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“Krusher” Kovalev vs Anthony Yarde Scouting Report: Power Meets Power

The much-anticipated match-up between three-time light heavyweight champion and current WBO Light Heavyweight Champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (33-3-1, 28 KOs) and mandatory challenger Anthony Yarde (18-0, 17 KOs) is a modern-day “Clash of the Titans.” Both fighters have reputations as hard-hitting punchers.  → read full story

Yarde didn’t spar in preparing for Kovalev fight

By Kenneth Friedman: Anthony Yarde and his trainer Tunde Ajayi didn’t do any sparring in preparation for Saturday’s title challenge against WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev in Russia.  → read full story

Sergey Kovalev vs. Anthony Yarde official weights

By Allan Fox: WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev weighed in successfully at 174.6 pounds on Friday for his mandatory defense against highly motivated Anthony Yarde on Saturday night on ESPN+ and BT Sport 2 at the Traktor Sport Palace, in Chelyabinsk, Russia.  → read full story

Canelo shouldn’t fight Kovalev; he must fight Andrade says Hearn

By Sean Jones: Eddie Hearn says Saul Canelo Alvarez shouldn’t be moving up to fight Sergey Kovalev before facing middleweight champions Demetrius Andrade and Gennady Golovkin.  → read full story

LIVE STREAM: Kovalev, Yarde Weigh In

Weights: Sergey Kovalev 174.6 vs. Anthony Yarde 173.9 ANTHONY YARDE will take on WBO World Light Heavyweight Champion Sergey Kovalev on Saturday night in Chelyabinsk, Russia live on BT Sport 2.  → read full story

Sergey Kovalev slight favorite over Anthony Yarde

By Sean Jones: The odds-makers have Anthony Yarde (18-0, 17 KOs) creeping closer to favorite WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (33-3-1, 28 KOs) for their fight this weekend on August 24 in Chelyabinsk, Russia.  → read full story

Kovalev hoping to motivate Canelo to face him

By Barry Holbrook: Sergey Kovalev needs an impressive victory over Anthony Yarde this weekend for him to keep hope alive for a big money fight against Saul Canelo Alvarez in November.  → read full story

Sergey Kovalev – Anthony Yarde Final Presser Quotes, Photos

ANTHONY YARDE will take on WBO World Light Heavyweight Champion Sergey Kovalev on Saturday night in Chelyabinsk, Russia live on BT Sport 2.  → read full story

Anthony Yarde: ‘Sergey Kovalev had his time’

By Tim Royner: Anthony Yarde says he’s going to dethrone WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev this Saturday night at the Traktor Sport Palace, in Chelyabinsk, Russia.  → read full story

Yarde: This Is No Rocky Movie – Yarde vs Kovalev on Saturday

ANTHONY YARDE WAS quick to dispel the notion that his forthcoming mission into Russia to face Sergey Kovalev bears some sort of comparison to the storyline behind Rocky IV.  → read full story

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