Tonight Andre Ward dominated his very formidable opponent Rubin “Mr. Hollywood” Williams at Fight Night at the Tank in San Jose California. Rubin came into the fight with a record of 29-3 and left the fight 29-4. The late fight didn’t start until 10:40pm – crazy! A raucous crowd sensing another defeat, this time over a very formidable opponent was loudly cheering by the 4th round when Andre delivered a stiff uppercut. The fight was stopped in the 7th round so the referee could have the doctor check out out Rubin’s cut. At this point it was decided Andre was the winner – taking his sparkling record to 15-0!
Andre Ward to fight Thursday March 20, 2008 in San Jose California. Andre will be fighting Rubin Williams 29 (16) – 3 (2) – 1 at the HP Pavilion, the site of some of his previous wins.
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.