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Friday, December 14, 2018
The official weigh-in for Saturday's Super-Middleweight clash between current unified Middleweight world champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and top Super-Middleweight contender Rocky Fielding took place earlier today at Madison Square Garden in New York City, NY. The official weights for the entire card are as follows.
Main Event: Super-Middleweight - 12Rds.*
Saul Alvarez 167 1/2lbs. vs. Rocky Fielding 167 3/4lbs.
*Interim/Regular champion status in the WBA's Super-Middleweight ratings, a designation currently held by Fielding will be at stake in this bout.
IBF Jr. Lightweight world championship - 12Rds.
Tevin Farmer (Champion) 130lbs. vs. Francisco Fonseca (Challenger) 129 1/2lbs.
Women's IBF/WBA Lightweight world championship - 10Rds.
Katie Taylor (Champion) 134 1/2lbs. vs. Eva Wahlstrom (Challenger) 133 1/2lbs.
Welterweight - 10Rds.
Sadam Ali 147lbs. vs. Maurico Herrera 146lbs.
Jr. Lightweight - 10Rds.
Ryan Garcia 134 3/4lbs. vs. Braulio Rodriguez 133 1/2lbs.
WBO International Jr. Welterweight championship - 10Rds.
Lamont Roach (Champion) 129 1/2lbs. vs. Aberto Mercado 129 1/2lbs.
Super-Middleweight - 10Rds.
Bilal Akkawy 167 1/2lbs. vs. Victor Fronseca 166 1/2lbs.
Jr. Welterweight - 8Rds.
Yves Ulysse 139lbs. vs. Maximilliano Becerra 139lbs.
Two scheduled bouts, a Middleweight bout featuring former IBF Middleweight world champion David Lemieux vs. Tureano Johnson, and a Jr. Welterweight bout between Vergil Ortiz and Omar Tienda were both canceled by the New York State Athletic Commission. There is no word as of this writing regarding whether each of these bouts will be rescheduled for a later date.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Saturday, December 8, 2018
We would like to let our readers know that a preview of the upcoming Super-Middleweight clash between current WBC/WBA/IBO Middleweight world champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and top Super-Middleweight contender Rocky Fielding is currently in the works and will be released on Wednesday, December 12th.
Following the release of the preview, weigh-in information for the entire December 15th card will be released on Friday, December 14th. Stay tuned. "And That's The Boxing Truth."
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