Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/15/14

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 21: Andre Ward celebrates after defeating Mikkel Kessler of Denmark during their WBA Super Middleweight Championship Bout at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on November 21, 2009 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)
On Saturday, January 26, World Champion Andre "S.O.G." Ward (26-0, 14 KO's) of Oakland, CA takes on Kelly "The Ghost" Pavlik (40-2, 34 KOs) of Youngstown, Ohio in what promises to be a thrilling WBA and WBC Super Middleweight World Championship Bout. The co-featured bout has Riverside's Chris "The Nightmare" Arreola (35-2, 30 KOs) challenging heavy-hitting knockout puncher Bermane "B. Ware" Stiverne (22-1-1, 20 KOs) from Las Vegas, NV by way of Haiti. Both Arreola and Stiverne will put their power on display with the winner guaranteed to fight for the heavyweight world championship in his next bout. This event will be the first boxing event at the Galen Center at USC in Los Angeles, CA, home to the USC Trojans Basketball and Volleyball teams.  "The layout of the Galen Center couldn't be better for the presentation of a boxing event and we are excited to host these world class bouts," said USC Senior Associate Athletic Director J.K. McKay. When Ward captured his ...
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