CANADIAN UPDATE: ADONIS STEVENSON SEEKS TO AVENGE LONE LOSS
Compiled By Scott Shaffer
This Friday night (Feb. 8th) at Montreal's Bell Centre, and also shown on ESPN2 Firday Night Fights, Kevin Bizier (19-0 with 13 KOs) takes on former world lightweight champion Nate Campbell (36-9-1 with 26 KOs) at welterweight... According to Canadian Boxiana, Adonis Stevenson (19-1 with 13 KOs) will try to avenge the only loss of his career when Darnell Boone (19-20-3 with 8 KOs) gives Stevenson a rematch on March 22nd in Montreal. The following matches are also scheduled for the coming weeks in Canada: Dierry Jean (23-0 with 15 KOs) will face Mexico's Cosme Rivera (35-15-3 with 24 KOs) in a junior welterweight bout on February 16th in Gatnieau, Quebec; Steve Claggett (15-1-1 with 10 KOs) takes on France's Alexandre Lepelley (10-1-1 with 3 KOs) in a junior welterweight contest in Edmonton on March 2nd; and Junior Moar (9-3 with 2 KOs) fights Michael Walchuk (9-8 with 2 KOs) in a light heavyweight rematch on March 15th in Vancouver, pending commission approval.