Chambers Fractures Ribs, Pulled From Liakhovich Bout

Heavyweight contender Eddie Chambers suffered displaced fractures of his left anterior ninth and tenth ribs in training and, therefore, has been forced to withdraw from his scheduled 10-round bout with Sergei Liakhovich on the inaugural NBC Sports Network's Fight Night card from the Asylum Arena in Philadelphia, PA on January 21st.
Promoters Main Events and Peltz Boxing have reached out for a replacement for Chambers and will make an announcement as soon as possible.
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by turbotime on 01-14-2012

What's Arreola or Adamek up to?

Comment by New England on 01-14-2012

damn, man if i'm not mistaken the fight was scheduled to take place on the first broadcast of the new boxing serious on NBC sports (formerly Versus) HW's always attract more attention, especially among the layman i know he's in…

Comment by IIG on 01-14-2012

[QUOTE=gauze;11666888]nbc sports network=versus with a new name. it's not like millions of people were gonna see this fight anyway. i don't watch regular nbc, but have they even been advertising this card? looking at that channel on the guide, its…

Comment by Derranged on 01-14-2012

[QUOTE=joe strong;11665893]thats 2 big fights he's pulled out with injuries...nicolai firtha, jason gavern, or oliver mccall? fres oquendo or tye fields?[/QUOTE] Oliver McCall??? He still fights? :lol1:

Comment by Superflo777 on 01-14-2012

Damn, I couldn't believe it when I read the thread title first. This can't be for real? [QUOTE=It's Ovah;11666614]As for Chambers I won't question his integrity but he needs to radically alter his training camps or find new sparring partners,…

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