Christian Boxer Andre Ward Nominated for 'Best Fighter' at 2017 ESPY's

June 17, 2013 - 124 views

Christian boxer Andre Ward was just nominated by ESPN in the Best Fighter category for the 2017 ESPY's which air on July 12. 

"Honored to be nominated for a 2017 ESPY Award with some great fighters. Vote now in the link in my bio. Voting runs through July 12," he tweeted. 

Vote for Andre Ward here

In an interview with The Undefeated. Ward expressed that his courage comes from, “faith in God and my relationship with him. We all have to face fear, we face it in different ways, but I constantly pray for courage and he gives it to me.” 

The boxer then shared the artists who most frequent his playlists. 

“I got a strong list of gospel rappers. People sleep on those guys,” said Ward. “Lecrae, KB, Tedashii, Bizzle, Eshon Burgundy, these are guys that are ultra talented and gifted and people are finding out about them. They got dope music.” 

On the 19th, Ward entered his boxing match to Bizzle’s to single "King" featuring H.U.R.T.

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Justin Sarachik has been writing about music since 2010 reporting and editing for The Christian Post, BREATHEcast, Broken Records Magazine, and his own blog TheSIBandGuy. When not conducting obscenely long phone interviews he jumps around on stage with his progressive rock/rap band Process of Fusion in Staten Island, NY.

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