Everything You Need To Know Ahead Of Derek Chisora vs Kubrat Pulev II

Where? When? How to watch? We've got you covered ahead of a top night of boxing in the capital
06:55, 04 Jul 2022

Heavyweights Derek Chisora and Kubrat Pulev go to war once again this weekend, this time at the O2 Arena in London. The first meeting between Del Boy and The Cobra occurred back in 2016, a fight the Bulgarian won by split decision in Hamburg to claim the European title.

Here’s everything you need to know about a top night of boxing in the capital. 

Where: O2 Arena, London

When: Saturday 9th July, 2022 

How To Watch: DAZN. The main card will get underway at 7pm UK time, with Chisora and Pulev expected to make their ring walks at around 10.30pm. 

Tale Of The Tape:

Chisora:

Place Of Birth: Mbare, Zimbabwe

Age: 38

Alias: Del Boy

Record: 32-12 (23)

Height: 6’2’’

Reach: 74’’

Stance: Orthodox

Last Fight: Chisora fought twice in 2021, a pair of defeats to Joseph Parker, both at the Manchester Arena. In the second meeting in December, Del Boy was dropped twice by the New Zealander en route to a unanimous decision loss. 

Pulev:

Place Of Birth: Sofia, Bulgaria

Age: 41

Alias: The Cobra

Record: 29-2 (14)

Height: 6’4½’’ 

Reach: 79½’’ 

Stance: Orthodox

Last Fight: Pulev dominated American heavyweight Jerry Forrest over ten rounds to win a unanimous decision on the Sergey Kovalev-Tervel Pulev Triller Fight Club undercard in Inglewood, California in May.

What They Say:

Chisora: "I'm still hungry, I still want to fight. Entertainment is the plan, that's what I like.

"I've lost fights, I won some fights. I've won the things I wanted to win. I still want to cause damage to people. I still want to entertain. I'll stop him. I'll guarantee I'll stop him.

"When they start singing that beautiful song 'Oh Derek Chisora', I get pumped up. I can't help myself. Game plan goes out the window. I just let it go."

Full Fight Card (Subject To Change):

Dereck Chisora vs Kubrat Pulev, Heavyweight

Israil Madrimov vs Michel Soro, Super-Welterweight

Caoimhin Agyarko vs Lukasz Maciec, Super-Welterweight

Fabio Wardley vs TBA, Heavyweight

Felix Cash vs TBA, Middleweight

Ramla Ali vs Agustina Marisa Belen Rojas, Super-Bantamweight

Solomon Dacres vs TBA, Heavyweight 

Betfred Fight Odds (Subject To Change):

Chisora: 2/1

Draw: 18/1

Pulev: 4/9

Betfred's Derek Chisora vs Kubrat Pulev Fight Odds*

*18+ | BeGambleAware 

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