Badou Jack: “I’m Here to Fight the Best” – Badou Jack (22-1-2, 13 KOs) is a former world champion in two weight classes, having held the WBC super middleweight title from 2015 to 2017 and the WBA light heavyweight title in 2017. He is scheduled to fight Adonis “Superman” Stevenson (29-1-0, 24 KOs) for the WBC world light heavyweight title on May 19th in Montreal.
On August 26th, 2017, Jack won the WBA title in his light heavyweight debut via stoppage victory in round 5 over Nathan Cleverly (34-4-0, 16 KOs), and then vacated the title on September 23. After Jack defeated Cleverly, he began to call out WBC titleholder Adonis Stevenson.
In this interview Jack to talk about his upcoming match. Stevenson is a longtime holder of the WBC belt at 175 pounds and he will once again be playing host for the fight as Jack will travel north of the border for the May fight. Do not miss what the always mild mannered Jack has to say.
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