Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-03-11, pretty good boxing match: Tony Yoka vs Carlos Takam gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Boxing Fights of 2023).
Takam vs Yoka is scheduled to take place Saturday, March 11th, at the Zenith de Paris-La Villette in Paris (France), in a 10-round heavyweight (over 200 lbs, 90.7 kg) bout; it is the main event of the evening. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Tony Yoka record
The 2016 Olympic super heavyweight gold medalist Tony Yoka entered this fight with a professional record of 11-1-0 (9 KOs=82%) and he is ranked as the No.16 heavyweight in the world.
In his last three fights he has beat Joel Tambwe Djeko (Tony Yoka vs Joel Tambwe Djeko) and Petar Milas (Tony Yoka vs Petar Milas) but then he has suffered his first loss against Martin Bakole Ilunga (via majority decision, Tony Yoka vs Martin Bakole Ilunga).
Carlos Takam record
His opponent, the former Olympian Carlos Takam, has a boxing record of 39-7-1 (28 knockouts) and he entered as the No.43 in the heavyweight division.
He won his last match against Jerry Forrest in 2020 (Carlos Takam vs Jerry Forrest), then he has lost two consecutive bouts, with Joe Joyce (Joe Joyce vs Carlos Takam) and with Arslanbek Makhmudov (Arslanbek Makhmudov vs Carlos Takam).
Takam’s next fight: Martin Bakole Ilunga vs Carlos Takam
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Tony Yoka vs Carlos Takam as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Who won Yoka vs Takam fight?
Carlos Takam defeated Tony Yoka via split decision. Scores were 96-94, 94-96, 96-94.