So, Anthony Yarde, here’s what you’ve won: a July 23 date with a bloke from Poland. He has a 26-3-3 (9) professional boxing record. He weighs 175 pounds and is left-handed. His name is Dariusz Sek.
Muted fanfare. Audience applaud – reluctantly.
Now, Anthony Yarde, here’s what you could have won: a WBO world light-heavyweight title shot against Russian Sergey Kovalev, one of boxing’s biggest names.