Sergey Kovalev battered Jean Pascal in retaining his three light heavyweight belts tonight in Montreal, but the Russian wasn’t content to stop landing blows after Pascal’s trainer Freddie Roach threw in the towel after the seventh round. Kovalev brought up the failed attempts at unifying the light heavyweight title by referencing current lineal and WBC belt-holder Adonis Stevenson as “Adonis Chickenson.”

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That led to an enraged Stevenson storming the ring, leading HBO’s Max Kellerman to attempt order restoration. While Stevenson shouted “I’m the real champ,” Kovalev flipped him the bird and skidded back to his corner .

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