ONE MONTH BEFORE FIGHT, STEVENSON WEIGHS 186, CLOUD 188.
Press Release: World light heavyweight champion, Adonis "Superman" Stevenson (21-1-0, 18 KOs), and his opponent for his first title defense on September 28th, Tavoris "Thunder" Cloud (24-1-0, 19 KOs) complied with WBC 30-day weight requirements. A month ahead of the fight, scheduled for Montreal, Stevenson tipped the scales at his Traverse City, Michigan training camp at 186 pounds. Cloud, a former IBF 175-pound titlist, weighed in at 188 pounds at his Florida training camp. Both fighters were below the 193-pound mark permitted by WBC rules. The next mandatory weigh in will be held seven days prior to their Sept. 28th fight at the Belle Centre in Montreal with the weight limit at 184 pounds. Tickets are on sale at the Bell Centre, on www.evenko.ca.