By Rich Cheney: Tony Bellew thinks WBA World light heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly (30-3, 16 KOs) has it in him to defeat challenger Badou Jack (21-1-2, 12 KOs) this Saturday night in their fight on the undercard of the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor card at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bellew… Continue Reading Bellew leaning towards Cleverly to beat Jack
Tony Bellew’s promoter Eddie Hearn is close to naming his next opponent for late 2017. It won’t be unified light heavyweight champion Andre “SOG” Ward that the 34-year-old Bellew will be facing, as Hearn is going in another direction for his next fight. Bellew (29-2-1, 19 KOs) last fought on March 4 in beating heavyweight… Continue Reading Bellew’s next opponent close to being announced
IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Andre “SOG” Ward says he’s not ducking any challengers, and yet he’s talking about wanting to move up to cruiserweight to face arguably the weakest of the champions in that weight class in Tony Bellew. Some boxing fans want to know is whether Andre Ward ever intends on defending his light… Continue Reading Is Andre Ward ducking Artur Beterbiev?
Andre “SOG” Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) says he would possibly move up to fight Tony Bellew if his WBC cruiserweight title is available when/if they face each other. Bellew (29-2-1, 19 KOs) is no longer the regular WBC cruiserweight champion, as he had his status changed by the World Boxing Council to Emeritus champion. The… Continue Reading Ward wants Bellew’s WBC cruiserweight title available for fight
By Rich Cheney: Tony Bellew (29-2-1, 19 KOs) says he will “manhandle” pound-for-pound king Andre Ward and make him feel like a 13-year-old boy when/if the two of them fight each other. Bellew says it’ll be a much different story for the light heavyweight Ward to be fighting him, because he says he’s not a… Continue Reading Video: Bellew: “I will manhandle Andre Ward”
By Rich Cheney: The boxing world is going crazy about the news of IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Andre “SOG” Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) and former WBC cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew being in talks for a fight that would potentially be taking place in the UK. This would be a good payday for Ward if he… Continue Reading Andre Ward and Tony Bellew in talks
By Rich Cheney: Former two division world champion David Haye received a hefty $32,000 ( £25,000) on Wednesday by the British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) for his behavior during the press conferences for his fight against Tony Bellew on March 4 at the O2 Arena in London, England. Haye lost the fight by an… Continue Reading David Haye fined $32,000 by BBBofC