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HBO PRESENTS A TRIPLEHEADER OF INTERNATIONAL ACTION WHEN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®: SERGEY KOVALEV VS. JEAN PASCAL, VYACHESLAV GLAZKOV VS. STEVE CUNNINGHAM AND ISAAC CHILEMBA VS. VASILY LEPIKHIN IS SEEN SATURDAY, MARCH 14, EXCLUSIVELY ON HBO

Sergey Kovalev

Two of the world’s top light heavyweights face off in a highly anticipated title showdown when WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING: SERGEY KOVALEV VS. JEAN PASCAL, VYACHESLAV GLAZKOV VS. STEVE CUNNINGHAM AND ISAAC CHILEMBA VS. VASILY LEPIKHIN is seen SATURDAY, MARCH 14 at 9:45 p.m. (live ET/tape-delayed PT) from the Montréal Bell Centre in Montréal, Canada, exclusively on HBO. The HBO Sports ... Read More »

Kovalev-Pascal Final Press Conference Quotes

Sergey Kovalev

Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev, WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion I studied French in school for six years but I remember nothing because I wasn’t interested in this language; my time was spent learning English. It will be big action for Saturday night. I love to be here and I am glad to be here in Canada. I am ... Read More »

Glazkov vs. Cunningham Scouting Report Two Technical Boxers Square Off For the #1 Position in the IBF. Who will come out on top?

Vyacheslav Glazkov

Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Before fans watching live on HBO World Championship Boxing® and at the Centre Bell in Montreal, Quebec, Canada are treated to the light heavyweight showdown between Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev and Jean Pascal, they will get to enjoy the heavyweight battle between Vyacheslav “Czar” Glazkov and Steve “USS” Cunningham for the mandatory position in the IBF. Glazkov is ... Read More »

Hopkins to call Kovalev vs. Pascal Saturday, March 14 on HBO®

Bernard Hopkins

March 5, 2015 – Ring legend Bernard Hopkins, who knows a thing or two about the light heavyweight division, will be ringside on Saturday, March 14 at the Bell Centre in Montreal working as the expert analyst for the HBO World Championship Boxing® telecast. Hopkins will work alongside Jim Lampley, Max Kellerman and Harold Lederman. The live tripleheader (9:45 p.m. ... Read More »

Steve “USS” Cunningham Media Workout Quotes

Steve Cunningham

Steve “USS” Cunningham [On his first fight in Montreal] I am excited. This is my first time in Canada. From the Pascal fights I have seen, the fans in Montreal are crazy for boxing. I am excited to go. [On his first fight on HBO] It is 14 years in the making. I am happy to finally be here. [On ... Read More »

Training Camp Notes: Kovalev Unified Champ Ready for Pascal

Sergey Kovalev

Miami, FL: On March 14 Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (26-0-1, 23 KOs) will compete in his first title defense as Unified WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion against former lineal light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 17 KOs) in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Kovalev completed the first half of his preparations in Big Bear Lake, CA then moved to Miami, ... Read More »

Training Camp Notes: Vasily Lepikhin

Oxnard, CA: As Vasily “The Professor” Lepikhin (17-0, 9 KOs) prepares to face Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba (23-2-2, 10 KOs) for the NABF Light Heavyweight Title on March 14 in the opening bout of the Kovalev-Pascal HBO World Championship Boxing® telecast he cannot help to reflect on his career thus far. The common misconception is that Lepikhin earned the nickname, ... Read More »

ROAD TO KOVALEV-PASCAL PREMIERES TOMORROW ON HBO®

Sergey Kovalev

Feb. 27, 2015 – HBO Boxing presents “Road to Kovalev-Pascal,” a compelling special spotlighting the upcoming light heavyweight championship bout between undefeated knockout artist Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev defending his crown against Canada’s Jean Pascal. Their highly anticipated slugfest takes place Saturday, March 14 at the Bell Centre in Montreal and televised live on HBO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®. The “Road to ... Read More »

ROAD TO KOVALEV-PASCAL PREMIERES SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 28 ON HBO®

Sergey Kovalev

Feb. 19, 2015 – HBO Boxing presents “Road to Kovalev-Pascal,” a compelling special spotlighting the upcoming light heavyweight championship bout between undefeated knockout artist Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev defending his crown against Canada’s Jean Pascal. Their highly anticipated slugfest takes place Saturday, March 14 at the Bell Centre in Montreal and televised live on HBO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®. The “Road to ... Read More »

CZAR GLAZKOV AND STEVE CUNNINGHAM MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL QUOTES

Vyacheslav Glazkov

Vyacheslav “Czar” Glazkov, 19-0-1, 12 KOs, #2 in IBF heavyweight rankings and Steve “USS” Cunningham, 28-6-0, 13 KOs, USBA Heavyweight Champion, will be the co-feature on the Saturday, March 14 Kovalev vs. Pascal light heavyweight championship from the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The twelve-round heavyweight fight is for the mandatory position in the IBF and the USBA Heavyweight ... Read More »

Chilemba vs. Lepikhin on HBO 3/14 to Open Kovalev vs. Pascal Telecast

Boucherville, Wednesday, February 18, 2015 – Main Events and Interbox announced today that the NABF Light Heavyweight Title fight between Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba vs. Vasily “The Professor” Lepikhin will be the opening bout of the HBO World Championship Boxing tripleheader featuring the Unified Light Heavyweight Champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev vs. Jean Pascal in the main event and heavyweights Vyacheslav ... Read More »

Quotes from Kovalev-Pascal Presser

Sergey Kovalev

New York, NY: Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (26-0-1, 23 KOs), the current WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion, and Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 17 KOs), the former WBC and Lineal Light Heavyweight Champion and Current holder of the WBC Diamond Belt, addressed the U.S. media in New York City in advance of their March 14 fight for the WBO, WBA ... Read More »

Quotes from Kovalev-Pascal Presser

Sergey Kovalev

BOUCHERVILLE, Quebec, Canada, Dec. 22, 2014 – In the first face-off between the triple light heavyweight champion and the former holder of several belts in the same weight division, there was nothing but respect all around at a press conference that was held Monday to officially kick off the unified Light Heavyweight World Championship fight that will take place between ... Read More »

Montreal Bell Centre to Host Kovalev vs. Pascal

Sergey Kovalev

Boucherville, Wednesday December 17th 2014 – Main-Events and InterBox announced that the Montréal Bell Centre will host the March 14th 2015 boxing Gala that will feature the reigning unified WBO, IBF and WBA Light Heavyweight World Champion, Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (26-0-1, 23 KOs) vs. former WBC, IBO and The Ring Light Heavyweight Champion, Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 17 KOs). Tickets to ... Read More »

Weights from Montreal for Saturday’s Pascal-Bolonti PPV

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WHO: Main Event — Light Heavyweights (10) — PPV JEAN PASCAL (29-2-1, 17 KOs), Laval, Quebec, Canada 179.6 lbs. ROBERTO BOLONTI (35-3, 24 KOs), Buenos Aires, Argentina 179 lbs. (180. lbs catchweight) Jean Pascal Roberto Bolonti Co-Feature – WBC International Super Middleweight Championship (12) – PPV SCHILLER HYPPOLITE (13-1, 9 KOs), Montreal, Quebec, Canada 168.7 lbs. NORBERT NEMESAPATI (15-1, 14 ... Read More »

Pascal-Bolonti PPV PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES

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Jean Pascal: (about his decision to not trash-talk Thursday) “Everything in its time. Everything I do is calculated. People think I’m unpredictable, but my strategies all well-planned with my sports psychologist. Now, for this fight, there isn’t any battle of wills, so there’s no point in trying to intimidate my opponent. We have another plan on the psychological front, but ... Read More »

Pascal-Bolonti PPV Fact Sheet for Saturday in Montreal

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WHAT: Pascal vs. Bolonti PPV WHEN: Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 WHERE: Bell Centre, Montreal, Canada WHO: Main Event — Light Heavyweights (10) — PPV JEAN PASCAL (29-2-1, 17 KOs), Laval, Quebec, Canada vs. ROBERTO “The Beast” BOLONTI (35-3, 24 KOs), Buenos Aires, Argentina Co-Feature – WBC International Super Middleweight Championship (12) – PPV SCHILLER “Batman” HYPPOLITE (13-1, 9 KOs), Montreal, ... Read More »

Sergey Kovalev vs. Jean Pascal on March 14th 2015

Sergey Kovalev

Boucherville, December 2, 2014 Main Events and InterBox are proud to announce that an agreement has been reached to present a fight between the reigning unified WBO, IBF and WBA Light Heavyweight World Champion, Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (26-0-1, 23 KOs) and former WBC and The Ring Light Heavyweight Champion, Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 17 KOs). The fight is to take place ... Read More »