According to Boxingtalk, the light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol (13-0, 11 KOs) signed a contract with British promoter Eddie Hearn and his American promotion organization Matchroom USA. Despite this, Bivol is still going to defend his title former title contender Isaac Chilemba (25-5-2, 10 KOs) in the broadcast at the HBO channel on August 4 in Atlantic City.
According to Andrey Ryabinsky, the head of the promotion organization World of Boxing, WBA light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol (13-0, 11 KOs) will fight next on August 4 in Atlantic City against the former title contender Isaac Chilemba (25 -5-2, 10 KOs) of Malawi.
WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev did not rule out the possibility of a fight against Dmitry Bivol in the future. Kovalev said this during a press conference on the upcoming fight with Eleider Alvarez.