[img]http://B78B.http.cdn.softlayer.net/00B78B/boxingchannel/thumbs/virgil-hunter-talks-after-ward-vs-kovalev-2.jpg[/img] Virgil Hunter Talks After Ward vs Kovalev 2 - WBA, WBO and IBF world light heavyweight champion Andre Ward and his camp attended the press conferences after Ward’s defeat of challenger Sergey Kovalev via eighth round stoppage.

Ward took the three world titles from Kovalev back in November of 2016 and the two have been on a collision course for a re-match since that disputed outcome. The first bout saw Ward win a unanimous decision by scores of 114-113 on all three judges cards, a result the Kovalev camp heavily disputed. Though the eighth round stoppage in the second bout in Ward’s favor once again did not sit well with the Kovalev camp it was a happy and relieved Team Ward that spoke.

Virgil Hunter Talks After Ward vs Kovalev 2
Veteran trainer Virgil Hinter took to the stage at the post fight press conference after his fighter Andre Ward defeated Sergey Kovalev in their rematch. Hunter was also in the corner for their first encounter and he has been with Ward his entire pro career. Never shy about what he has to say check out Hunter speaking at the podium in the fight’s aftermath in this TBC segment captured by Marcelino Castillo.

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