Andre Ward takes on Sergey Kovalev for the 2nd time this Saturday and if the first fight is anything to go by it’ll be explosive.
If you want to watch the fight completely for free online anywhere in the world without resorting to watching dodgy and sketchy streams then we’ve got the information you need.
In this guide we’ll show you how you can watch the entire fight free on an official stream and in just a few simple steps.
How to watch Ward vs Kovalev 2 live online for free
In most countries the Ward vs Kovalev 2 fight will be shown on expensive PPV or cable networks like HBO PPV in the US or Sky Sports in the UK.
In Russia however the entire fight will be being streamed online by official network MatchTV! completely free.
If you visit the MatchTV website and you’re outside Russia then you’ll be blocked from viewing but with a piece of software called a VPN you can change your online location to Russia and stream the entire fight in any country in the world.
Just follow the instructions below.
Watch Ward vs Kovalev 2 live online for free:
- Visit the VPN provider VyprVPN.
- Click Start a Free Trial.
- Press Select Plan on either package.
- Enter your payment details (Don’t worry, you get a free 3-day trial).
- Download the Windows or Mac software from the VPN Apps area of the website or the mobile app from your app store.
- Install and run the software or app.
- Login when required.
- Press the Location button (1.) and select Russia (2.).
- Press Connect (3.).
It should take around 15 to 30 seconds for the VyprVPN software or app to make connection.
Once it has connected any website that you visit will think that you’re in Russia.
You should now visit the MatchTV Live Stream page. The action kicks off from 2 am in the UK on Sunday 18th which is 9 pm ET in the US on Saturday 17th.
Once you’ve finished watching you can simply disconnect from VyprVPN and your connection will return to normal.
You can of course use the same package to watch other fights like the up and coming Pacquiao vs Horn and Golovkin vs. Alvarez.
Ward vs Kovalev 2 details
Andre Ward faces Sergey Kovalev in their rematch bout taking place in Las Vegas, United States.
The fight takes place on Saturday, 17th June 2017.
The action starts from 9 pm ET which is 2 am on Sunday in the UK.
Both Ward and Kovalev met seven months ago when Ward won by unanimous decision taking the WBA, WBO & IBF titles.
Kovalev who was previously undefeated claims he should have been crowned the winner and with no unbeaten record to lose now he wants his shot at taking the titles back.
“Son of God” Ward will have his home crowd behind him hailing from California, US with Kovalev also known as “The Krusher” away from his home in Chelyabinsk Oblast, Russia.
The verdict went 114-113 from all three judges at the previous fight so there was only the tiniest of margins between the two fighters.
With such a close call last time this rematch could go either way and is expected to stretch the full 12 rounds.
Don’t forget you can watch all the Ward vs Kovalev action live online for free in any country in the world with a VPN, just follow the instructions above or click the link below to get started.