Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev 2 Live Stream Online 17 June 2017
Sergey Kovalev vs Andre Ward Fight Live Online Coverage 2017
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Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev II is live on Sky Sports 1 HD from 2am on Sunday morning.
When is Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev rematch, and what TV channel is it on?
The two light-heavyweights will do battle all over again, following Ward's close-as-they-come points win in November last year
ANDRE WARD will square off once again against Sergey Kovalev in a much-anticipated rematch.
Here’s all you need to know about the big fight.
When and where is the Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev fight?
The two boxers will square off once again on June 17.
The mega-fight will take place at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.
Their last fight was also in Las Vegas, but at the T-Mobile Center.
What time is the fight and where can I watch it?
The fight will be shown live on Sky Sports 1 at roughly 2am.
The programme will likely start early Sunday morning in the UK, so June 18.
You can of course visit SunSport’s boxing page to find out who won the big fight.
What happened the first time the two boxers met?
The first fight was intriguing as it was divisive.
Andre Ward was knocked down in the second round, but came back to win the fight on all three judges' scorecards.
But it was by the slimmest of margins - 114-113 on all three.
Most media in the T-Mobile Center had Kovalev winning the fight, with the Russian shellshocked when he found out he had lost.
Who does SunSport think will win the rematch?
Andre Ward has the superior boxing skills, but hasn't faced anyone with the power the heavy-handed Russian brings to the table.
But for us, Kovalev's chance was in that second round of the first fight.
Ward will study his mistakes meticulously, and can score another points win.
Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev primed for grudge rematch
When America and Russia went head to head for boxing’s pound-for-pound crown through two undefeated world champion light heavyweights Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev last November, the two boxers showed grudging respect for each other. Each believed he was the kryptonite to the other.
It was Kovalev, the puncher, against Ward, the master boxer. On the line were the World Boxing Organisation, World Boxing Association, International Boxing Federation and Ring Magazine titles. After the controversial 12-round fight which went the way of Ward – the decision disputed by many – a deep rancour has grown on both sides. Now they go again in Las Vegas on Saturday.
Kovalev (30-1-1, 26 KOs), known as ‘The Krusher’, felled Ward in the second round of the first fight. But from round six, he was edged out by the canny American – on all three judges cards – as Ward claimed a famous win.
Ward (31-0, 16 KOs), a gold medallist at the 2004 Athens Olympics, has always found a way through adversity, including fighting Carl Froch. He is so crafty, his ability to change the pattern of a fight and so nullify opponents is judged virtually peerless today.
Kovalev, much more an old school, toe-to-toe merchant, thought he had won. It mattered not a jot. The judges made Ward the winner. But the finger-pointing afterwards, and the rancour and accusations of bias from the first fight, to the claim and counter-claim in the build-up to this second meeting in the Mojave desert, has been off the charts. Social media campaigns have helped light a fire under the promotion.
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