Sergey Kovalev's Promoters to File Protest over Loss to Andre Ward

After Andre Ward defeated Sergey Kovalev via TKO in the eighth round on Saturday night, the post-fight press conference turned into a sea of chaos involving fans and Main Events CEO Kathy Duva.

Per Yahoo Sports' Chris Mannix, Main Events intends to file a protest regarding the result, claiming Ward was hitting Kovalev with repeated low blows.

Mannix added there were a number of Ward supporters in the press area "hollering" at Duva after she made it known Main Events planned to file the protest on behalf of Kovalev.


This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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