Photos: Andre Ward's Bad Cut is Finally Revealed For All
NEW YORK – As previously reported, the Super Six World Boxing Classic Final between super middleweight world champions Andre Ward and Carl Froch has been rescheduled for Saturday, Dec. 17 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J. The SHOWTIME® telecast will air LIVE at 9 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast). The announcement was made jointly today by Ward’s promoter, Dan Goossen of Goossen Tutor Promotions, Froch’s promoter, Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport, and Ken Hershman of SHOWTIME Sports®.
The fight, originally scheduled for Oct. 29 at Boardwalk Hall, was postponed late last week after Ward sustained a cut above his right eye during a sparring session on Thursday, Sept. 22. (Photos attached by FIGHT CAMP 360)
Tickets for the fight are currently on sale at the Boardwalk Hall box office or by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 736-1420 or online at ticketmaster.com. All tickets purchased for the original event date will be honored on Dec. 17. If ticket holders are not able to attend on Dec. 17, refunds are available at the point of purchase.
Tickets are priced at $300, $200, $100 and $50 with the non-televised undercard beginning at 6 p.m. ET. The event is promoted by Goossen Tutor Promotions, Matchroom Sport and Antonio Leonard Promotions, in association with Caesars Atlantic City and sponsored by Corona.
Hope it doesn't affect the fight..... May the best man winComment by Cotto 54/10 on 09-28-2011
That's a real bad cutComment by Imhotep on 09-28-2011
[QUOTE=Bushbaby;11217341]There wasn't even a need for it to be shown. i would take his word for it. He hasn't ran from anyone yet & I don't think that he needed to start now. A little postponment is ok. It's still…Comment by Rome-By-Ko on 09-28-2011
[QUOTE=Slyboots;11217632]Perhaps Andre Ward cuts easily? I remember him being cut during the Bika fight as well.[/QUOTE] That Bika fight was one of the most dirty fights I've ever seen..Of course both fighters were cut..I don't know how easy Ward cut's,but…Comment by nÔÔb_out_king on 09-28-2011
[QUOTE=iBreakbeat;11217605]Maybe Ward will be more wary of headbutting from now on.[/QUOTE] Probably not. A goat wouldn't stop either. Besides headbutting is done with more of the top of your head, so that you don't get cut yourself. I think the…Post a Comment - View More User Comments (45)