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Light Heavy Holds, Burnett Enters at 118: BScene Ratings Update

Light Heavyweight: Despite several results of note, there isn’t any change in the ratings at light heavyweight for the moment. Lineal champion Adonis Stevenson and the perceived champion to most of th...Read More

Frank Warren: Ward-Kovalev Ending Unsatisfactory, Trilogy Needed

While you naturally have to afford Andre Ward huge credit for now twice toppling the previously formidable force of Sergey Kovalev, it remains the case that he hasn’t quite put the matter to bed. I su...Read More

Hearn: Ward-Kovalev Stopped Too Early - But Kovalev Was Done

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport was getting flashbacks last weekend, while he was watching the rematch between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev. At the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Ward stopped Kov...Read More

Hearn: Ward-Kovalev Not Promoted Right, I Would've Smashed It!

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport was shocked with what he felt was a lack of proper promotion for last Saturday's rematch between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev. Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) stopped Kova...Read More

Hopkins: Kovalev Stoppage Was Legit, Ward Wore Him Down

This past Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Andre Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) stopped Sergey Kovalev (30-2, 26 KOs) in the eight round of their rematch to retain the IBF, WBC, WBA light heavywe...Read More

Tony Weeks Owes Apologies to Sergey Kovalev and Andre Ward

Tony Weeks Owes Apologies to Sergey Kovalev and Andre Ward

By Keith Idec - The apologetic Tweets from Tony Weeks quickly began circulating Saturday night. One noted that he would not have stopped the Andre Ward-Sergey Kovalev rematch had he known Ward had lan...Read More

Abel Sanchez Says Kovalev is Stubborn, Was Difficult To Train

Abel Sanchez, who once worked with former champion Sergey Kovalev (30-2, 26 KOs), isn't all that surprised that he has seemingly tuned out trainer John David Jackson in his last few fights and many be...Read More

Golovkin: Ward-Kovalev Rematch Was Stopped 'A Little Bit Early'

Nelson: Ward Gets Drilled By Joshua, He Should Face Bellew

Former world champion and Sky Sports analyst Johnny Nelson believes Andre Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) would be making a very big mistake if he moves up to the heavyweight division to challenge IBF, IBO, WBA w...Read More

Kovalev: Ward Was Better, But I Fought Two People In the Ring

Sergey Kovalev gave Andre Ward deserved credit for his improved performance, yet faulted referee Tony Weeks for the unusual conclusion to their fight Saturday night. Kovalev posted the same message to...Read More

Andre Ward-Sergey Kovalev II: Post-Fight Report Card

The final punch Andre Ward landed was a low blow. To dismiss it entirely is intellectually dishonest; to pretend it didn’t happen a lie. To say emphatically it ended on three straight low blows would ...Read More

Tony Bellew Ready For Andre Ward: If He Wants It - I'm Game!

Former WBC cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew (29-2-1, 19 KOs) is more than willing to provide Andre Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) with the opportunity to test his skills at a higher weight. Ward returned to th...Read More

Duva: Not a Great Chance That We'll Win Kovalev's Protest

Kathy Duva isn’t optimistic that the protest her promotional company has filed on behalf of Sergey Kovalev will change anything. She still feels that what occurred during the Andre Ward-Sergey Kovalev...Read More

Broner: Don't Care What Anybody Says; Kovalev Was Ready to Quit!

NEW YORK – Adrien Broner saw quit in Sergey Kovalev on Saturday night. As the former four-division champion watched his friend, Andre Ward, and Kovalev go at it in their light heavyweight championship...Read More

Ward vs. Kovalev: Two Fights, Two Unique Outcomes

LAS VEGAS - Anyone who predicted there would be a knockout in the rematch between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev were correct. Few were correct in predicting it would be Ward, even if you count Ward's ...Read More

Ward: To Talk Low Blows, Must Mention Kovalev's Rabbit Punches

LAS VEGAS – Andre Ward wanted everyone to understand that he wasn’t the only one playing rough Saturday night. The IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion responded to criticism for repeatedly hitting ...Read More

Do We Believe Andre Ward Can Beat Anthony Joshua?

Do We Believe Andre Ward Can Beat Anthony Joshua?

By Corey Erdman - After Saturday's TKO victory over Sergey Kovalev, it's inarguable that Andre Ward is the best fighter in the sport, pound for pound. However you interpret the meaning of “pound for p...Read More

NSAC Exec: Good Stoppage of Kovalev, Ward's Shots Were Legal

Bob Bennett, the executive director of the Nevada State Athletic Commission, saw no issue with Saturday's ruling by referee Tony Weeks, who stopped the Andre Ward vs. Sergey Kovalev rematch in the eig...Read More

Video: Shakur Stevenson Reacts To Andre Ward Stopping Kovalev

Shakur Stevenson Video Interview - Olympic gold medal winner Andre Ward has stopped Russian puncher Sergey Kovalev in the eighth round to win their rematch and retain his unified light-heavyweight wor...Read More

Andre Ward: Referee's Actions, Stoppage Are Not My Fault

LAS VEGAS – Andre Ward wasn’t about to apologize for stopping the knockout artist who had promised to end his career. The IBF, WBA and WBO light heavyweight champion wasn’t about to accept any blame f...Read More