Isaac Chilemba is Ready For War With Edison Miranda

St. Petersburg, Florida - When South Africa's world ranked light heavyweight contender, Isaac "Golden Boy" Chilemba (18-1-1, 9 KOs), steps in the ring on February 3, 2012 against Edison "Pantera" Miranda (35-6, 30 KO's), he's going to have bad intentions on his mind.

Chilemba, DiBella Entertainment's rising star, went on to say, "I have a great deal of respect Edison Miranda, he's a worthy opponent, but I'm coming to make a statement come fight night.  There is no room for error, and I'm not going to leave it up to the judges to decide the outcome.  Make no mistake about it...I'm gunning for a knockout."

Damian Ramirez who manages Chilemba stated, "Isaac is very determined and ready to take his career to the next level.  This fight is a great opportunity for him to showcase his skills on a national level.  Miranda is a proven warrior and he's going to leave everything in the ring, that's why this fight is going to be great for the fans in attendance and those watching on TV."

Training out of the St. Pete Boxing Club in Florida with famed coach Dan Birmingham, Isaac continued, "Training camp has been rough, but at this level nothing comes easy.  I've been working hard on some new training techniques and I know I'm getting better every day.   Sparring has been great and Dan has given me the perfect game plans to come out victorious.  He's the best trainer in boxing."

Promoter Lou DiBella commented saying "This is Isaac's chance to immediately enter the top echelon of the light heavyweight division."

This 10-round slugfest takes place in the Dallas Events Center at the Texas Station Gambling Hall & Hotel in Las Vegas and will be televised as the main event on ESPN Friday Night Fights.

This show is presented by Warriors Boxing and Sampson Boxing, entitled "Super Brawls".  Tickets for "Super Brawls" are priced at $25 and $50 and are available at the Texas Station rewards center or at   A few VIP seats are available at a price of $100. Please call (954) 985-1155.

On fight night, doors open at 5:30 and the action starts at 6:00 pm.

Station Bucks may be used to purchase tickets. All ages welcome.  Under 21 must be accompanied by an adult 21 or over.  Show subject to change without notice.  Management reserves all rights.  Digital Photography and video prohibited.  Tickets can be purchased at any Station Casinos Boarding Pass Rewards Center, The Fiesta's, by logging onto or by calling 1-800-745-3000.

Texas Station Gambling Hall & Hotel is located at 2101 Texas Star Ln in North Las Vegas. Telephone: (702) 631-1000 or (800) 654-8888.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by goblin213 on 01-24-2012

Chilemba is the real deal.

Comment by Pantera2000 on 01-24-2012

Nobody knows much of Chilemba other than his recent ESPN win over that Russian. His KO ratio is low but I have been told it is very misleading since he has fought some tough chin opponents. Looking forward to Miranda…

Comment by Tobi.G on 01-23-2012

Is Chilemba a tough opponent for Miranda? I have never seen Chilemba fight. Im looking forward to this, Miranda is always exciting and delivers nice KOs. And hes afraid of nobody. Hes not one of the best but hes a…

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