Tag Archives: Sergey Kovalev

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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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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…

Kovalev Vs. Ward Weigh-in

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…

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Pernell Whitaker: “We’re going to have the best fight of the year”

Pernell Whitaker: “We’re going to have the best fight of the year” By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) FirstClassBoixng.com spoke briefly with Hall of Famer “Sweet Pea” Pernell Whitaker at the Kovalev-Ward…

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Andrzej Fonfara: “I’m ready to come back”

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) FirstClassBoxing.com caught up with the fan-friendly Light Heavyweight Andrzej Fonfara. Fonfara was in attendance for the final Kovalev-Ward press conference. Fonfara told FirstClassBoxing.com that he is…