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Notebook: Tension reaches boiling point at Ward-Kovalev presser

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16
Jun

Notebook: Tension reaches boiling point at Ward-Kovalev presser

Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev don’t like each other one bit but the distaste doesn’t stop there. It even extends to their trainers, managers and promoters.

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13
Jun

Sergey Kovalev lashes out at accusations of racism and Team Ward

Sergey Kovalev wasn’t pleased when the subject of his racy social media posts was raised on Tuesday of the week of his rematch with Andre Ward.

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10
Apr

Roc Nation eyeing June 24 return for Miguel Cotto against Kamegai

Roc Nation president Michael Yormark said his company is eying a return for Miguel Cotto on June 24 with Japanese contender Yoshihiro Kamegai one of the leading candidates to face him.

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10
Apr

Officials hope Ward-Kovalev rematch does better on HBO PPV

Roc Nation president Michael Yormark believes the rematch between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev will do better on HBO PPV than it did the first time, when the telecast produced around 160,000 buys.

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20
Jan

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans share their thoughts on Badou Jack, Keith Thurman, the new Golden Boy/ESPN deal, Lemieux-Stevens and HBO’s Boxing After Dark series.

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07
Jan

Cotto vs. Kirkland is about entertainment, says promoter

Miguel Cotto, James Kirkland, Freddie Roach and promoter Michael Yormark met the L.A. press recently to discus the Feb. 25 Cotto-Kirkland PPV.

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04
Jan

Roc Nation finally ready to focus on Ward-Kovalev rematch

Roc Nation plans to turn its attention to the rematch between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev with the holidays over and Miguel Cotto’s fight finalized.

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04
Jan

Yormark believes low PPV stats for Ward-Kov made sense

Roc Nation’s Michael Yormark admitted he was frustrated with the results of HBO PPV from Andre Ward’s victory against Sergey Kovalev but that they made sense.

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04
Jan

Roc Nation exec adamant Cotto-Kirkland is PPV fight

Roc Nation exec Michael Yormark made an impassioned plea to fans, arguing on behalf of why Miguel Cotto’s fight with James Kirkland deserves to be on HBO PPV.

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04
Jan

Canelo’s popularity at AT&T Stadium drew Cotto to Texas

Roc Nation exec Michael Yormark admits seeing Canelo Alvarez draw big against little-known Liam Smith at AT&T Stadium influenced his decision to have Miguel Cotto fight in Frisco.

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