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'You only fight him because you have to': Why nobody wants to get into the ring with light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev

Artur Beterbiev is one of the longest-reigning champions in the sport, and now we just have to understand why.

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Undefeated Artur Beterbiev looks to take on Yarde and Bivol

As Artur Beterbiev continues to defeat Father Time, he looks forward to fighting premier boxers Anthony Yarde and Dmitry Bivol.

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Bradley: An open letter to Beterbiev and Yarde -- with a game plan for each

Light heavyweight unified champion Artur Beterbiev faces Anthony Yarde on Saturday and Timothy Bradley Jr. offers his advice to both fighters.

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Overcoming Artur Beterbiev is Anthony Yarde's toughest challenge yet, but he's entering the ring without fear

Having been threatened by guns and knives growing up, Anthony Yarde is fearless going into Saturday's world light heavyweight title fight against knockout machine Artur Beterbiev.

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