March 14, 2015 Sergey Kovalev fought Jean Pascal at Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada for the WBA Super World light heavyweight title, IBF World light heavyweight title and WBO World light heavyweight title
Fight Highlights: Pascal down in round 3
Sergey Kovalev vs Jean Pascal round by round
Round 1 Kovalev started the round measuring up Pascal with left jabs,Hard right hand landed by Kovalev, Pascal throws jab to the body, another left jab by Kovalev, left landed by Kovalev to end the round.
Round 2 Kovalev landed left jab to the body followed by right to head, Pascal answered with right hand, Kovalev left hook to the body followed by hard right hand that stunned Pascal, Combination by Pascal, left landed by Kovalev.
Round 3 Kovalev landed left Pascal answered back with right of his own, Combination by Kovalev, left hook by Pascal,body shot by Kovalev, hard left and right by Kovalev stunned Pascal, Pascal comesback with right hand to the body, left hook landed by Pascal,hard right by Kovalev, Hard right by Kovalev sent down Pascal on the ropes.
Round 4 Kovalev knows Pascal is in trouble Kovalev tries to finish Pascal in this round but combination punches but Pascal was able to withstand and countered Kovalev with hard right, Right hand to the head by Kovalev, Pascal countered Kavalev again with hard right hand, Kovalev using the jab to the body and head, Pascal throwing wild punches
Round 5 both fighters traded jab in the center of the ring, Right to the body by Kovalev, Left landed by Pascal, head and body combination by Kovalev, Right by Pascal landed, left hook to the body by Pascal, Counter shot by Pascal stunned Kovalev,hard left to the body by Pascal.
Round 6 Kovalev jabs Pascal counter him with hard right, Another counter right by Pascal, Left hook counter landed again by Pascal, left to the body landed by Kovalev, left hook landed by Pascal, left right by Kovalev, right hand by Kovalev, series of left jabs by Kovalev,hard left hook landed by Pascal.
Round 7 left to the body by Kovalev, Right hand landed by Kovalev, Hard counter right hand landed by Pascal, series of jabs landed by Kovalev, counter right by Pascal,left to the body by Kovalev, left right to head landed by Kovalev, hard left hand landed by Kovalev to end the round.
Round 8 Kovalev slips in the center of the right, Kovalev on the attack throwing combination, two hard left hooks to the body landed by Kovalev followed by right uppercut, another hard left and right combination by Kovalev followed by left to the body and hard right to the head Pascal and he almost went down, Kovalev goes down fight continue, Pascal looks hurt, Kovalev landed two hard right hand and the referee steps in and stopped the fight.
Official time 1 minute and 03 seconds in round number 8 the winner by TKO vitory Sergey “The Crusher” Kovalev