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Andre Ward has 'no problem' fighting Gennady Golovkin

Andre Ward talks his return to boxing, Gennady Golovkin, and Floyd Mayweather.

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Scott Christ is the managing editor of Bad Left Hook and has been covering boxing for SB Nation since 2006.

Super middleweight king Andre Ward was in attendance at tonight's Roc Nation Sports debut boxing event, having announced his signing with the company after a year out of the sport due to legal issues with Goossen Promotions. He was asked about his future plans, and his thoughts on the current pound-for-pound race.

On when he'll fight next

"I would personally like to get in the ring in late March or sometime in April. I don't know who yet. I'm gonna be ready and give me fans a great show. They won't be disappointed.

On facing Gennady Golovkin

"It's no problem. If you look at my track record, I have no problem fighting the best. That's what champions and contenders are supposed to do."

On whether he's No. 1 P4P

"That's Floyd Mayweather. Floyd Mayweather has done it longer than me, he's been at this level for a very long time. I'm a young guy who always pays homage to the guys who go before me, but as a competitor and as somebody who's in this sport, I always shoot for the top spot. That's the spot I'm coming for. All due respect to Floyd, but that's the spot you should always be coming for."

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