09 Aug 2016

Kathy Duva says Ward-Kovalev negotiations are a “living hell”

On Tuesday at a Los Angeles press conference, WBO, WBA and IBF light heavyweight world champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (30-0-1, 26 KOs) was supposed to announce formally the November 19 PPV against pound-for-pound #1 fighter Andre “S.O.G” Ward, things did not go as planned. First, the event was one hour late,

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08 Aug 2016

Andre Ward-Sergey Kovalev PPV set for November 19th

Light heavyweight Andre Ward will face Sergey Kovalev for Kovalev’s WBA, WBO and IBF light heavyweight title at a yet to be determined site that will be announced later this week. The bout will be on November 19th on HBO pay-per-view with an official announcement coming shortly. After the fight,

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08 Aug 2016

Andre Ward dominates in Oakland, undercard results as well

Light heavyweight Andre “S.O.G” Ward (30-0, 15 KOs) scored a twelve round unanimous decision over Alexander Brand (25-2, 19 KOs) on Saturday night at the Oracle Arena in Ward’s hometown of Oakland, California. Ward dropped Brand once, but Brand proved to be a game vet, who survived until the final. The

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11 Jul 2016

Kovalev picks up Unanimous Decision victory over Chilemba

Sergey Kovalev (30-0-1, 26 KOs) continues his reign as the lineal Light Heavyweight champion after picking up a unanimous decision victory Monday night. Sergey defended his WBA, WBC and IBF titles at the DIVS Sports Palace in Ekaterinburg, Russia, against a very game Isaac Chilemba. Chilemba picked up a couple of

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08 Jun 2016

Sergey Kovalev-Isaac Chilemba headline rare HBO Monday card

HBO Sports will return to Russia for the first time since 2013 with a rare Monday night card that will feature light heavyweight champ Sergey Kovalev (29-0-1, 26 KOs) defending against challenger Isaac Chilemba (24-3-2, 10 KOs)  from the DIVS Arena in Ekaterinburg, Russia. The fight will fight will be tape

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28 May 2016

Artur Beterbiev Returns on June 4th on ESPN

Unbeaten light heavyweight contender Artur Beterbiev (9-0, 9 KOs) will battle veteran Argentine Olympian Ezequiel Maderna (23-2, 15 KOs) in a 12-round showdown that headlines Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) live on ESPN and ESPN Deportes Saturday, June 4 from Bell Center in Montreal. Televised coverage begins at 11 p.m. ET/8

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05 May 2016

Bernard Hopkins wonders why media is giving Golovkin a pass

In a video with Elie Seckbach, Bernard Hopkins let the world know how he feels about Gennady Golovkin “I made concessions to Oscar [de la Hoya] to come down, being the undisputed middleweight champion to come down to 158 lbs, because Bob Arum from Top Rank offered me a lot

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04 May 2016

Andre Ward to return in July in Oakland, CA

According to ESPN.com, Roc Nation Sports and HBO are working on bringing Andre Ward back on July 9th or July 16th at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, CA. Apparently, the more realistic date is the 16th which would be one week before the Terence Crawford-Viktor Postol pay-per-view. This bout would

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23 Apr 2016

Sergey Kovalev- Isaac Chilemba set for July 11th in Russia

WBO, WBA and IBF light heavyweight world champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (29-0-1, 26 KOs) returns to his home country of Russia to defend all three of his belts against Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba (24-3-2, 10 KOs) on Monday, July 11 in Ekaterinburg. The fight will take place on the opening

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29 Mar 2016

Andre Ward-Sullivan Barrera pulls in a million viewers

Andre Ward made his return to HBO after two years with an impressive and fun bout against Sullivan Barrera that netted an average of 1,064,000 viewers on the premium channel. The fight which had a little over 9,000 fans in attendance seemed to capture nationwide attention as the main event peaked

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