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It has become incredibly rare in recent years to find two boxers universally ranked in the top five pound-for-pound, who compete in the same division and — wait for it — are willing to fight each other.
It’s even more rare when they get to do it a second time with just as much at stake.
Seven months after Andre Ward scored a controversial victory by unanimous decision over fellow unbeaten Sergey Kovalev, the world’s best light heavyweights will do it again on Saturday, June 17, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas (HBO PPV, 9 p.m. ET). Tickets for the fight are still available on Stubhub.com for around $63 to get in the door.
Kovalev (30-1-1, 26 KOs) attempts to prove that the trio of judges who scored the first bout 114-113 in favor of Ward. The native of Russia, who cried robbery in defeat, in hopes of removing the judges from the equation.
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The build-up to this undoubted superfight sequel – unimaginatively dubbed “The Rematch” – has however been overshadowed by the confirmation of Floyd Mayweather’s behemoth of a fight with UFC legend Conor McGregor.
Kovalev’s promoter Kathy Duva hit out at the timing of the Mayweather-McGregor announcement.
“These are two grand masters competing on Saturday night and yet they want to talk about the manufactured drama and circus taking place on August 26,” said Duva. “These are two elite fighters in their prime, and I implore you to tell their story. These two gentlemen deserve the acclaim for fighting each other seven month after a controversial first fight. The public and the fans wanted it, and the fight has been delivered.”