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Photos: Andre Ward, Chad Dawson Face To Face in Vegas

MGM Grand, Las Vegas - WBC super middleweight champion Andre Ward and WBC light heavyweight king Chad Dawson came together at the MGM Grand to officially announce their showdown for September 8th at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. HBO will televise. Dawson is dropping down to 168-pounds to challenge Ward for his title. Photos by Stacey Verbeek.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Mr. Philadel on 06-11-2012

[QUOTE=BattlingNelson;12231251]Ward fighting a drained Dawson in jOakland. Yuck. I cannot believe Dawson said yes to this deal.[/QUOTE] a buddy of mine was making fun of that as well...he said Chad just wanted to fight...no negoiations or nothing!! :lol1::lol1:

Comment by BattlingNelson on 06-11-2012

Ward fighting a drained Dawson in jOakland. Yuck. I cannot believe Dawson said yes to this deal.

Comment by jayjames616 on 06-10-2012

I don't like when fighters get robbed but if Dawson gets robbed he deserves it. He allowed himself to get rapped in the terms of the fight smh He decided to go to oakland and fight at 168, if he…

Comment by MJ223 on 06-10-2012

[B]One of the few fights where I'm anxious to see the weigh in......[/B]

Comment by Ray* on 06-10-2012

Both of them do look chubby, Am expecting Ward to win this one, the guy is just too discipline and too focus to lose at the moment, and the fact that Chad is coming down would hurt chad more.

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