- Briton makes brave effort against undefeated champion
- WBC, IBF and WBO light-heavyweight titles on the line
Anthony Yarde failed in his against-the-odds bid to become a unified world champion after he was stopped in the eighth round by Artur Beterbiev in a thrilling contest at Wembley Arena.
Londoner Yarde hoped home advantage and an electric atmosphere would propel him to the WBO, WBC and IBF world light-heavyweight titles on Saturday night.
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This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2023/jan/28/anthony-yarde-stopped-in-eighth-round-by-artur-beterbiev under the title “Anthony Yarde stopped in eighth round by brilliant Artur Beterbiev”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.