Sergey Kovalev (Amanda Armstrong/Combat Press)

HBO Boxing Results: Alvarez Stuns Kovalev, Wins WBO World Title

On Saturday, Aug. 4, HBO Boxing traveled to the Hard Rock Casino & Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J., for Kovalev vs. Alvarez.

In the night’s main event, WBO world light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev competed against undefeated champion Eleider Alvarez.

Also, WBA world light heavyweight champ Dmitry Bivol defended against Isaac Chilemba.


The event aired live at 10 p.m. ET on HBO.

Eleider Alvarez def. Sergey Kovalev by TKO. Round 7 – WBO and IBA world light heavyweight title
Dmitry Bivol def. Isaac Chilemba by unanimous decision (120-108, 116-112, 120-108) – WBA world light heavyweight title