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Adrien Broner Must Weigh 140 or Less in The Morning

By Ernest Gabion

BoxingScene.com has learned that Adrien Broner must weigh in tomorrow morning at 9:30am and be no higher than 140-pounds in order for tomorrow's fight with Vicente Escobedo to happen.  Earlier today, Broner missed the 130-pound super featherweight limit by a whopping 3.5-pounds. His team and the team representing Escobedo spent the rest of the day trying to negotiate terms that were fair to both sides. 

Escobedo still gets to fight for the WBO super featherweight title, while Broner is now stripped of the belt. If Broner wins on Saturday, the title becomes vacant. Broner was also fined 20% of his $300,000 purse, with half of that money going to Escobedo and the other half going to the Ohio Athletic commission.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by LeG00N on 07-21-2012

[QUOTE=Atreyu Khalil;12357911]If broner can't handle this dude.....:burnup:[/QUOTE] i'll laugh at you for a month straight.....

Comment by controlmachete on 07-21-2012

[QUOTE=Manny Pacquaio;12356966]wow Esobedo guy is a pusss. 3 pounds over who fukin cares. i could go to the bathroom and lose 3 pounds. he knows he has no chance to win[/QUOTE] oh well, youre just a pactar.d... it shows...

Comment by Atreyu Khalil on 07-20-2012

If broner can't handle this dude.....:burnup:

Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 07-20-2012

[QUOTE=MalikKnucklez;12357396]u been thinkin bout dat all day huh....don't lie to me....[/QUOTE] [QUOTE=liraj;12357819]Yea that WAS corny as hell . I'M just mad as fuk that Broner didnt make weight!![/QUOTE] It's all good bro, the guy doesn't take care of himself and…

Comment by McAlister on 07-20-2012

I mean he does look up to floyd, maybe he treatin this situation like Flod vs Marquez.... take the fine... he dont mind losin his belt, he gonna come in at the weight he comfy at and fight instead of…

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