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Shakur Stevenson Breaks Down Felix Caraballo, Stops Him In Six

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WBO featherweight champion Shakur Stevenson made a successful 130 pound debut against Felix Caraballo, working him down to a sixth round stoppage victory in a non title fight at the MGM Grand Conference Center on Tuesday night.

Stevenson toyed with his opponent, breaking him down with every shot before, eventually ending the fight with a big body shot in the sixth round. The shot sent Caraballo to his knees and his gloves on the canvas and while stuck there because of the pains, the referee Tony Weeks was forced to end the fight at exactly 1:31 of the sixth.

With the win, the 2016 silver medallist Stevenson retained his unbeaten record and improved to (14-0, 8KOs). Stevenson was placed a 100-1 favourite, heading into the fight and he proved right the bookmarkers by winning all the five rounds (50-44, 50-44, 50-43) before the stoppage, dropping Caraballo (13-2-2, 9 KOs) twice in the first round…

Jon Jones Totally Uninterested In Fighting Israel Adesanya

Jon Jones Totally Uninterested In Fighting Israel Adesanya

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The UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones and the Middleweight Champion Isreal Adesanya haven't been in the same page for a while and have been making exchanges on social media with fingers pointing at a possible fight in the future.

However, Jon Jones seemingly wasn't impressed with the UFC 249 Main Event showdown between Isreal Adesanya and Yoel Romero, which was no doubt a "Lackluster Performance" with the "Last style Bender" ending up with a unanimous decision victory.

Right now, due to the way the UFC 249 main event unfolded Jon Jones is no longer interested in the fight,airing his view and decision through a tweet.
"Yoel is almost 10 years older than me and almost won that fight,” Jones wrote in response to a question on Twitter. “Without using his wrestling. That’s all I’ll say.”
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Romero, who was known mostly for his wrestling was the aggressor throughout the fight, while Adesanya made used of the hit and run technique, avoiding to engage in a serious exchange with the Romero, which led to boo's in the Arena. However, Adesanya was able to retain his title with a unanimous decision.

The two Champions have had their share of social media exchanges and have expressed their differences and dislike publicly, which has lead many to believe a super fight was somewhere in the horizon. Right now, The light heavyweight champion seems very interested and could possibly turn down an offer for the fight, if such an opportunity comes up.


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