Bernard Hopkins vs Chad Dawson II Tickets
Two of the biggest boxers of their division are making their way to the ring to showcase Bernard Hopkins vs Chad Dawson II. The match is the second installment of a rivalry that saw the first bout take place on 15th October, 2011. All the verbal barbs, all the mind games that have been traded in the lead-up to this fight will mean nothing as soon as these two fighters step in the ring. Grab your Bernard Hopkins vs Chad Dawson II tickets and watch these two stars slug it out one more time.
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Bernard Hopkins vs Chad Dawson II
The first man in this fight is the current WBA and Ring Magazine Light Heavyweight Champion Bernard Humphrey Hopkins Jr. Born on 15th January, 1965 he is also known as The Executioner for his in-ring exploits and skills. Bernard is a legend, a sure shot future hall of famer who has not only fought but beaten some big names that have crossed his path. He is also the first boxer in the history of the sport to hold all titles from all four sanctioning bodies at the same time, a feat that will not be repeated too many times in the years to come. Bernard became the oldest boxer ever to win the WBC Light Heavyweight title, aged forty six, when he beat Jean Pascal in 2011. The previous record was held by the great George Foreman. He was also a middleweight champion who defended his title a record twenty times to cement his reputation as a true icon of the sport.
The other fighter in the Bernard Hopkins vs Chad Dawson II equation is the loud-mouthed, brash and highly talented Chad Dawson. He is a former IBF and WBC Lightweight Champion who is ranked at the number four sport in the world. Born on 13th July, 1982 to a father who himself was a boxer, Chad started off with capturing amateur titles. After getting his boxing gloves in order he went professional and started in the middleweight category. He then moved up a step to super middleweight beating boxers like Carl Daniels and Ian Gardner on the way. He won his first WBC Light Heavyweight belt on 3rs February, 2007 by beating Tomasz Adamek. His first title defense came against Jesus Ruiz later that year and he won that bout by a TKO.
The Bernard Hopkins vs Chad Dawson II is more than just a simple boxing match. There is pride and retribution at stake which stems from the previous fight between the two. Chad was declared the winner of that match by a TKO but that decision was overturned a few days later to a draw as Chad had lifted Bernard up and thrown him to the mat which resulted in the champion hurting his shoulder. The draw was then later turned to a no result. It’s a fight between agility and experience and you can get your own ring side seats to this historic fight by simply buying Bernard Hopkins vs Chad Dawson II tickets.
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