jack fought to a majority draw in a competitive bout. L’Ukrainien (16-0, … IBF would instead order Sukhotsky to fight their #3 ranked Cedric Agnew. Attention, personne ne dit qu’Adonis Stevenson est en fin de vie. «C’est ce qu’ils disent, a-t-il répondu lorsqu’on lui a parlé de la puissance de Stevenson. Adonis Stevenson disputera son premier combat depuis son nul majoritaire face à Badou Jack, le 19 mai dernier. [48] Michel explained Sukhotsky was selced as Stevenson's opponent because there would not have been enough time to get together and promote a fight with Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 17 KOs). He also responded to claims of Jack wanting to fight Stevenson, saying it would only be possible if it were a unification. Pour lui, la boxe était un mode de vie. Il avait confondu tous les sceptiques.». [19] The fight was then rescheduled to October 12. At 174 1/4 lbs., Stevenson was fighting at the heaviest weight of his professional career to date. Ce sera un premier combat de championnat du monde pour Stevenson. C’est survenu le 1er décembre 2018 au Centre Vidéotron avec Adonis Stevenson. Puis, l’an dernier, il a eu une offre qu’il ne pouvait pas refuser. Despite the ropes holding Gvozdyk up, the referee again did not call a knockdown. «On a changé un peu le style de Tyson. Stevenson was able to sit back on his stool whilst doctors checked on him. Fonfara beat the count, but was on steady legs and when he got backed up to in the corner, the bell saved him from an onslaught. «J’ai tourné la page sur l’accident d’Adonis à partir du moment où j’ai su qu’il allait survivre, raconte "Sugar" Hill lors d’un entretien exclusif avec Le Journal de Montréal. C’est simplement pour démontrer le sérieux d’un tel état. The time of stoppage was 2 minutes and 49 seconds of the round. Referee Michael Alexander did not rule it a knockdown, however replays later showed it was. À cette époque, le Britannique était allé au Kronk Gym pour la première fois afin de recevoir les conseils d’Emanuel Steward. Lors de cette soirée, celui qu’on surnommait «Superman» s’est écroulé sous une mitraille de coups de l’Ukrainien Oleksandr Gvozdyk au 11e assaut. [61] Williams weighed in the heaviest of the two at 174.6 pounds, with Stevenson weighing in at 173.6 pounds. Il a livré une performance sans bavure.». Combat entre Adonis Stevenson et Dion Savage tenu au MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States le 17 septembre 2011. This is my goal and that's what I want to do. He revealed the fight would take place in Quebec. Kovalev was originally scheduled to fight contender Marcus Browne in the summer of 2018, however due to having been arrested for domestic violence, Kovalev's promoter, Kathy Duva of Main Events got in contact with Álvarez's manager Lepine about a potential fight. However, Atlas did not criticize referee Griffin for missing the knockdowns. Stevenson was in control from the opening bell, throwing minimal punches as the crowd started to boo. Álvarez spoke to TVA Sports saying, "I do not think I'm going to fight Stevenson. He also required 'mechanical assistance' to breathe. Stevenson began to feel dizzy in his dressing room, and was taken to a local hospital. Le boxeur Adonis Stevenson a accordé jeudi une première entrevue à la caméra depuis le grave traumatisme à la tête subi lors de son dernier combat et qui a fait craindre pour sa vie. Le boxeur québécois a terminé sa soirée à … Earlier in the fight, Gvozdyk knocked Stevenson down with a counter right hand to the head. Depuis son retour en 2018, il a adopté de saines habitudes de vie comme de s’entraîner entre ses combats. He beat Cleverly now. Le poids lourd Tyson Fury l’a contacté afin qu’il le prépare pour son deuxième choc contre Deontay Wilder qui s’est déroulé en février dernier. Les proches d’Adonis Stevenson se disputent en cour pour obtenir le contrôle des finances du boxeur québécois. Stevenson retained his WBC and Lineal world titles. C’est survenu le 1er décembre 2018 au Centre Vidéotron avec Adonis Stevenson. Due to Álvarez fighting Kovalev, this meant the announcement of Stevenson vs. Jack would be imminent. TVA Sports est le diffuseur francophone exclusif de la Ligue nationale de hockey (LNH) au Canada jusqu’en 2026 et le diffuseur francophone exclusif du Club de Foot Montréal et diffuseur officiel de la MLS jusqu’en 2022. [70][71][72], After Badou Jack (21-1-3, 13 KOs) defeated Nathan Cleverly in August 2017, to win the WBA 'Regular' light heavyweight title, he began to call out Stevenson, knowing that Stevenson had a mandatory challenger. [32][33] Stevenson dominated the precedings, flustering Cloud with quick hands and shocking power. «Cette victoire ne m’a pas aidé à tourner la page pour de bon sur ce qui est arrivé à Adonis. Initially, the bid was won by Phil Weiss on behalf of Tom Brown's TGB Promotions, with the winning bid at $3.102 million. He was moving and moving – slick, slick – but I touched him more of the time and I think I won this fight."