Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 8/27/14

HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 04: Alexander Dimitrenko looks on before the WBO Eliminator Heavyweight fight between Alexnder Dimitrenko of Ukraine Eddie Chambers of USA during the Universum Champions Night at the Color Line Arena on July 04, 2009 in Hamburg, Germany. (Photo by Krafft Angerer/Bongarts/Getty Images)
In a bout that has the makings of a match made in boxing heaven, former Heavyweight Champion Sergei "White Wolf" Liakhovich takes on top Heavyweight Contender "Fast" Eddie Chambers to open the new NBC Sports Network's Fight Night on January 21, 2012, at 9pm, at Asylum Arena in Philadelphia. Photo credit: DSquared Productions Sergei is a native of Belarus and grew up in the former Soviet Union. He attributes his upbringing to the type of fighter and person he is today. "Growing up in Belarus was the best life lesson for me. It prepared me for all the challenges that life brings." "It made me stronger and hungrier for a better life." Someone once said 'sports does not build character, it reveals it,' growing up in Belarus definitely helped build my character!" Since he was 12 years old, Liakhovich always dreamed of becoming a professional boxer. When Sergei was young he would cut out articles from newspapers and magazines which featured fighters like Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfi...
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