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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 […]

Andre Ward’s contract with HBO expires

By Jim Dower: Light heavyweight champion and #1 pound-for-pound king Andre “SOG” Ward’s contract with HBO Boxing has expired, and he’s now a network free agent. There’s some who feel that Ward may leave his promoters at Roc Nation Sports and join up with Top Rank. … Read

McGregor will fade against Mayweather and get stopped says Ward

By Scott Gilfoid: Light heavyweight world champion Andre Ward is predicting Conor McGregor will start fast this Saturday night in his fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. (49-0, 26 KOs), but then ultimately, he’ll gas out and get stopped after the 3rd round. … Read

Andre Ward believes Anthony Joshua is beatable

By Scott Gilfoid: IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Andre “SOG” Ward doesn’t rule out a fight in the future against IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua , who he rates as definitely beatable as anyone when the time comes for them to face each other. Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) just finished knocking out former 175 lb. champion […]

Andre Ward to work as Guest Commentator for Mayweather vs. McGregor & Crawford vs. Indongo

ANDRE WARD GUEST ANALYST FOR AUGUST 19 TOP RANK BOXING ON ESPN TERENCE “BUD” CRAWFORD VS. JULIUS INDONGO, GUEST CONTRIBUTOR TO ESPN’S MULTIPLATFORM NEWS AND INFORMATION COVERAGE OF AUGUST 26 FLOYD MAYWEATHER VS. CONOR MCGREGOR Undefeated two-division world champion and 2004 Olympic gold medalist Andre Ward will join ESPN’s coverage of two of the year’s […]

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