The official weigh-in for Saturday’s WBA Welterweight world championship fight between undefeated world champion Keith Thurman and challenger Manny Pacquiao took place earlier today in Las Vegas, NV. The official weights for the entire card are as follows.
Main Event: WBA Welterweight world championship - 12Rds.
Keith Thurman 146 1/2lbs. vs Manny Pacquiao 145 1/2lbs.
Welterweight - 12Rds.
Yordenis Ugas 147lbs vs. Omar Figueroa 147lbs.
IBF Super-Middleweight world championship - 12Rds.
Caleb Plant 168lbs vs. Mike Lee 167lbs.
Sergey Lipinets 147lbs. vs. Jayar Inson 147lbs.
Bantamweight - 12Rds.*
Juan Carlos Payano 117 1/2lbs. vs. Luis Nery 118 1/2lbs.
(Nery a half pound over the 118lb. Bantamweight limit. Fight to go on as scheduled as of this writing.)
Heavyweight - 10Rds.
Efe Ajagba 242lbs. vs. Ali Demirezen 247 1/2lbs.
Welterweight - 8Rds.
Jimmy Williams 146 1/2lbs. vs. Abel Ramos 147lbs.
Flyweight - 8Rds.
Carlos Maldonado 113lbs. vs. Genisis Libranza 113lbs.
Featherweight - 8Rds.
John Leo Dato 127 1/2lbs. vs. Juan Lopez 127 1/2lbs.
Thurman vs. Pacquiao takes place on Saturday, July 20th at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV. The card can be seen in the United States on a cable/satellite pay-per-view basis on Fox Sports Pay-Per-View as well as globally on www.Fite.TV and through the Fox Sports app for $74.99. The pay-per-view card will begin at 9PM ET/6PM PT (U.S. Time ) with a prelim portion of the card airing on Fox beginning at 8PM ET/5PM PT featuring a battle for the IBF Super-Middleweight world championship between undefeated champion Caleb Plant and undefeated challenger Mike Lee Contact your local cable satellite provider or visit www.FoxSports.com/PPV for ordering information. Check your local listings internationally.
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