Yarde continues preparation for Kovalev (video)
On August 24 in Chelyabinsk WBO world light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (33-3-1, 28 KOs) will face Anthony Yarde (18-0, 17 KOs), the official challenger for the belt of World Boxing Organization. For Kovalev this will be the first defense of the belt, he won in February in the rematch against Eleider Álvarez. In the United States this evening of boxing will take place at ESPN. For the British it will be the first opportunity in his career to win a world championship belt.