Tag Archives: Andre Ward

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Fight Preview – Ward Vs. Kovalev… The Rematch is all About Adjustments

By Jake Collins (@MelancholyFolly) A lot of us doubted it would happen for the first time and we shared equal scepticism at the rematch happening. Charades we are as this…

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Ward-Kovalev II Arrives this Weekend to Bizarrely Little British Fanfare

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Andre Ward’s rematch with Sergey Kovalev this weekend, and their rivalry itself, appears to exist in two parallel universes. In one it is viewed as the…

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Ward-Kovalev II… “No Excuses” Set For June 17, Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas

ANDRE WARD VS. SERGEY KOVALEV II “NO EXCUSES” SET FOR SATURDAY, JUNE 17 AT MANDALAY BAY EVENTS CENTER IN LAS VEGAS PRESENTED LIVE BY HBO PAY-PER-VIEW® Roc Nation Sports, Main…

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Sampson Lewkowicz talks GGG-Canelo, Kovalev-Ward, David Benavidez and More

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz recently spoke with FirstClassBoxing.com regarding his current stable of boxers and the major events surfacing in the sport of boxing. Two of Lewkowicz’s…

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FirstClassBoxing Awards 2016: Fight of the Year

This year has given us a number of ‘Fight of the Year’ candidates. So have a look who the FirstClassBoxing team have picked for their ‘Fight of the Year’. Andrew…

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FirstClassBoxing Awards: 2016 Fighter of the Year

Some years you have just one fighter who has stood head and shoulders above the rest, making it easy to pick your fighter of the year. But 2016 has produced…

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Five Fighter of the Year Candidates

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) 2016 is quickly coming to a close, and for many it’s been a polarizing year in the sport of boxing. While there are those who view…

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Ward Shows His Heart Matches His Skills in Win over Kovalev

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Andre Ward answered some questions on Saturday night. We knew he was great technically, we knew he was the best inside fighter in boxing, we knew…

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Kovalev vs. Ward Fight Week Coverage: Scoring Recap & Analysis

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) After giving a round-by-round updates and unofficial scores for the all fights that took place at the T-Mobile Area this past Saturday, I’ve decided to go…

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Claressa Shields: “Right now I’m just prepared to showcase my skill on Saturday”

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) Two-time U.S. Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa Shields was in attendance at the final Kovalev-Ward press conference yesterday. Shields was accompanied by her manager, the former longtime…