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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'

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

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

Duva: Kovalev to Fight in November; 'Don't Know' About Stevenson

LAS VEGAS – Kathy Duva doesn’t know who Sergey Kovalev will fight next, but she has an idea when he’ll return to the ring. Duva, whose company promotes Kovalev, expects the former light heavyweight ch...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

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

Photos: Kovalev in Good Spirits, Buys New Time Pieces in Vegas

Less than 24 hours after suffering his second career defeat, former world champion Sergey Kovalev was in good spirits as he went shopping on the Las Vegas strip, and hit the Hublot Boutique at The For...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

Andre Ward: No Third Fight Against Kovalev; Doesn't Make Sense

LAS VEGAS – Andre Ward doesn’t see any reason to fight Sergey Kovalev a third time, certainly not next. Whatever you think of Ward’s wins against Kovalev, he has beaten the former light heavyweight ch...Read More

Video: James Prince Reacts To Andre Ward Stopping Kovalev

James Prince 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 world c...Read More

Video: Roc Nation CEO Reacts To Andre Ward Stopping Kovalev

Michael Yormark 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 worl...Read More