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Jean Pascal Focused On Bolonti

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Pascal focused on Bolonti

By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com
The day before light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev entered the ring to face Blake Caparello in August the fight took on even greater significance. That is because Kovalev had signed to face Bernard Hopkins in a Nov. 8 unification fight -- contingent on beating the little-known Caparello.

Caparello threw a scare into everyone hoping Kovalev would take care of business, including ringside observer Hopkins, when he dropped him in the first round. Kovalev was not hurt, got to his feet quickly and then drilled Caparello in a second-round knockout victory.

The point is every fight has an element of danger and often the best-laid plans can go awry....

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