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Mijares Surprises Many at 30-Day Weighin For Santa Cruz

by Miguel Rivera

A few days ago, former champion Cristian Mijares took to the scale for his 30-day weigh-in for the upcoming fight with WBC super bantamweight champion Leo Santa Cruz on March 8th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

Mijares is telling everyone that he's training for the fight of his life, and now many are starting to believe him. He weighed in at 127-pounds, which shocked everyone by the scale. With a month to go, Mijares weighed five pounds over the 122-pound limit and way below the 30-day maximum as allowed by the WBC.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 02-13-2014

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Comment by Tomato cans on 02-13-2014

Mijares can win this. He has allways had good inside fighting skills and was very good at rolling with punches when he was prime.

Comment by nycsmooth on 02-13-2014

bad move by Mijares, now he has 2 hold the weight 4 a month...he got screwed vs Terajaes but isn't good enuf 2 beat Leo...even if they fought every day...

Comment by BennyST on 02-12-2014

It's about time this cunt got his **** together. He's looked awful ever since the loss to Darchinyan, which is a pity because he was one of the very best in the world and ever since then he's come in…

Comment by gauze on 02-12-2014

i dont care to watch santa cruz. will tune in for this one though as i've always followed mijares. if he boxes anything like he did against arce, this might be close and santa cruz might have to adapt. i…

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