Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 3/7/13
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On March 30, top-rated light heavyweight contender Isaac "Golden Boy" Chilemba (20-1-1, 9KO's) will look to wrestle away the WBC silver light heavyweight title from defending champion Tony Bellew (19-1, 12KO's) when the two meet in the main event on Matchroom Sport's promoted card taking place at the Echo Arena in Bellew's home city of Liverpool. "I have been waiting for an opportunity like this for a very long time," said the WBC #4, IBF #9, WBO #13 and WBA #14-rated Chilemba.  "Bellew is a very worthwhile opponent and I am not underestimating him on any level, but my team and I are extremely confident going into this fight.  I know that fighting on foreign soil is never easy, but whether it is by KO or on points, I only see this fight ending in one way, and that is with my hand being raised as the clear-cut winner." Credit: Ed Diller/ Star Boxing/ DBE For Chilemba, this will be his second fight training under the tutelage of highly regarded trainer and former world champion, Jam...
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