The promotional road to the Sergey Kovalev-Andre Ward showdown hasn’t been easy, but Kovalev and trainer John David Jackson are motivated by the fight.
Kathy Duva says the WBA mistakenly ordered Sergey Kovalev to fight Juergen Braehmer next but the WBA disputes this, saying he is in fact the mandatory.
Promoter Kathy Duva hails Sergey Kovalev vs. Andre Ward as a “changing of the guard” from the Mayweather/Pacquiao era as T-Mobile is eyed to host.
Light heavyweight titleholder Sergey Kovalev’s next fight will be against Isaac Chilemba on July 11 in Ekaterinburg, Russia (a major city near his hometown Kopeysk).
Main Event CEO Kathy Duva spoke to RingTV about the rise of Sergey Kovalev and the 175-pound division, and the anticipated showdown with Andre Ward.
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.
Main Events CEO Kathy Duva came to Sergey Kovalev’s defense after Jean Pascal accused him of being racist at a press conference, calling the controversy a “non-issue.”
On Jan. 30, Karim Mayfield will step in for injured Ray Robinson against unbeaten Dmitry Mikhaylenko.