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More on Shobox 200: Classic fights all week with Ricky Hatton, Andre Ward & more

Showtime is celebrating its upcoming milestone 200th edition of ShoBox: The New Generation with a four-fight telecast filled with tough matchups for promising prospects this Friday, July 25. The landmark 200th telecast will be supported by a slew of exciting viewing opportunities – from the re-airing of the best ShoBox fights on a nightly basis on SHOWTIME EXTREME®, to compilation...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Videos: Shobox 200th episode features, preview, alumni & greatest hits

The landmark 200th episode of Showtime's ShoBox series takes place this Friday, and right here we have a number of great preview videos to get you prepped for the event. Through 13 years and 418 live fights, ShoBox has carved out an identity by challenging top, talented prospects in competitive fights. To date, ShoBox has introduced viewers to more than 50 world champions....
Via Pro Boxing Fans
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#canelolara pro’s picks- Andre Ward, Berto, Malginaggi, Porter & others chime in

In this edition of pro’s picks, we talk to a a handful of fighters about the upcoming match-up between Canelo Alvarez and Erislandy Lara. By the looks of it even the pro’s seem split as just about everyone we have spoken to is not to sure who will win on Saturday night at the MGM Grand. We got Shawn Porter, Andre Berto, Paulie Malignaggi, Joseph Diaz Jr., Alfredo Angulo, John...
Via Fight Hub TV
11 days ago  |  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...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Ward Loses Case vs Promoter; Remains Under Contract Until 2016

Super Middle Weight champion Andre Ward has been seeking to part from promoter Dan Goossen for over a year now and at the end of 2013 he reached his boiling point. Ward sued Goossen in an attempt to void his contract, which has him under contract until 2016. Today the California State Athletic commission ruled that the contract between the two parties will stand. SI’s Chris Mannix...
Via BlackSportsOnline
April 30, 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

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
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