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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
3 days ago  |  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
11 days ago  |  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

Andre Ward Latest Court Matter Dismissed

LOS ANGELES, CA - Super middleweight champion Andre Ward finds himself once again on the losing side of the on-going battle he was with  promoter Dan Goossen. His attempt to sever ties has once again been thwarted. According to a report by Kevin Iole: “Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Holly E. Kendig ruled against Ward’s contention that his contract with Goossen violated Section...
Via BadCulture
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Boxer Andre Ward’s Promoter Suing Him for $10 Million

Ward is the consensus 2nd pound for pound fighter in the world, but has only fought twice in the last three years because of promotional issues with Dan Goosen. Ward has lost every legal case and now Goosen is fed up and is suing Ward according to TMZ. Dan Goossen just filed a defamation lawsuit against his prize fighter in L.A. Superior Court in response to the Ward’s suit last...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 15, 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

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

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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