Featherweights Joseph Diaz Jr. and Jayson Velez will look to move one step closer to title contention on HBO’s March 26 show featuring Andre Ward.
Andre Ward wants to be remembered as an all-time great in challenging IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev later in the year.
Although he hasn’t been active in the ring, Andre Ward doesn’t expect slippage when he faces Sullivan Barrera, saying he’s aging like Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Sergey Kovalev’s demolition of Jean Pascal in their rematch Saturday brings him another step closer to a fascinating showdown with Andre Ward.
Speaking in Montreal, former super middleweight champ Andre Ward confirmed his March return and said a fight with Sergey Kovalev “is going to happen.”
The details have all been worked out for Sergey Kovalev to face Andre Ward in Nov. Now, all the fighters have to do is win their fights in the meantime.
Andre Ward returns to the ring on March 26 in a prelude to a Pay-Per-View showdown with light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev later this year.
Tom Loeffler of K2 Promotions recently sat down with RingTV.com to address comments Floyd Mayweather Jr. made about Gennady Golovkin and racial bias in boxing.
Andre Ward and Terence Crawford both plan to be ringside for the 2016 Olympic Trials for men’s boxing that begins on Dec. 7 in Reno, Nevada.