Andre Ward vs. Sergey Kovalev II: Rückkampf endet kontrovers. Der Ringrichter hält Tiefschläge für Körpertreffer und bricht das Duell der. Juni im Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas (USA) das heiß erwartete Rematch zwischen Andre Ward und Sergej Kovalev! Andre Ward gegen Sergey Kovalev II, in Rechnung gestellt als The Rematch, war ein Box-Superkampf für die vereinigten WBA-, WBO-, IBF- und vakanten Titel im Halbschwergewicht des The Ring-Magazins zwischen den beiden besten Pfund-für-Pfund-Kämpfern.
BOXWELT.comAndre Ward und Sergey Kovalev steigen in der Wüste Nevadas (in der Nacht vom auf den Juni ab 3 Uhr live auf DAZN) zum. Juni im Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas (USA) das heiß erwartete Rematch zwischen Andre Ward und Sergej Kovalev! Kaum ein anderer Kampf sorgte im letzten November für so viele Diskussionen wie die Begegnung zwischen Kovalev und Ward. Beide Boxer.
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Three light heavyweight titles, two undefeated records and consideration as the best pound-for-pound fighter in boxing were all on the line when Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev took on Andre Ward at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday night.
In this dream matchup for boxing purists, fans got to see the best attributes of the two fighters. Kovalev's , 26 KOs raw power showed early as he knocked down Ward , 15 KOs for only the second time in his career with a crushing right hand in the second round.
Damaged but undeterred, Ward put his genius to work while boxing out of an unfamiliar position: behind on the cards.
He used clinching, a stiff jab and crushing shots to the body to flummox Kovalev and earn a tight unanimous-decision win.
Andre Ward is incredible. He just solves fights as they go along I had one round even to score it a draw. Not a robbery either way.
Still surprised that Ward took it. Great fight. View all MLB Sites. View all NHL Sites. View all Soccer Sites. View all CFB Sites.
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Help Learn to edit Community portal Recent changes Upload file. Download as PDF Printable version. Andre Ward. Sergey Kovalev. Oakland , California , United States.
Kopeysk , Chelyabinsk Oblast , Russia. Ward wins via 8th-round technical knockout. Ward was on top of the world. Then, because of promotional and injury problems, he has fought only four times since Dawson.
And his two most recent fights — victories over Sullivan Barrera and Alexander Brand — tell us little because of the so-so opposition.
And many believe he is diminished. Ward has performed like an anaconda that gradually wraps itself around its prey, leaving it helpless as the former Olympian claims another one-sided victory.
That was fairly easy to do at pounds. Will it work at ? Krusher more likely will try to live up to his moniker; expect him to attack aggressively to both the head and body in an effort to break down a man who Kovalev probably feels will be at a size and strength disadvantage.
Clever, experienced boxers have a way of defusing aggression by moving their feet, holding when necessary or beating the aggressor to the punch.
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Boxing Monthly. Los Angeles Times. Sergey Kovalev: Let's do it again". USA Today. Kovalev's edge comes from that second round knockdown.