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Hearn wants Tony Bellew vs. Andre Ward after Haye rematch

By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn says he wants to put together a fight between former WBC World cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew and former 2 division world champion Andre “SOG” Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) after the rematch against David Haye (28-3, 26 KOs) on May 5th at the O2 Arena in London, UK.… Read

Andre Ward weighing 199, says he has something special coming

By Allan Fox: Andre ‘SOG’ Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) is hinting that he may be making a comeback soon at cruiserweight or heavyweight. The 33-year-old Ward revealed on Wednesday that he’s weighing 199 pounds now, and that’s working on something. … Read

Froch thinks Bivol is why Andre Ward retired

By Allan Fox: Carl Froch believes that Andre ‘SOG’ Ward’s decision to hang up his gloves recently was influenced by the emergence of the young Russian knockout artist Dmitry Bivol (12-0, 10 KOs). … Read

Kellerman thinks Andre Ward could fight again

By Allan Fox: Max Kellerman of HBO suspects that former 2 division world champion Andre ‘SOG’ Ward will soon be coming out of retirement to resume his boxing career. Ward, 33, recently retired from the sport after beating Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovalev by an 8th round knockout in their rematch on HBO pay-per-view on June 17 […]

Kovalev: Referee Tony Weeks was on Ward’s team

By Jeff Aranow: Former light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev says referee Tony Weeks was one of Andre Ward’s team from their rematch on June 17. Weeks stopped the fight in the 8th round after Kovalev appeared to have been hit by several low blows by Ward. Instead of Ward being penalized, he was given credit […]

Hopkins: Canelo will KO GGG like Ward did with Kovalev

By Dan Ambrose: Bernard Hopkins of Golden Boy Promotions expects his fighter Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) to beat IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) by a knockout just like Andre Ward stopped former light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev by a stoppage in their rematch. … Read

Beterbiev vs. Koelling – vacant IBF 175lb title possible for Nov.11

By Allan Fox: week, it potentially impacts next months’ November 11th fight between #2 IBF Artur Beterbiev (11-0, 11 KOs) and Enrico Koelling (23-1, 6 KOs), who were supposed to be fighting in an IBF 175 lb. title eliminator bout.… Read

Andre Ward retires

By Allan Fox: In a surprising move, Andre “SOG” Ward has retired from boxing just 3 months after stopping former light heavyweight champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev in an 8th round knockout on June 17.… Read

Adonis Stevenson: I’m ready to fight Badou Jack

By Jeff Aranow: WBC World light heavyweight champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson says he’s now ready to fight WBA champion Badou Jack or IBF/WBA/WBO 175 lb. champion Andre “SOG” Ward in a unification fight. Stevenson says it doesn’t matter which of the two he fights. He wants to add their titles to his collection. … Read

Froch: Andre Ward’s style is boring; HBO doesn’t want to show his fights

By Scott Gilfoid: Former super middleweight champion Carl Froch (33-2, 24 KOs) got a little riled up on Thursday when he was being asked by the boxing media about Andre “SOG” Ward (32-0, 16 KOs). Froch said that Ward’s fighting style is boring, and that HBO, Showtime and Sky Sports don’t want to televise his […]

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