Isaac Chilemba Talks Prefight – Isaac Chilemba (24-4-2) is facing undefeated Oleksandr Gvozdyk (11-0) this Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas in a 10-round bout that sees the NABF 175-pound title on the line. The fight is support for the HBO pay-per-view main event between Sergey Kovalev and Andre Ward.
Chilemba is a former world title challenger who is coming off two losses in a row and is in need of a win. His last fight saw him extend main event fighter and multiple titleholder Sergey Kovalev the full twelve rounds before losing a unanimous decision.
In Gvozdyk, Chilemba is facing a 2012 Olympic bronze medalist (representing Ukraine) and at 29 years old, Gvozdyk will be making his second defense of the NABF title he won back in April when he knocked out Nadjib Mohammedi in the second round. That fight saw Gvozdyk performing on the undercard of Manny Pacquiao’s third meeting with Timothy Bradley Jr in Las Vegas.
Check out what Isaac Chilemba had to say at the pre-fight media round tables.
Isaac Chilemba Talks Prefight
On Wednesday, November 17th Chilemba joined the media round tables at the MGM Grand in las Vegas as part of the promotion for Saturday’s fight.
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