The movie wasn’t much different seven months later, which to say Sergey Kovalev was good for about six rounds against Andre Ward before the fuel gauge hit the danger zone and the vehicle’s power began to sputter.
Andre Ward and his trainer, Virgil Hunter, knew the only way to prove Ward’s first victory over Sergey Kovalev wasn’t a fluke was to knock out the Russian in the rematch.
Andre Ward said he will make a big statement during his rematch with Sergey Kovalev on Saturday at the Mandalay Bay Events Center.
WBA interim titlist Dmitry Bivol will make his Las Vegas debut against Cedric Agnew in a Ward-Kovalev undercard bout Saturday.
The excitement around a Sergey Kovalev-Andre Ward rematch was modest, so losing headlines to another bout days before the fight hardly did those involved any favors.
Sergey Kovalev stepped to the podium Thursday sporting a black hat that read “WAR” and said a few words in an irritated tone. The Russian only spoke for about 30 seconds, but he got his point across — literally.
Who are the winners and losers now that Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor have finally agreed to fight on Aug. 26 at T-Mobile Arena?
Cuban star Guillermo Rigondeaux will fight Moises Flores on the Andre Ward-Sergey Kovalev undercard Saturday at the Mandalay Bay Events Center.
Longshot Conor McGregor gaining support of bettors, but oddsmakers don’t show much belief in debuting boxer
Ex-MMA superstar and rising film thespian Randy Couture had this to say of Conor McGregor’s chances against Floyd Mayweather: “I don’t think he’ll be knocked out, but I do think he’s going to get beat up.”