Andre Ward defeats previously undefeated Roger Cantrell by TKO in round 5 of 10 at the Beausejour Cricket Ground in Saint Lucia. Ward took down Cantrell with a violent series of punches in round 5 and the fight was called a TKO with Andre earning his 14th straight win. Heck of a way to start a pro career so far eh?!
Andre Ward to fight the undefeated (12-0) Roger Cantrell on the small island of St. Lucia in the West Indies on November 16, 2007. This fight will take place at the Beausejour Cricket Ground on the island. Stay tuned for more details as they unfold. Information about this exotic fight location is here. Lets get our tickets and make a Caribbean vacation of this.
One day after Friday the 13th, Andre goes 13-0 against previously 16-1 Francisco Diaz. Only 3 rounds went by before Andre stopped Francisco with a devastating blow at the Home Depot Center in Carson, CA to record his 8th knockout.
Andre Ward (12-0) is scheduled to fight Francisco Diaz (16-1) at the Home Depot Center in Carson, CA (Los Angeles area) on July 14th. Stay posted to www.andre-ward.com for more details coming soon!!
Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino, Lemoore
Andre Ward took down his opponent Dhafir Smith at the Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino in Lemoore in the Central Valley (Kings County) to run his undefeated record to 12-0. This was a 6th round KO and was the 7th professional knockout for Andre in his short career so far. The fight had been scheduled for 8 rounds. A large packed crowd of more than 2000 people watched the fight. Ward’s opponent Smith hung tough for the first few rounds before Ward finally started to wear him down.