Dec 04 2021
Saturday

Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, United Kingdom

12 rounds contest
@ Light Heavyweight
19-0-0

est. ringwalk:

2021-12-04T22:00:00Z ()

broadcast start time:

UK - TBC / US - N/A

21-2-0

The tape

30
Age
30
6' 2" / 188 cm
Height
6' 0" / 183 cm
N/A
Reach
72" / 183 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

TKO 9SD 12UD 12UD 12TKO 1
Form
KO 1SD 12TKO 6TKO 2TKO 11
19
Wins
21
13
By KO
20
68
KO%
95
0
Losses
2
0
Stopped
1
0
Draws
0
2016
Debut
2015
83
Pro rounds
83

Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight

8
The Ring
-
13
WBA
-
-
WBC
5
1
WBO
12
3
IBF
9

Lyndon Arthur vs Anthony Yarde preview

When is Arthur vs Yarde?

Lyndon Arthur is set to square off against Anthony Yarde on Saturday 4th December 2021 at Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London.

The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit will be 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).

Arthur vs Yarde stats

Lyndon Arthur steps into the ring with an undefeated record of 19 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Anthony Yarde will make his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 20 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Yarde has a large advantage in power over Arthur, boosting at 95% knock out percentage over Arthur's 68%.

Lyndon Arthur is the same age as Anthony Yarde, at 30 years old.

Arthur has a height advantage of 2 inches over Yarde.

Both Lyndon Arthur & Anthony Yarde fight out of an orthodox stance.

Arthur is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 4 months later than Yarde, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought the same amount of professional rounds, 83 to Yarde's 83.

Lyndon Arthur goes into the fight ranked number 13 by the WBA, 1 by the WBO, 3 by the IBF and 8 by the RING at light heavyweight.

Anthony Yarde is currently ranked number 5 by the WBC, 12 by the WBO and 9 by the IBF in the 175lb division.

Arthur vs Yarde form

Arthur remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Davide Faraci on 10th July 2021 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Royal Albert Hall, London, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had defeated Anthony Yarde on 5th December 2020 by split decision in their CBC Commonwealth Light Heavyweight championship fight at Church House, London.

Going into that contest, he had beat Dec Spelman on 31st July 2020 by unanimous decision in their CBC Commonwealth Light Heavyweight championship fight at BT Sport Studio, London.

Before that, he had won against Emmanuel Anim on 12th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their CBC Commonwealth Light Heavyweight championship fight at First Direct Arena, Leeds.

He had beat Andrzej Soldra on 15th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round at First Direct Arena, Leeds.

Anthony Yarde has stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Alex Theran on 28th August 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Arena Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Lyndon Arthur on 5th December 2020 by split decision in their CBC Commonwealth Light Heavyweight championship fight at Church House, London.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Dec Spelman on 12th September 2020 by technical knockout in the 6th round at BT Sport Studio, London.

Before that, he had won against Diego Jair Ramirez on 8th February 2020 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Discoteca Memphis, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain.

Hehad lost to Sergey Kovalev on 24th August 2019 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBO World Light heavyweight championship fight at Traktor Sport Palace, Chelyabinsk, Russia.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Anthony Yarde has been fighting more than Lyndon Arthur.

Lyndon Arthur last fought 3 months and 9 days ago, while Anthony Yarde's last outing was 1 month and 21 days ago.

Arthur's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 4 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.

Yarde's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 1 month and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.4 rounds on average.

What time does Arthur vs Yarde start?

The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM GMT at Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, United Kingdom, which is 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.

Who is showing Arthur vs Yarde?

Arthur vs Yarde will be broadcast on BT Sport 1 in the UK.

How do you stream Arthur vs Yarde?

In the UK you can stream Arthur vs Yarde on BT Sport, and all their boxing cards, via the BT Sport app and online player. This is included for free if you order BT Sport on Sky TV, TalkTalk TV or BT TV.
If you don’t have a TV package, it’s only available as a standalone app to existing or new BT broadband customers. Note, it’s not currently available on Roku or NowTV sticks, or games consoles.

The stream is free for existing BT Sport 1 customers, while 1 month (for tv) costs £25.

What were the odds on Arthur vs Yarde?

Anthony Yarde is currently (+100) to win the fight outright, while you can get (+100) on Lyndon Arthur if you fancy the incredible upset.

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