Eddie Chambers vs. Samuel Peter

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2009-03-27 : Eddie Chambers 223 lbs beat Samuel Peter 265 lbs by MD in round 10 of 10

Aired On: ESPN Friday Night Fights (Main Event)
Promoters: Goossen Tutor / Duva Boxing / Score Promotions
Announcer: Jimmy Lennon Jr.

Notes

ESPN Punch Track
Chambers Peter
Total 193 / 447 129 / 679
Pct. 43% 19%
Jabs 144 / 331 102 / 385
Head 162 / 374 77 / 502
Body 31 / 73 52 / 177
  • Eddie Chambers (33-1) 18 KOs vs. Samuel Peter (30-2) 23 KOs
  • Fight was part of the first ever boxing event to be held at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles.
  • Peter came in ranked as the # 6 heavyweight in the world by The Ring Magazine. Chambers was not ranked in the top 10 by the same publication. Of note, however, Chambers came in as the betting favorite.
  • Peter weighed in for the bout at the heaviest of his career to date. At 265 lbs., he was 11 1/2 lbs. heavier than in his previous bout some three and a half months earlier.
  • ESPN's Teddy Atlas scored the bout 97-93 for Chambers. ESPN boxing writer Dan Rafael scored it 96-94 also in favor of Chambers.