Stevens seeking big break at 160

Former 168-pounder says he's 'ready right now' for middleweight title shot

Updated: August 2, 2013, 2:07 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

The middleweight division is hot right now, and it could get even hotter if Curtis Stevens can punch his way into a big fight.

Champion Sergio Martinez drew a crowd of about 50,000 to his homecoming fight against Martin Murray in Argentina in April, and titleholder Gennady Golovkin has been shredding challengers and has become one of the rising stars in boxing.

"Kid Chocolate" Peter Quillin also holds a belt and has been very impressive in recent outings, and he continues ...

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