Ward vs Kovalev Live II fight card and preview on HBO Boxing PPV
The Son Of God & the Krusher do fight again this 17th June Saturday as 2017 continues to give out the best-VS-best fights for which boxing fans have been clamouring for years.
Andre Ward's Las Vegas rematch with Sergey Kovalev keeps up the drive with which the solid game is now harvesting a speedy growing produce of new young followers all over the world.
Aeven months ago, in their first fight, S.O.G Ward recovered from the first giveaway of his career to grab Krusher Kovalev's unified WBA, IBF & WBO light-heavyweight titles by a close up and contentious decision.
The two light-heavyweights will do fight all over again, following Ward's close-as-they arrive points win last year in November.
The two light-heavyweights will do fight all over again, following Ward's close-as-they arrive points win last year in November. And at this time Kovalev gets the option of revenge against the IBF, WBO & WBA light-heavyweight winner in front of a USA viewers. It is bound to be a blood & thunder affair & with Kovalev’s unassailable record gone, he exactly has nothing to lose.
Here’s all you want to know about the big battle.
What happened when the first time this two boxers met?
The first battle was exciting as it was discordant.
Andre Ward was knocked down in the 2nd round, but came back to win the fight on all 3 judges' scorecards.
But it was by the slimmest of limits - 114-113 on all three.
The majority media in the T-Mobile Center had Kovalev winning the battle, with the Russian shellshocked while he found out he had lost.
Where and When is the Sergey Kovalev vs Andre Ward fight?
The two best boxers will square off once again on 17th June in this year.
The super fight will take place at the Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.
Their last fight was also in city of Las Vegas, but at the T-Mobile Center.
What time is the fight will start and where can I watch it?
The super fight will be shown live on Sky Sports 1 at about 2am.
The programme will possible start early Sunday morning in the United Kingdom, so 18th June
- Record: 30-1-1 (26 KO)
- Age: 34
- Weight: 174.5 (last fight)
- Stance: Orthodox
- Hometown: Kopeysk, Russia
- Rounds: 114
- Last Fight: UD 12 Isaac Chilemba: (7/11/16)
- Record: 31-(15 KO)
- Age: 33
- Weight: 175 (last fight)
- Stance: Orthodox
- Hometown: San Francisco, California
- Rounds 218
- Last Fight: UD 12 Alexander Brand: (8/6/16)