Found May 20, 2013 on Sports by Colin:
Rather than becoming the organization’s “Emeritus Champion” and battling the winner of the June bout between Sakio Bika and Marco Periban, The Ring and WBA super middleweight titlist Andre Ward decided to sever ties with the WBC. Ward (26-0, 14 KOs) most recently exited the squared circle in September with a 10th round TKO victory over “Bad” Chad Dawson. A gold medal winner as a light heavyweight at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Ward was injured in November while preparing to scrap retired titleholder Kelly Pavlik. After undergoing the knife on January 4 to fix a small tear in … Continue reading →

Andre Ward: I can’t see Mikkel Kessler defeating Carl Froch this time

Andre Ward told Boxing News magazine he thinks Carl Froch can stop Mikkel Kessler in their blockbuster super middleweight rematch at the O2 Arena on Saturday night. Ward holds victories over both men but in a bumper preview issue of the weekly boxing magazine, the Oakland native – in London to commentate for HBO – believes that The Cobra has the edge over the Viking Warrior....

Andre Ward “I can not see Mikkel Kessler winning this”

  Mikkel Kessler and Carl Froch are just days away from going head-to-head this Saturday evening on HBO from the 02 Arena in London. This time in Froch’s homeland after their initial 12-round war in 2010, when Kessler emerged victorious in his land of Denmark while gaining the WBC Super Middleweight Belt. Mikkel Kessler has not lost since their first fight nearly three years ago...
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