Found September 08, 2012 on Fox Sports:
PLAYERS: Andre WardChad Dawson
Andre Ward knocked down Chad Dawson three times before winning on a technical knockout in the 10th round to defend his WBC-WBA super middleweight titles Saturday to the delight of his hometown crowd. Ward (26-0, 14 KOs) knocked down Dawson (31-2, 17 KOs) late in the third round and early in the fourth to take control of the fight and finished him off with a combination at 2:45 of the 10th. Dawson, the WBC light heavyweight champion, moved down a weight class from 175 pounds to 168 to take on Ward. Dawson was also willing to fight in Ward's hometown of Oakland, where an enthusiastic crowd had previously cheered Ward on to four wins. But Dawson proved to be no match for Ward.

Ward-Dawson results: Fighter quotes, photos & video

In perhaps his best and most dominating performance as a pro, Andre "S.O.G. Ward completely dismantled the naturally bigger WBC Light Heavyweight Champion "Bad" Chad Dawson en route to a stunning 10th-round TKO and successful defense of his WBA & WBC Super Middleweight titles at Oracle Arena. Take a look at complete post-fight coverage, including fighter...

Is Andre Ward the second coming of Roy Jones?

Much to the dismay of hardcore Roy Jones fans, several weeks ago I posed the question of whether Andre Ward was greater than RJJ. That question takes on renewed interest and important in the wake of Andre Ward's stoppage win over light heavyweight champ Chad Dawson, as Ward's victory puts him clearly on the path to eclipsing Roy Jones. Ward TKOs "Bad" Chad ...

Ward knocks out Dawson in 10th round

All that was missing for Andre Ward as he swept through the Super Six tournament and earned the fighter of the year award was a knockout punch. Against Chad Dawson he delivered it. Ward knocked out Dawson in the 10th round with his third knockdown punch of the night to defend his WBC-WBA super middleweight titles Saturday and delight his hometown crowd. ''That's what...

Ward vs. Dawson results: Andre Ward dominates to remain undefeated

The majority of fight fans expected Andre Ward to defeat Chad Dawson on Saturday night. That's not a light statement to make -- Dawson is regarded as the top fighter at 175 lbs, and according to our most recent rankings, the #15 pound for pound boxer in the world. Regardless, the statement that was made, and the most lasting impression, is that Ward dispatched of this guy easily...

Ringside reaction: S.O.G. dominates his foe, delights his Oakland fans

Seated amongst the rowdy fans at the Oracle Arena on Saturday night, it seemed as if everyone in the building was screaming “S.O.G! S.OG!” after Andre Ward decisively beat ‘Bad’ Chad Dawson. It will be a sight never to be forgotten in Oakland for decades to come. Even before the fight had started, fans of Oakland’s very own Andre ‘S.O.G’ Ward were chanting his name...

More Ward-Dawson photos & post-fight quotes

In perhaps his best and most dominating performance as a pro, Andre "S.O.G. Ward completely dismantled the naturally bigger WBC Light Heavyweight Champion "Bad" Chad Dawson en route to a stunning 10th-round TKO and successful defense of his WBA & WBC Super Middleweight titles at Oracle Arena. We know we've been giving you a lot of Ward-Dawson post-fight coverage...

Andre Ward feels he is close to entering Prime, Not surprised Dawson lasted 10 rounds

Last night at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Andre Ward proved why he should be considered at the very least the number 2 best pound-4-pound boxer in the world with a total trashing of current light heavyweight champion Chad Dawson. Ward would knock down Dawson in rounds three, four and in ten where referee Steve [...]

Andre Ward will defeat Chad Dawson by unanimous decision in a couple of hours

WBA, WBC and The Ring super middleweight champion Andre Ward will defend his belts against WBC Light Heavyweight titleholder “Bad” Chad Dawson tonight at the Oracle Arena in the “Son of God’s” hometown of Oakland, California. Ward (25-0, 13 KOs), … Continue reading →

Andre Ward vs. Chad Dawson weigh-in results, photos, video

On Friday afternoon in Oakland, California, Andre Ward and Chad Dawson stepped on the scales for the official weigh-ins for Saturday night's HBO main event, which pits the number 1 fighters in the super middleweight and light heavyweight divisions against one another. Check out the complete Ward vs. Dawson weigh-in results right here, including the official weights, a photo...

Ward vs. Dawson final presser photos, quotes & videos

Andre Ward, Chad Dawson, Antonio DeMarco and John Molina, Jr., were joined by their camps and co-promoters Dan Goossen and Gary Shaw at the final press conference for "Ward vs. Dawson - World Champions - Made In America'' on Thursday afternoon. Right here, you'll find a special collection of fighter quotes from the final presser, videos and much more. Take...

3 punch combo: Is Ward better than Pacquiao pound for pound? Quick stoppages taint Klitschko-Charr & DeMarco-Molina

In this week’s three punch combo I will start by analyzing where Andre Ward belongs in the pound for pound rankings following his performance on Saturday.  Next I will take a close look at upcoming prospect Daquan Arnett.  Finally, I will look back at some quick stoppages over the weekend in both the Vitali Klitschko vs. Manuel Charr fight and the Antonio DeMarco vs. John Molina...

"Iceman" John Scully, Trainer Of Chad Dawson, Talks About His Pupil's Evolution

The photo shows a teenage "Bad" Chad Dawson leaning in from the left border while his co-conspirator, "Iceman" John Scully, leans in from the right. Their mischievous grins frame their handiwork -- a sleeping victim of a shaving cream attack. It was taken about three years before Dawson first fought professionally. In an interview with TQBR on Thursday, Scully...

Andre Ward vs. Chad Dawson Live Full Results

Full results from Oakland, CA Andre Ward 168 vs. Chad Dawson 168 Antonio DeMarco 134.25 vs. John Molina Jr. 134.5 Malik Scott 226 vs. Bowie Tupou 260 Franklin Lawrence def. Homero Fonseca via TKO in R7 Ricardo Williams def. Anthony Lenk via MD (58-56, 57-57, 58-56) Randy Guerrero 124 vs. Juan Urbina 119 Tony Hirsch [...]

Weekend Afterthoughts, Featuring What's Next For Andre Ward, Antonio DeMarco, Tomasz Adamek And ...

Sometimes boxing resembles that old series of Miller Lite commercials, where the rival factions take turns shouting at one another, "Great taste!"/"Less filling!" That's what I like about this Eric Raskin column. It preaches the Miller Lite lesson, "Why not both?"I thought the two sides would stop shouting at each other after Andre Ward's performance...

Gabriel Campillo injured, off NBC Sports card; Rosado vs. Whittaker now main event

Philadelphia's "King" Gabriel Rosado will step up into the main event on Friday, September 21st when "NBCSN Fight Night" returns to the Sands Hotel and Casino in Bethlehem, PA. The NBCSN broadcast will begin at 9PM ET. Rosado, ranked #3 in the world among junior middleweights, will take on #2 ranked Charles Whittaker of the Cayman Islands in a bout for the...
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