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:

Warriors’ Kevin Durant: and

Nick Jonas:

Chargers’ Melvin Ingram:

Nets’ Jeremy Lin:

Kings’ Willie Cauley-Stein:

Nuggets’ Wilson Chandler:

Gold Glove shortstop Erick Aybar:

Ravens’ Ronnie Stanley:

Texans’ Jaelen Strong:

Seahawks’ CJ Prosise:

Nets’ Caris LeVert:

Miguel Cotto:

Jets’ Geno Smith:

Celtics’ James Young:

Mets’ Yoenis Cespedes:

Pistons’ Henry Ellenson:

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 and the T-Mobile Arena box office.