The PLAY between Lyndon Arthur and Anthony Yarde will take place at Copper Box Arena in London on Saturday 4 December, live on BT Sport.
The showdown between the two top heavyweights falls a year into the pair’s melee Westminster match at the Cathedral, where Arthur prevailed on the hands of two of the three judges and retained the title of Commonwealth. commonwealth, while adding the vacated WBO Intercontinental belt. into your collection.
More importantly, Arthur’s victory helped him beat his opponent and become the No. 1 contender for the world WBO title currently held by American Joe Smith jr.
Yarde (21-2), who has dropped to 12th, is desperate to avenge his loss and take the lead on Arthur (19-0) and return to the top of the standings with a forced challenge assigned. for Smith jr.
Arthur maintained his undefeated record as a pro and added his 13th KO to his roster with a win over Davide Faraci of Italy at the Royal Albert Hall in July, with Yarde returning victorious. with Alex Theran’s lightning strike in Birmingham at the end of the Honorable.
Now Yarde and Arthur will exchange bombs again, this time in front of fans at the Atmospheric Bronze Box on the edge of Olympic Park.
https://www.boxingscene.com/photos-lyndon-arthur-anthony-yarde-face-face-final-presser–162446 Image: Lyndon Arthur, Anthony Yarde – Face To Face at Final Presser