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Ward vs Kovalev – Post Match Review

Whatever doubts there were after Andre Ward was given a highly controversial unanimous decision, along with three light heavyweight title belts following his November fight against Sergey Kovalev, there were none remaining after Saturday night. I predicted Andre Ward to win by decision, and in a shocking fashion Andre Ward won via knockout to the body in the 8th round! Although Kovalev said he trained for better stamina, he seemed to be very winded after the 4th round. Ward had a vicious body attack but he was warned twice during the fight for low blows. Kovalev claimed the final body ...

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Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev Part 2 – Fight Prediction

Normally a boxing rematch consists of one of three possibilities, 1) the winner of the first fight wins more decisively, 2) the rematch doesn’t truly live up to the excitement of the first fight or 3) the rematch shows who the true winner of the first fight was or should have been. On occasion, there are some rematches that are even better than the first fight, but the majority of the time, those are the possibilities. There are examples for each possibility in boxing history. We had Floyd Mayweather defeat Marcos Maidana more decisively in their rematch; we had Muhammad ...

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Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev Part 2 – Fight Preview

There’s an old saying that “sometimes it’s so nice, you want to see it twice”, that saying rings true for this weekend’s matchup in the Light Heavyweight Division, with the rematch between Sergey Kovalev vs Andre Ward. The first fight was won by Ward in a hard fought decision that came in controversial fashion, with Ward being knocked down in the 2nd  round and coming back to win the fight, giving Kovalev his first loss and becoming the Light Heavyweight champion. Kovalev disagreed with the decision and used his immediate rematch clause and here we are with part two. Ward fans ...

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HBO Boxing best of 2017 schedule includes Canelo vs. Khan, Kovalev vs. Ward, Golovkin vs. Brook & more

It’s a holiday treat for HBO Boxing fans. Over four consecutive nights in late December, HBO will present six of the year’s standout fights, spotlighting some of the biggest names in the sport. Featured are signature wins by Canelo Alvarez, Terence Crawford, Gennady Golovkin, Roman Gonzalez and Andre Ward plus a leading candidate for “Fight of the Year.”

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Results: Andre Ward gets up from knockdown, defeats Sergey Kovalev via close, controversial decision

HBO Kovalev vs. Ward Results: In front of a packed house at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada and live on HBO Pay-Per-View, Andre “S.O.G.” Ward (31-0, 15 KOs)* won a close unanimous decision victory over Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (30-1-1, 26 KOs) to steal the WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Titles in a decision that some believe is controversial.

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