Eubank Jr Brutally Knocks Out Yildirim And Goes To The Next Round Of The #WBSS
While Eubank Jr was getting ready to face Arthur Abraham at Wembley earlier this year, Eubank Snr attended the draw to pick who Jr would face in the World Boxing Super Series after fighting Abraham. Snr picked to face Avni Yildirim to go against his son in the first round of the tournament.
The two faced each other in Germany last night after an eventful fight week with Yildirim’s trainers getting very heated with 1 of Eubank Jrs team at the press conference. From the start, Eubank Jr looked his usual calm self looking to break down Yildirim throughout the fight. Jr as per usual throw a flurry of punch combinations breaking through the defence of Yildirim and eventually getting a brutal knockout within 12 rounds.
Eubank Jr retained his IBO World Title and goes on to the Semi-Finals of the World Boxing Super Series where he could face George Groves if he gets past Cox in his first fight. Eubank Jr and Groves had a few words after Jr beat Abraham at the SSE Arena regarding the WBSS. Eubank Jr has made it very clear that he is coming for the WBA title currently held by Groves and promises that he will win the entire thing.