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Peter to Face Aubrey in Heavyweight Slugfest


The opponents have been announced for the co-main events on Saturday, September 27, 2014’s, “Rumble on the River” at OKC Downtown Airpark in Oklahoma City, presented by Ivaylo Gotzev and his Epic Sports and Entertainment. In the night’s eight-round heavyweight “bombs away” co-main event, hard-hitting former WBC Champion Samuel Peter (34-5, 27 KOs) will return for the first time in ... Read More »

Former Champions Ricardo Mayorga and Samuel Peter to Return September 27 in Oklahoma City

Ricardo Mayorga

On Saturday, September 27, 2014, big-name boxing returns to Oklahoma City, as Ivaylo Gotzev and his Epic Sports and Entertainment will proudly present a blockbuster show entitled “Rumble on the River” at OKC Downtown Airpark. Featured in the dual main events will be the return of a pair of well-known names. Appearing in separate bouts will be colorful and always ... Read More »

Q & A with “Fast” Eddie Chambers

As the old saying goes it’s not the size of the dog in the fight it’s the size of the fight in the dog” and this certainly applies to “Fast” Eddie Chambers. He lives in a world of Heavyweight giants, pretty much every opponent in his career has had height, reach and weight advantages over him. As you can see ... Read More »

Nordic vs. Nigerian Nightmare – Helenius to defend WBO Intercontinental Title against Sam Peter on April 2

Unbeaten WBO Intercontinental Champion Robert Helenius (14-0, 9 KOs) will face the next huge test on his way up the heavyweight rankings when he collides with former world champion Sam Peter (34-4, 27 KOs) at the Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle, Germany on April 2. “This is a dream match-up of two nightmares,” promoter Kalle Sauerland said. “Robert has taken ... Read More »

Klitschko stops Peter in Ten to retain Heavyweight crown

Wladimir Klitschko was dominant against as he reatined the Ring Magazine/IBF/WBO Heavyweight championship with a tenth round beatdown of Samuel Peter in a rematch of a bout from five years ago at in front of nearly 40,000 onlookers The Commerce Bank Arena in Frankfurt, Germany. It was a typical fight for Klitschko as he dominated the fight with his jab ... Read More »

Into a laboratory of fear

“Everyone always asks us who is going to be the next great heavyweight. Well, on Sept. 11, we feel it will be Sam Peter’s shining moment.” – Todd DuBoef, president of Top Rank, Aug. 27 There is no possibility Sam Peter is going to be the next great heavyweight. He auditioned for the post years ago and was found wanting ... Read More »

ESPN networks to show Klitschko – Peter rematch on September 11

According to Dan Rafael of, ESPN will show the September 11 rematch between World Heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko and Samuel Peter The fight will take place Live at 5pm eastern time and be shown on the network’s on-line streaming arm of The championship fight will also air at 8 p.m. ET on same-day tape delay on ESPN Deportes ... Read More »

Klitschko and Peter come to terms for September 11 rematch

According to Dan Rafael of, Wladimir Klitschko will indeed defend is IBF/WBO/Ring magazine Heavyweight title on September 11th in Frankfurt, Germany in a rematch of a 2005 bout. “The Sam Peter thing has been agreed to,” Top Rank’s Bob Arum, Peter’s promoter, said. “They’re coming into the [Las Vegas] office to sign [on Thursday]. It was a relatively easy ... Read More »

Povetkin out against Klitschko; Klitschko – Peter 2 likely

According to Dan Rafael of, the proposed September 11th showdown between world Heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko and mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin is off due Povetkin missing a press conference earlier in the week. The IBF mandated that Klitschko start negotiation with the next highest available contender Samuel Peter and all indications is that fight will be made for the ... Read More »


Bob Arum said today that IBF #2-ranked Samuel ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ Peter is available and ready to take on world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko. Klitschko has not defended his IBF world title against a mandatory challenger since April, 2007. Alexander Povetkin is ranked IBF #1 and is next in line. “If Povetkin doesn’t take the fight, Klitschko is obligated to ... Read More »

Chambers takes majorirty decision from Peter

In the main event of a card that took place at The Nokia Theater in Los Angeles it featured two guys seemingly on two different paths. “The Nigerian Nightmare”, Samuel Peter (30-2, 23KO’s) is in a must win situation due to lack luster showings in recent previous fights. Up and comer, “Fast” Eddie Chambers (33-1, 18KO’s), facing his biggest challenge ... Read More »


Samuel “The Nigerian Nightmare” Peter talks about his March 27 showdown with Eddie Chambers Read More »