Tonight is boxing’s most anticipated fight of 2016: Sergey Kovalev vs. Andre Ward in a Light Heavyweight world title showdown. Bloody Elbow will have live fight night coverage all night, including round by round results and recaps.
Round 10: Tremendous tit-for-tat round with both men digging deep. Lots of even exchanges this round, but it seemed Kovalev landed the greater number of shots, and the harder ones here. 10-9 Kovalev
Round 11: Kovalev very aggressive this round, but it costs him, as Ward catches him with his hands down after a break from the inside and hits him with a 100% clean left hook. Kovalev just takes it though. Still, it’s Ward landing the heavy shots, whether they hurt Kovalev or not. 10-9 Ward
Round 12: Kovalev turns the table here, using body punches throughout the round to keep Ward at bay. They both are digging in, but it’s Kovalev who is landing more and throwing more in this final round, ending the fight with power. 10-9 Kovalev
Final BE scorecard: 115-112 Kovalev