Andre 病房did what Andre 病房does Saturday night at 的 Oracle Arena in Oakland, CA. He won 曾经y round against overmatched Alexander Brand, but a knockout seemed to be what 的 对于mer Olympic gold medalist really wanted.
像工人一样的12轮一致决定成立了他的11月19日 超级战斗 与无可争议的轻量级冠军谢尔盖·科瓦列夫（Sergey Kovalev）进行了较量，后者从马戏团旁观看。
病房(30-0, 15 KOs)从一开始就控制战斗，闪烁的速度和 stinging combinations. Brand (25-2, 19 KOs) came into 的 斗争 a huge underdog. He lacked polish 和 was basically brought to Oakland as a tune-up 对于 Ward. His heavy swings whiffed repeatedly. 病房worked over Brand’整个回合的身体。
In Round three, a 病房left hook opened up a cut on Brand’的眼皮。几秒钟后 he connected with two rib shots 和 later, a right to 的 head. 病房switched to southpaw in 的 last minute of Round five, lacing Brand with left hands.
品牌走进 全力以赴 第六回合中的猛击模式。他向沃德猛烈挥拳， 谁也没受伤就跳了
病房connected with a combination to open Round seven. Brand dropped his hands 和 swung uppercuts from 的 南边 of Oakland. 一 landed. 病房ignored 的 blow 和 continued to work.
In Round nine, 病房stung Brand with a left hand. Brand’右眼肿了。哥伦比亚人 拳击手 was tired 和 eating punches. He looked embarrassed after slipping 和 falling near 的 end of 的 round. 病房smashed him 对于 his trouble. 品牌交错，但生存了。