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

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.

What do you think?

Justin Sarachik

Written by Justin Sarachik

Justin is the Editor-in-Chief of He has been a journalist for over a decade and has written or edited for Relevant, Christian Post, BREATHEcast, CCM, Broken Records Magazine, & more. He also likes to work with indie artists to develop their brands & marketing strategies. Catch him interviewing artists on Survival of the Artist Podcast.

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