Stevenson: Slugger, sweet scientist

Lineal light heavyweight champ shows new side to take apart Tavoris Cloud

Updated: September 29, 2013, 3:50 AM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

When Adonis Stevenson knocked out Chad Dawson in 76 seconds with a single crushing left hand in June to win the world light heavyweight championship, it was an electrifying and spectacular performance from one of boxing's best punchers.

But heading into his first defense against former titleholder Tavoris Cloud on Saturday night before a hometown crowd at the Bell Centre in Montreal, while everyone wanted to talk about the knockout power of "Superman," he and his trainer, Javan "Sugar" ...

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