Anthony Yarde vs Lyndon Arthur: How to Watch, Date, Time, Prediction, and Undercard

Published 12/04/2020, 11:30 AM EST


Commonwealth light heavyweight champion Lyndon Arthur will defend his title in an intriguing 12-Round main event fight against Anthony Yarde on December 5th. The pair will lock horns at the Royal Albert Hall in the UK, paving the way for an epic conclusion to the high-voltage rivalry.

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Arthur is an undefeated champion who seems invincible at this point, just like Yarde did until facing Sergey Kovalev in 2019. Suffering the maiden loss of his career against Kovalev, Yarde has regained his top-spot with back-to-back wins this year as he steps for up the third one against Arthur.

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That said, ‘King Arthur’ can bring another dooming result for Yarde in the coming days. Although both the boxers have their fair share of odds, Kovalev has seemingly exposed Yarde’s flaws.

Despite that, it appears to be an interesting contest which might be too close to preview. There’s no way hardcore fans can afford to miss out on the action. Here’s how to watch it live.

Anthony Yarde vs Lyndon Arthur: Date and Time

The epic light-heavyweight battle will be telecasted on BT Sport from 7:30 PM (UK local time) on December 5th. The BT Sport website and the app will showcase the event. You can tune in from any of the broadcasting platforms likely your PC, mobile, and television (BT Sport 1).

Anthony vs Lyndon: Prediction

Both orthodox punchers will bring their A-game to the table, and Yarde might be the early aggressor.  However, if the fight deepens, it will drag the best out of both. Amid all the odds and speculations, Yarde is still a threat and can become the champion in the coming days.

Prediction: Anthony Yarde knocks out Lyndon Arthur (6th round)

Yarde vs Arthur: Undercard

Apart from a stellar main event, there are several other fights for the fans to look up to. Here’s a look at the undercard of Anthony Yarde vs Lyndon Arthur fight card.

Willy Hutchinson vs Lennox Clarke- vacant Commonwealth belt and British Middleweight Belt.

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Raj Sarkar

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A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. He combined his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports and has a combined 2000 plus bylines in MMA and boxing over the last two years.

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