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ANDRE WARD RUMORS & GOSSIP

James DeGale: I’ll fight anyone; I’m at the top after Andre Ward

James DeGale created British boxing history last night when he claimed the vacant IBF Super Middleweight title in Boston against Andre Dirrell – and told his rivals at 168lbs: “I will fight anyone”. DeGale became the first British Olympic Gold medal winner to land a world title with a win at the Agganis Arena, in a fight that started in explosive fashion for the Londoner. ‘Chunky’...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Andre Ward dangerously close to being stripped of World Championship

He’s the “Son Of God” and today’s successor to Roy Jones’s role as boxing’s phenom, but Andre Ward is dangerously close to being stripped of his World Super Middleweight Championship by this publication. The Ring magazine has already stripped Ward of their own world championship, and for the same basic reason ProBoxing-Fans.com will in two months time: inactivity. Feuding...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Super-middleweight champ Ward signs deal with Jay-Z's Roc Nation

  Super middleweight champion Andre Ward says he has signed with fledgling promoter Roc Nation Sports. Ward announced the deal with hip-hop mogul Jay-Z's new boxing promotion division Friday. ''Happy to be a part of the (at)RocNation family,'' Ward posted on Instagram under a photo of the boxer and Jay-Z signing the contract. The 30-year-old Ward (27-0, 14 KOs) has fought just twice...
Via AP on Fox
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

2014 Most Avoided Boxer Award

Which Boxer is the Most Avoided of the Year? Because boxing is a sport of (theoretically) individual sportsmen, each operating as something like an entrepreneur, it's only natural that fighters and their management are reluctant to make high risk, low return matches. Thus, dangerous but not famous boxers are avoided. Beyond this simple logic, some boxers are established names and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Ward In Courtroom By Goossen-Tutor

Dan Goosen beat Andre Ward in court again today, #Goosen 4-0 vs Ward. Todays ruling strengths Goosen's defamation suit vs #Ward! #boxing — Rick Glaser (@RickGlaser1) August 21, 2014 Do you get boxing businessman/Twitter superstar Rick Glaser’s joke? Super Middleweight champion Andre Ward today lost another court battle with his promoter, Dan Goossen of Goossen-Tutor, so his...
Via The Queensbury Rules
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Algieri takes a tough split decision over Ruslan Provodnikov

One of my all-time greatest series’ ever is Deadwood. There are many quotes from the show that I like and one of my favorites is from Dan Dority. It comes from the episode in the third season right before he is about to fight the Captain. “Going wrong is not the end of ******* things…I have come back from plenty of **** that looked like it was going wrong.” Watching the Chris...
Via Fight Booth
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Ward’s team makes statement: Dan Goossen is cannot deliver for Ward’s career

Andre Ward is embroiled in a legal battle with promoter Dan Goossen of Goosten Tutor Promotions. Now, Ward's team has released a statement detailing their half of the story, and what they feel is really going on. Take a look for the scoop on Ward, his current inactivity, future plans, and more. Here's the statement, put out by Josh Dubin and James Prince on Behalf of Andre Ward:...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 30, 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
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