WEIGH IN RESULTS: SERGEY KOVALEV V ANTHONY YARDE
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE ON BT SPORT 2 FROM 5PM
Anthony Yarde will take on WBO World Light Heavyweight Champion Sergey Kovalev on Saturday night in Chelyabinsk, Russa live on BT Sport 2 from 5pm.
The fighters are expected to begin their ring walks at 7.30pm just after the Premier League football game between Liverpool and Arsenal on the same day.
Yarde (18-0, 17KOs) and Kovalev (33-3-1, 28KOs) weighed in today.
**Media are welcome to download a video of today’s weigh in and face off here, with credit to BT Sport.**
Here are the official weights from today’s weigh in.
Sergey Kovalev (Champion) – 174.6lbs
Anthony Yarde (Challenger) – 173.9lb
Sergey Kovalev v Anthony Yarde for the WBO world light heavyweight title is live and exclusive on BT Sport 2 from 5pm on Saturday with ringwalks expected at 7.30pm.