April 17, 2024

Tony Yoka’s heavy accusations

It doesn’t get any better for Tony Yoka. After suffering two defeats to Martin Bakole and Carlos Takam, the French boxer decided to make a big change, leaving the USA, where he had been coached by Virgil Hunter since his professional days, for London. With a new team, and Don Charles as head coach, the Rio Olympic champion hoped to raise his game. But he suffered another particul…

It doesn’t get any better for Tony Yoka. After suffering two defeats to Martin Bakole and Carlos Takam, the French boxer decided to make a big change, leaving the USA, where he had been coached by Virgil Hunter since his professional days, for London. With a new team, and Don Charles as head coach, the Rio Olympic champion hoped to raise his game. But he suffered another particularly heavy defeat at the hands of Belgium’s Ryad Mehry at Roland-Garros on Saturday evening.

Tony Yoka was unable to hurt his opponent, and Charles Biétry, greatcombat. The score is irrelevant. It’s sad…

Yoka’s coach didn’t get it

During the fight, Don Charles tried to motivate Tony Yoka, urging him to take matters into his own hands. No regrets tomorrow! Show him why you’re Olympic champion! the British coach told his boxer between rounds.

After the judges’ verdict, Tony Yoka appeared very surprised by the news of his defeat. And his coach, too, expressed his incomprehension. I don’t understand the judges’ decision, said Don Charles on Canal+. 90% of