Cleverly prepares for Cardiff cruiserweight debut

Cleverly in action against Sergey Kovalev in August last year Credit: PA

Nathan Cleverly is preparing to make his cruiserweight debut in Cardiff tonight.

The 27-year-old has not fought since losing his WBO light-heavyweight title in a four-round defeat to Sergey Kovalev in August.

He'll take on 39-year-old Sean Corbin at the capital's Motorpoint Arena.


Cleverly wins cruiserweight debut in Cardiff

Welsh boxer Nathan Cleverly stopped Shawn Corbin within two rounds, on his return to the ring, at cruiserweight.