Dawson happy to be back at 175

Light heavyweight champ set to defend title against Adonis Stevenson on Saturday

Originally Published: June 4, 2013
By Brian Campbell | ESPN.com

Chad Dawson finally has found himself in a peaceful place after a tumultuous couple of years.

After a frustrating -- yet ultimately successful -- pair of fights with Bernard Hopkins and an ill-fated move down to 168 pounds against unbeaten champion Andre Ward last September -- where a weakened Dawson was stopped for the first time in his career -- the 30-year-old light heavyweight champion has reunited with a former trainer (again) and is happy being back at his natural weight.

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