Saturday, 19 November 2016 19:03

Ward vs Kovalev: Celebrities tweet messages, predictions

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Ward vs Kovalev: Celebrities tweet messages, predictions

Press release is courtesy of Marina Bui, Berk Communications


The day is finally here - Andre Ward vs. Sergey Kovalev – I wanted to share with you a collection of notable social posts from premiere Roc Nation athletes and celebrities supporting Andre Ward in his quest for boxing immortality.

NBA megastar Kevin Durant, 7x All-Star Robinson Cano, popstar Nick Jonas and floor general Jeremy Lin all tweeted out their support for Andre as he approaches the fight of his life, as well as a multitude of other prominent sports and entertainment figures. See below!


In addition, there will be many athletes and celebrities in the crowd at Kovalev vs. Ward “Pound For Pound’ tonight at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas including: Dave Chappelle, Michael B Jordan, Pete Berg, Romeo Santos, Angie Martinez, E-40, Fabolous, Omar Miller, CC & Amber Sabathia, Wilson Chandler, Robinson Cano, Melvin Ingram, Dexter Fowler, Marshawn Lynch, Andre Johnson, Andre Berto, Gennady Golovkin, Vasyl Lomachenko, Terence Crawford, Danny Jacobs, Deontay Wilder, Lennox Lewis, Shawn Porter, Braden Shipley, DJ Peterson, Dustin Perterson, Memphis Bleek and Stephen A. Smith.


We will be uploading photos from the D’USSE Lounge throughout the evening to this link: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/nqso5v0bfjxamrr/AACM2fTj_LfQ1mKEbJGeFzrRa?dl=0

Warriors’ Kevin Durant:
https://twitter.com/KDTrey5/status/796772305363988481 and
https://twitter.com/KDTrey5/status/799641699370700800

Nick Jonas:
https://twitter.com/nickjonas/status/798995953877327872

Chargers’ Melvin Ingram:
https://twitter.com/MelvinIngram/status/796078125721341952

Nets’ Jeremy Lin:
https://twitter.com/JLin7/status/796945599551696896

Kings’ Willie Cauley-Stein:
https://twitter.com/THEwillieCS15/status/796860367502594048

Nuggets’ Wilson Chandler:
https://twitter.com/wilsonchandler/status/796764277927505921

Gold Glove shortstop Erick Aybar:
https://twitter.com/Erickaybar/status/797109077583294464

Ravens’ Ronnie Stanley:
https://twitter.com/ronnie_stanley/status/798199831248465925

Texans’ Jaelen Strong:
https://twitter.com/JaelenStrong/status/798983423360716801

Seahawks’ CJ Prosise:
https://twitter.com/Prosisely_22/status/798573235227029508

Nets’ Caris LeVert:
https://twitter.com/CarisLeVert/status/799634818434813952

Miguel Cotto:
https://twitter.com/RealMiguelCotto/status/799376693551054852

Jets’ Geno Smith:
https://twitter.com/GenoSmith7/status/799346089073803265

Celtics’ James Young:
https://twitter.com/realjamesyoung/status/799359523433672704

Mets’ Yoenis Cespedes:
https://twitter.com/ynscspds/status/798603157207130112

Pistons’ Henry Ellenson:
https://twitter.com/HenryEllenson13/status/798651946940801024

Kovalev vs. Ward "Pound For Pound", a 12-round mega-fight for the WBO/IBF/WBA light heavyweight title at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, is presented by Main Events, Roc Nation Sports, Krusher Promotions and Andre Ward Promotions and is sponsored by the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino, Corona Extra, Monster Products, JetLux, Zappos, Jordan Brand and Shoe Palace. The championship event will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View® beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. Tickets are available on axs.com and the T-Mobile Arena box office.