In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get more build-up for the upcoming Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Geale middleweight title clash on July 26.
Pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. was named “The Best Fighter” for the sixth time at the 2014 ESPY Awards at The Nokia Theatre at LA Live in Los Angeles on Wednesday night.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook brings us news on another ESPY candidate for this year’s “Best Fighter” category: RING super middleweight champion Andre Ward.
Newly-crowned WBO junior welterweight titleholder Chris Algieri isn’t just basking in the glow of a career-best win over Ruslan Provodnikov last Saturday night; he’s dreaming about a potential scrap with Manny Pacquiao.
Super middleweight champ and HBO commentator Andre Ward said he didn’t score the Ruslan Provodnikov-Chris Algieri fight from his broadcaster’s seat on Saturday but thought Algieri, a big underdog, did enough to deserve the split-decision victory.
Carl Froch says he isn’t underestimating George Groves going into their rematch on Saturday in London. The defending IBF super middleweight titleholder says he will set a torrid pace that Groves, who he believes struggles to make 168 pounds, can’t keep up with.
Andre Ward spoke to RingTV.com about his desire to reach a settlement with promoter Dan Goossen given their ongoing litigation. THE RING super middleweight champ admitted the situation could keep him out of the ring for the remainder of 2014 and perhaps beyond.
Former four-time super middleweight titleholder Mikkel Kessler announced that he will continue to fight at a Wednesday press conference in his native Copenhagen, Denmark. The 35-year-old veteran had contemplated retirement.
Trainer Virgil Hunter expressed solidarity with RING and WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward following the California State Athletic Commission’s decision to uphold the fighter’s contract with Dan Goossen,
Following the California State Athletic Commission’s decision to uphold Andre Ward’s contract with Goossen Tutor Promotions, the fighter’s handlers issued the following statement.
The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) upheld the contract between Goossen Tutor Promotions, and RING super middleweight champ Andre Ward, the Sherman Oaks, Calif.-based promotional company announced on Wednesday.
RING and WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward released a statement on his website on Friday addressing his ring absence as well as his ongoing lawsuit seeking separation from career-long promoter Goossen Tutor.
During an absence from the ring that followed back-to-back losses, Andre Berto says he was encouraged by RING super middleweight champ Andre Ward and inspired by the memory of Nelson Mandela.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Andre Ward, THE RING’s Nos. 1- and 2-rated boxers, pound-for-pound, also share back-to-back birthdays. Mayweather turned 37 today, a day after Ward celebrated his 30th birthday.
A lot is riding on Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.’s performance in his rematch with Bryan Vera on March 1. The son of the legendary champion knows that an impressive victory can lead to mega-fights with Andre Ward and Carl Froch.