Edgar Berlanga Opens Up on His Obsession With Chains, Explains Why He Has So Many of Them

Published 04/23/2021, 12:00 PM EDT


This weekend, the sturdy super-middleweight Edgar Berlanga will take up the ring space for the first time in 2021. He will lock horns with Demond Nicholson in an abrupt 8-round tussle. Berlanga has given his best shot in the training and preparations for this fight, and he is extremely ready to register a cracking win on Saturday night.

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Ahead of his bout, ‘The Chosen One’ arrived in sensational fashion at the fighter’s hotel and interacted with Top Rank Boxing. In this interaction, Berlanga showcased his extensive jewelry set to one and all.

“That’s how we coming into the fight. We got two kilos over here, we got the TS chain, we got my new EB (Edgar Berlanga) chain right here. We got the other EB chain right here, that’s what we do like that you know, hard work pays off, knocking everybody out.”

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“This is my favorite one right here. You can see I got the monster emoji on it, this is something special, hard work pays off always,” he said.

This will be his 17th pro-boxing appearance, wherein the 23-year-old will look to prolong his undefeated stint. Until now, Berlanga has dispatched every opponent to the pulp, thus taking his immaculate track record to 16 wins.

He is one of the most promising talents present in the 168-pound roster, looking ahead to make a mark in this stacked weight class.

Edgar Berlanga all charged up to take on Demond Nicholson

Moving into his Saturday night encounter against Nicholson, Berlanga is a sheer favorite. He enjoys keeping his contemporaries on their toes and showcases his power right from the first bell of the fight.

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But, the veteran Nicholson will not be a pushover for the young gun who aspires to fight for the world titles. This is principally what makes this fight even more exciting and a must-watch as both these pugilists are hungry to storm their way to the top.

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That said, it’ll be interesting to see who among the two comes out on top in this highly awaited battle. Who will you be rooting for on Saturday night?

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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