Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Lebedev vs. Chambers Targeted For The United States - Boxing News
Advertisement
BoxingScene Archive
 Boxing Articles
 Boxing Interviews
 Breaking News
 Boxing Press Releases
 Boxing Results
 World Boxing News
Follow BoxingScene
 
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
 Register A Free Account
 Account Login
 Boxing Schedule
 Boxing Champions
 Boxing Downloads
 Boxing Forums
 Boxing News Wire
 Boxing Photos
 Boxing History
 Boxer Search
 Fantasy Betting
 Feedback
 Fitness and Health  
 Free Homepage
 Mixed Martial Arts
 Pound For Pound
 Upcoming Fight Archive
                                                                                                                                                            ...............

 Last update:  1/4/2013       Read more by Mike Coppinger         
   
Lebedev vs. Chambers Targeted For The United States
Share Click Here To Email Printable version Search BoxingScene Database 

By Mike Coppinger

Eddie Chambers (36-3, 18KOs) and WBA Cruiserweight beltholder Denis Lebedev (25-1, 19KOs) are in negotiations for a spring bout and BoxingScene has been advised that the fight could mark Lebedev's debut on American soil.

Lebedev has fought the majority of his fights in his native Russia, but according to sources in Chambers' camp, has stated his desire to fight in the U.S. for this bout.

Chambers would be making his debut at cruiserweight, dropping down from heavyweight. He was on the mend after tearing his biceps against Tomasz Adamek last summer in a hotly-disputed loss.

Tags: Eddie Chambers , Denis Lebedev


 

 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by ddangerous, on 01-05-2013
[QUOTE=anonymous2.0]Sometimes I think the best way to get a title shot is to lose a fight.[/QUOTE] Great post.

comment by 4thReich, on 01-05-2013
I agree- but he won't exactly be 'robbed', if it is a matter of a few points, variables, nuances, subjectivity, even bias, then he will lose. He can win. Means nothing though, because Eddie could easily win as well. I think Lebedev will pull through, though- mostly because I don't think sancti...

comment by Earl Hickey, on 01-05-2013
Lebedev should not fight in America, he will be robbed of his title.

comment by Rammstein, on 01-05-2013
[QUOTE=joe strong]i don't care if he is a small HW. he beat & knocked down 6'7 250lbs dimitrenko, he almost beat adamek with one arm & he speedbagged sam peter. the guy can compete with the top HWs & has just had a few injury issues the last few years. if he gets healthy Duva will get him fights ...

he should stay at HW...
comment by joe strong, on 01-04-2013
i don't care if he is a small HW. he beat & knocked down 6'7 250lbs dimitrenko, he almost beat adamek with one arm & he speedbagged sam peter. the guy can compete with the top HWs & has just had a few injury issues the last few years. if he gets healthy Duva will get him fights on US networks. ri...

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (10) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  Haye Aims For Two Fights This Y...
  Barthelemy-Saucedo Title Fight ...
  Loeffler: Cotto-Golovkin is Big...
  Maidana: Broner Stronger, Hits ...
  Chavez-Alvarez Clash Will Happe...
  Wlodarczyk-Drozd Close For Sept...
  Zepeda's Trainer on The Fence O...
  McJoe Arroyo-Zolani Tete IBF Ti...
  Jose Gonzalez's Return Being Ey...
  Mayweather Approved By WBC To D...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads
 Advertisement

 


Advertisement



Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright 2003-2013 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.