Eddie Chambers will compete in his 40th professional fight on Saturday when he takes on little-known South African Thabiso Mchunu in the co-main event of a fight card to be broadcast on the NBC Sports Network at the Mohegan Sun Casino.
That's normally a time when a fighter is starting to run out of options, particularly heavyweights. But after more than 12 years and 40 fights, the boxing world is opening up for Chambers.
He dropped to cruiserweight – a move that would have made sense years ago – and figures to become an instant factor in the 200-pound-and-under division.
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