Isaac ‘Golden Boy‘ Chilemba lost a bout to Maxim Vlasov in Urasian Boxing Parliament Light Heavyweight title on Surtaday, at the center square in Gelendzhik, Russia. Malawi sport can confirm.
Chilemba cried foul over unanimous points’ decision hence the loss to Vlasov.
“Thanks to everyone for the support, unfortunately home decision was against me .i truly believed I won the fight. But at the end of the day, this is sports.
Gift Bholo one of his fans encouraged chilemba to soldier on, adding that he could get a rematch along the way. He said Chilemba is a winner to him and that he should be strong.
According to our sources, the 32-year-old boxer owned the tweet, saying his management team protested the judge’s score of 117-110,116-111 and 116-111 in favour of Vlasov.
“Chilemba believed he won the fight in the three or four rounds. After the fight, they fought with commission because, sometimes, you can have a result of a fight reversed after watching a video, “he said.
But they said they cannot go back and rescore the fight. The only thing they said they can do is give me a rematch but that could be next year.
“It hard for me win the fight after all it was in his town and it was controlled by authorities. I Believe I lost round six and seven and 11 and I won the rest of the rounds. I knew I couldn’t win in Russia unless I win by Knockout. I am very disappointed because I gave it all.
Vlasov got his revenge as he lost to Chilemba eight years ago.