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Watch Kovalev vs Yarde live stream online, fight time, TV schedule

Sergey Kovalev takes on Anthony Yarde today in Russia.

Scott Christ is the managing editor of Bad Left Hook and has been covering boxing for SB Nation since 2006.

Today from Traktor Sport Palace in Chelyabinsk, Russia, WBO light heavyweight titleholder Sergey Kovalev will defend his belt against mandatory challenger Anthony Yarde in the main event.

The show will also feature veteran cruiserweight contender Ilunga Makabu facing unbeaten Russian Aleksei Papin, plus the return of undefeated Russian heavyweight Evgeny Romanov.

Bad Left Hook will be here today with live coverage, and here’s how you can join us.

How to watch Kovalev vs Yarde

The fights will start at 12:30 pm ET, and if you’re in the United States, you’ll need an ESPN+ subscription, which you can get here.

In the United Kingdom, the show will go live on BT Sport 2 at 5 pm UK time.

Main Card (ESPN+, 12:30 pm ET)

  • Sergey Kovalev (33-3-1, 28 KO) vs Anthony Yarde (18-0, 17 KO), light heavyweights, 12 rounds
  • Aleksei Papin (11-0, 10 KO) vs Ilunga Makabu (25-2, 24 KO), cruiserweights, 12 rounds
  • Evgeny Romanov (13-0, 9 KO) vs Dario German Balmaceda (19-17-2, 13 KO), heavyweights, 10 rounds

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