Born September 22nd 1977, orthodox fighter Adonis Stevenson started his career in September 2006 at the age of 29 and has now been pro for 11 years, fighting a total of 31 times. Stevenson's longest KO streak is 10 fights long out of his 31 career fights.
Getting rid of his debut fight nerves early, Stevenson took on Mike Funk in September 2006 and claimed a stoppage victory (round 1, KO). Stevenson was the first person to have ever stopped Funk. Continuing on from his debut, Stevenson had an impressive start to his career as he went on to fight 16 fights including 4 times in 2006, 6 times in 2007 and 6 times between 2008 and 2011 against fighters such as Jermain Mackey, Derek Edwards and Anthony Bonsante.
On April 16th, 2010, Stevenson took on and was defeated by Darnell Boone in his first career defeat meaning his career tally went to 13-1-0. Stevenson faced the first defeat and stoppage of his career against Darnell Boone in the 2nd round of a 8 round fight via TKO.
Stevenson entered his next fight with a mostly successful record of 13-1-0 and took this to 14 wins with a win against Derek Edwards on April 8th, 2011 via KO. Stevenson was the first person to stop Derek Edwards and he did it in the 3rd round via KO. Stevenson's win streak of 14 rose to 17 following 3 great wins, becoming the first to stop Aaron Pryor jr, 2nd person to stop Jesus Gonzales and 2nd person to stop Shujaa El amin (Round 1 TKO).
Keeping his losses at 1, Stevenson fought on April 20th, 2012 beating Noe Gonzalez alcoba via TKO. This took his record to 18-1-0 showing quite the successful career to date. Gonzalez alcoba was stopped in the 2nd round via TKO meaning Stevenson was the first person to stop this opponent.
Pushing his career further, Stevenson fought Don George on October 12th, 2012 adding to his winning record. Stevenson's fight against Don George came in the 12th round of a 12 round fight via TKO. Stevenson became the first person to stop George. 9 wins followed for Stevenson including being the first to stop Tavoris Cloud, first to stop Dmitry Sukhotsky and first to stop Tony Bellew.
Andrzej Fonfara was Stevenson's next fight on June 3rd, 2017 and also the next win in his career via TKO. This took his record to 29-1-0 showing a mainly successful career to date. Stevenson was the 3rd person to stop Andrzej and he did it in the 2nd round via TKO. The fight was due to last 12 rounds.
Badou Jack was beaten by Adonis Stevenson on May 19th, 2018 to ensure his win record increased further again to 29 wins. With neither fighter taking the edge in the fight, Stevenson's 12 round fight against Badou Jack ended in a disappointing MD draw.