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CHAD DAWSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Videos: Shobox alums Bradley, Porter, Guerrero, Dawson, Malignaggi & others share advice & memories

It's the massive 200th edition of Showtime's ShoBox series this Friday. The series has produced a veritable who's who of current and former world champions and top contenders. Right here, a handful of the big names who have graduated through the ShoBox ranks offer their thoughts. Some offer advice to young fighters and prospects, others share their memories and experiences...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Showtime Extreme Results: Chad Dawson, Dominic Breazeale Win Early

Chad Dawson got back to his winning ways quickly on Sho Extreme Saturday, stopping a reluctant George Blades in one round. You wouldn’t say Dawson was “back” in any other way, though, as his back fat was winning more attention. I kid — Dawson wasn’t fat by normal human standards but he was 182 pounds on Friday and hit the ring at 202 pounds, visibly chunkier than he has...
Via The Queensbury Rules
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Video interview: Chad Dawson talks about his comeback

Chad Dawson returns to action for the first time since back to back stoppage losses, and in this video interview, Dawson talks about his return, this time off, and what we can expect to see from him. Take a look right here, and then see Dawson in action this Saturday on Showtime Extreme. Dawson talks about how his time off, away from the ring, helped him. He was able to spend time...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Dawson begins comeback on Saturday, fight televised on Showtime Extreme

Can Chad Dawson be "Bad" again? Can the former two-time light heavyweight world champion bounce back from two consecutive knockout losses and look sharp after a one-year hiatus? Can he regain his status in the division he once dominated? Dawson (31-3, 17 KOs), of Las Vegas by way of New Haven, Conn., will look to answer those questions when he takes the first step in his...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Dawson is bigger ... and better?

The Chad Dawson you saw the last time out is gone. That version of Dawson was at 168 pounds, a lower weight class, and lost to pound-for-pound star Andre Ward. Now, he is back up at light heavyweight and ready to face Adonis Stevenson, a big-punching Canadian on Saturday at Bell Centre in Montreal (HBO, 10 p.m. ET). "I feel great being back at my weight," Dawson said....
Via Fox Sports
June 06, 2013  |  Discuss

BSO Interview: WBC Light Heavyweight Champion Chad Dawson

Chad Dawson is still the WBC Light Heavyweight Champion of the world but the last impression many fight fans have of him consist of him being floored by Andre Ward. Dawson is well aware of this doubters and he’s working hard to gain back his stature as one of the top fighters in the world by facing Adonis Stevenson on June 8th. Dawson sat down with us to discuss his upcoming fight...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Eliminating negativity key for Dawson

As a fighter, a loss is a defining moment in your career. How each fighter reacts to such a devastating blow can mean the difference between success and failure. Chad Dawson shares his mindset following his first loss, as well as the changes he made to be prepared for his title bout against Andre Ward on Saturday night: As a fighter, you always strive to be the best. So when I...
Via Fox Sports
September 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Dawson relishing new underdog role

There is palpable excitement for Saturday night's fight between Chad Dawson and Andre Ward (9:45pm, HBO), and for good reason. In the ring will be two young American fighters with impressive resumes and both with realistic aspirations of topping the pound-for-pound list one day. Both can take a big step towards that with a win this weekend. The oddsmakers have the undefeated...
Via Fox Sports
September 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Ward places title on the line against Dawson

I cannot identify what Chad Dawson's greatest attribute as a fighter is yet because I have not fought him, so that remains to be seen. There is not one thing that's dangerous about him: He is a good, all-around fighter. His credentials speak for themselves, and when you go into a megafight or a championship fight, you prepare for the best and you prepare for everything....
Via Fox Sports
August 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Chad Dawson vs. Bernard Hopkins II preview & prediction

The shake-up of the light heavyweight division will (hopefully) finally be settled on April 28 in Atlantic City, when the ageless wonder Bernard Hopkins meets a man who many thought would once dominate the 175-pound division for years, Chad Dawson. The first bout between these two men ended in controversy, as Dawson threw Hopkins to the canvas and (faked, according to some...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 30, 2012  |  Discuss
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