Photos: Broner Fails at The Scale, Escobedo Passed
Undefeated former World Champion Adrien Broner (Left) and NABO Junior Lightweight Champion and number one rated WBO junior lightweight contender Vicente Escobedo (Right) pose on July 20, 2012 in Cincinnati, Ohio at the weigh-in for their July 21, 2012 fight at U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati which will be televised live on HBO Boxing After Dark. Broner came in at 133.5-pounds, more than three pounds over the division limit. Escobedo was 130 on the dot. Pat Lovell - Hoganphotos.
Undefeated welterweight rising star Keith Thurman (Left) and Orlando Lora (Right) pose. Thurman was 147.5, while Lora came in at the same weight.
Undefeated lightweight rising star Omar Figueroa (Left) and lightweight contender Dominic Salcido (Right) pose. Figueroa came in at 134.5, and Salcido was 136.5.
Undefeated middleweight prospect Chris Pearson (Left) and Angel Hernandez (Right) pose. Pearson was 160-pounds and Hernandez was 160.5.
Undefeated Cincinnati junior lightweight prospect Brandon Bennett (Left) and John Nater (Right) pose. Bennett was 136, while Nater was 135.5.
Undefeated Cincinnati featherweight prospect DeVonte Allen (Left) and Ra'eese Aleem (Right) pose. Allen came in at 128-pounds, while Aleem was 126.5.
Fight should not go on. If a dam fighter cant make weight, the fight should be cancelled. Lack of professionalism on the part of broner.Comment by Agent Mulder on 07-21-2012
so i assume he's moving up?Comment by Corelone on 07-21-2012
Wow! Even the Japanese are mad at this stuff. Broner is working on being the most hated man in boxing. I just want to see him in a fight at the contracted weight and skip all this drama. If he…Comment by Drunk Punch on 07-21-2012
There are some really bad tattoos on display in that photo set.Comment by Overhand Right on 07-21-2012
Broner is going to put a whooping on this bozoPost a Comment - View More User Comments (20)