Former unified WBA, WBC and Ring Magazine middleweight champion Andre Ward has cleared the hurdle for his upcoming fight against Sergey Kovalev after his near shutout win over Alexander Brand Saturday night at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, California.
Former unified WBA, WBC and Ring magazine middleweight champion Andre Ward is set to face Alexander Brand of Colombia in a tune up fight on Saturday against Sergey Kovalev for the WBA, IBF and WBO light heavyweight titles on Nov. 19 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Unbeaten Russian light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev is going home to Russia to face Malawian challenger Isaac Chilemba in a tune-up fight for his much-awaited clash with unbeaten light heavyweight challenger Andre Ward later this year.
Former WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward scored a third round knockdown over unbeaten Cuban fighter Sullivan Barrera in his light heavyweight debut Saturday night at the Oracle Arena, Oakland, California,
Former WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward is set to make his debut in the light heavyweight limit of 175 pounds against Cuban unbeaten fighter Sullivan Barrera Saturday night at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, California.
Olympic gold medalist and WBA super middleweight titlist Andre Ward made a triumphant return to the ring after close to two years of inactivity with his ninth-round stoppage of Paul Smith, Saturday night at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Ca.
The knockout of Daniel Geale was not a total surprise in light of the record of Kos by Gennady Golovkin. The exception being this was against a previous champion and closed the door on avoiding Gennady Gennadyevich Golovkin “Triple G” in the future.
Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao and unbeaten boxing champion Floyd Mayweather have been nominated for "Best Fighter Award" (boxing) in ESPN's annual search for outstanding athletes in different sports categories.
It was noticeable that Andre Ward who was recently on Showtime Boxing and has been a constant with that network was a cameo commentator on the HBO Mayweather Cotto fight. There are now reports he will fight Chad Dawson for the Light Heavyweight Title.
From Oakland, Calif. Undefeated American boxer Andre Ward defeats Mikkel Kessler and wins the WBA super middle weight title and giving the Americans their first win in the super middle weight classic tournament.
Both Mikkel Kessler and Andre Ward make weight for their super middle weight WBA title fight taking place Saturday night in what is their first appearance in the Showtime Super Six World Boxing Tournament.