Cory Cummings was stopped in the seventh round tonight by Issac Chilemba at the Revel Resort in Atlantic City, NJ. According to Matt Richardson of Fightnews.com, the fight was called off after Cummings’ corner threw in the towel at the 2:28 mark. Cummings had minimal success early in the bout by barreling into Cummings’ chest and banging away. Chilemba (23-2, 10 KO’s) began to establish his distance more effectively as the fight wore on and started boxing well from the outside. As each round progressed he busted up Cummings more and more until his opponents face was a bloodied and swollen mess.
Cummings is now 17-7-1, 13 KO's and has lost three straight. Chilemba is now 23-2, 10 KO's.