ANDRE WARD RUMORS & GOSSIP

Boxing great Andre Ward must fight more than once annually

Although sidelined due to a promotional dispute, The Ring and WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward is seeking more than “just a fight.” Ward (27-0, 14 KOs), who previously hadn’t scrapped since earning a 10th round TKO victory over “Bad” Chad Dawson in September 2012, last exited the squared circle on November 16 after outclassing Edwin Rodríguez to easily safeguard...
Via Sports by Colin
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Andre Ward Says GGG is Being Force Fed as a Star (Video)

Andre Ward is one of the better boxers we have, but he has a major flaw…he is BORING.  GGG has DESTROYED everyone in his path and has challenged ANYONE between 154-168 (not 175 like Ward claims).  Of course the only people calling out GGG (Lara for instance) fight for a different promotion and different channel, so no fight.  Ward needs to be more active and put on better performances...
Via Juan Elway
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Virgil Hunter thinks Andre Ward would beat Mayweather at 147

Virgil Hunter, 2011 trainer of the year, knows his star trainee Andre Ward is one of the best fighters in the sport and he’s confident that he could beat anyone even pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. Although Ward fighting at the 147-pound welterweight limit is never going to happen, Ward would have as good as chance as anyone to hand Mayweather the first loss of his career...
Via Fight Hub TV
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

An overweight Edwin Rodríguez has made ‘a mockery of’ Andre Ward

Andre Ward and Edwin Rodríguez tipped the scales Friday afternoon for tomorrow’s bout at the Citizens Bank Arena in Ontario, California. The 29-year-old Ward (26-0, 14 KOs) weighed 167.8 pounds and the 28-year-old Rodríguez (24-0, 16 KOs) went 170.0. Rodríguez, who is challenging Ward for The Ring and WBA super middleweight belts, was two pounds overweight and will be provided...
Via Sports by Colin
November 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Andre Ward is set to knockout Edwin Rodríguez

HBO confirmed Friday that Andre Ward will defend The Ring and WBA super middleweight belts against Edwin Rodríguez on November 16 at Citizens Bank Arena in Ontario, California. The 29-year-old Ward (26-0, 14 KOs) is a budding legend who hasn’t fought since earning a 10th round TKO victory over “Bad” Chad Dawson in September 2012. A gold medalist as a light heavyweight at the...
Via Sports by Colin
September 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Boxer Andre Ward is leaving his promoter and could join Top Rank Boxing

Andre Ward is reportedly leaving his promoter, Dan Goossen.  Goossen has been promoting the boxer since he turned pro after winning the gold medal back in the 2004 Olympics. By [...]
Via 5TH QUARTER MAGAZINE
June 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Says He’d Take Andre Ward’s Gold Medal & Canelo Has to Wait in Line

Mayweather is in full promotional mode meaning the quotes are coming fast and furious. Always remember a big part of boxing is selling yourself. Floyd sells himself as the villain, so part of that, is attempting to clown the perceived good guys in boxing like Ward and Alvarez. Here are the quotes courtesy of Fight Hype. First on Andre Ward: He calls himself S.O.G. If I’m not mistaken...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Andre Ward has successful surgery on shoulder

Oakland’s own Andre Ward reportedly had surgery Friday on his injured right shoulder, which forced the super middleweight champ to cancel an upcoming title defense. “My surgery went very well and I am definitely pleased with the outcome,” Ward said. “I had a fantastic team of surgeons overseeing everything on Friday morning and they did a great job of repairing the injury...
Via Minus Twenty-Two
January 07, 2013  |  Discuss

WBC strips Andre Ward of title

The WBC has elected to strip Andre Ward of his WBC super middleweight title and has sanctioned a bout between No. 1-ranked Anthony Dirrell (24-0, 21 KOs) and No. 3-ranked Nikola Sjekloca (24-0, 7 KOs) for the world title. Ward, who injured his hand in the Showtime Super Six World Boxing Classic final in December, has still not announced his next move. The WBC claims the hand injury...
Via Fox Sports
April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Andre Ward vs. top 10 all-time great super middleweights

Ward vs. Best 168 lbers in Boxing History Andre Ward has not achieved all-time great status yet, but he is well on his way. The undefeated Olympian now reigns supreme as the Super Six tournie winner and the clear top dog in his division. The only meaningful fight remaining for Ward at 168 lbs in the foreseeable future is Lucian Bute, as his wins have had such a landslide character...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 05, 2012  |  Discuss
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