Eddie Chambers (AFP Photo/Clemens Bilan)US boxer, Eddie Chambers, says he’s ready to fight WBA ‘regular’ champ, Denis Lebedev, after his name was mentioned by the Russian’s promoter, Vladimir Khryunov. “Lebedev called my name? Madison Square Garden? I’m ready,” the American is cited as saying by Eastsideboxing website. Khryunov said Lebedev will hold his bout in the US and called Chambers a possible rival after his man knocked out Santander Silgado of Columbia in style on Monday. It was the first title defense for the 33-year-old Russian after he was granted the WBA belt this October without having to step into the ring.Guillermo Jones of Panama was stripped of the championship for repeatedly refusing to defend it against Lebedev, who was the mandatory challenger.‘Fast’ Edward Chambers has had 39 pro fights, collecting 36 wins (18 KO) and three defeats. The 30-year-old became known in Russia after losing heavyweight bouts w
ith Wladimir Klitschko and Aleksandr Povetkin.
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