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ANDRE WARD RUMORS & GOSSIP

Andre Ward In Talks To Appear in ‘Rocky’ Spin-off Film

  Photo credit: Jeandra LeBeauf/BadCulture.net According to the Hollywood Reporter, super middleweight champion Andre Ward and WBO cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew are in talks to appear in the movie Creed, a spinoff of the popular Rocky series that focuses on the Rocky’s first foe Apollo Creed’s grandson. The film, which has been in development for quite some time, will...
Via BadCulture
January 14, 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

Future Super Fight: Andre Ward vs. Gennady Golovkin

Previewing a Potential Ward vs. Golovkin Showdown: The super middleweight division is in flux. Andre Ward has been  inactive for a full year, Carl Froch is nearing retirement and there's a group of hungry young contenders rising up through the division. All of this means Ward needs to re-clarify his position as the weight-class’ champion, and its dominant fighter. One weight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 13, 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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