Photos: Cleverly, Krasniqi Get Very Tense at Weigh-In
WBO World Light-Heavyweight Champion Nathan Cleverly weighed-in just under the limit at 12st 6 1/2lbs (174lbs) and mandatory challenger Robin Krasniqi came lighter at 12st 5lbs (173lbs) for their big fight tomorrow night at Wembley Arena.
WBO European Lightweight Champion Liam Walsh hit the scales at 9st 8 1/2lbs (134 1/2lbs) with challenger and former two-time WBO World Featherweight Champion Scott Harrison coming in at 9st 8 1/2lbs (134 1/2lbs).
Dereck Chisora weighed in at 18st (252lbs) with his opponent in the ten-round international contest, Hector Alfredo Avila at 15st 8lbs (218lbs)
Paul Butler was 8st 2 1/2lbs (114 1/2lbs) for his Commonwealth Super-Flyweight title challenge against the champion Yaqub Kareem who came in at 8st 2lbs (114lbs).
Cleverly v Krasniqi headlines a massive fight card, live and exclusive on BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/Virgin Ch. 546) with coverage starting at 7pm.
Everybody looks to be in great shape. Probably end up being a very solid card.Comment by HughJass on 04-19-2013
boy does harrison look strong!Comment by Drunk Punch on 04-19-2013
Harrison has the head of a fifty year old on the body of a ripped 20 year old. Very strange.Comment by Kilrain on 04-19-2013
Looking forward to this! Harrison looks in ridiculously good shape, but he was sloppy in his previous two fights and hasn't fought a live opponent in over seven years. Should be interesting. Krasniqi-Cleverly could be a good contest as well,…Post a Comment - View More User Comments (4)