CHAD DAWSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Chad Dawson Signs With Al Haymon

Al Haymon is racking up the signings. I’m not sure how much he has left, but if Haymon can get something out of Chad Dawson, he will become the Zen Master. Boxing Scene is reporting that Dawson has inked a deal with the powerful Haymon. “We’ll have him fighting at 175 pretty soon,” said Watson, “probably in May.” Sam Watson, who works closely with Haymon, confirmed...
Via Thacover2
March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

2013 Boxing Knockout Of The Year: Adonis Stevenson - Chad Dawson

(Chad Dawson attempts to rise from being flattened by Adonis Stevenson; photo credit: Graham Hughes/AP) Chad Dawson's technical decision loss to Jean Pascal in 2010 signaled the end of his tenure as an undefeated fighter. It wasn't a big deal, though; losses do and should happen in boxing, even if the sport has evolved to a point where they mean more than they should...
Via The Queensbury Rules
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Was Chad Dawson ever really “Bad Chad”? Or was he always overrated?

Inevitably, whenever a boxer suffers a surprising and decisive defeat, questions are raised about his ability, past and present. When the loss is a knockout defeat, those questions are doubled. So it goes now with Chad Dawson, who must weather a battery of speculation over whether he was really "Bad Chad", the Top 10 Pound for Pound light heavyweight kingpin after all....
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 10, 2013  |  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

Jean Pascal vs. Chad Dawson II preview & prediction

Fight pick & preview: Pascal vs. Dawson Rematch On May 25 in Montreal, WBC Light Heavyweight Champion Chad Dawson defends against former conqueror Jean Pascal. This fight will be almost 3 years after their first encounter, which Pascal won in an 11th-round technical decision, after Dawson suffered a fight-ending cut just as he appeared to be rounding into shape. It was an upset...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 27, 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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