The Las Vegas Super Bowl
Saturday in Las Vegas at T-Mobile Arena will host one of the highest rated matches of the year - Andre Ward will meet with Sergei Kovalev.
There are still no defeats in the career of both boxers - Ward recorded 30 dry wins at his own expense, Kovalyov did not concede the title 31 times. Athletes now claim the title of World's Best Boxer, regardless of weight category, and must defend the WBA, WBO and IBF titles.
The live broadcast will be broadcast by HBO, with more than thirty countries in the world, including the United Kingdom, Germany, Sweden, Canada and New Zealand, in addition to the United States. In the first few days of the announcement, the organizers raised $ 2 million in ticket sales. Even US President Donald Tramk, who is a big fan of boxing, can be expected to visit.
According to media reports, Ward for the fight with Kovalev is guaranteed to receive a fee of $ 5 million. According to various estimates, Kovalev's earnings could amount to up to 7 million. It is known that the battle contract provides for a mandatory revenge in case of defeat of the Russian.