Photos: Hopkins vs Dawson Weigh-In, Undercard Too
Staples Center, Los Angeles - The weights are in for Saturday's HBO Pay-Per-View. In the main event, WBC light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins will defend his title against mandatory challenger Chad Dawson. Hopkins weighed 173.4-pounds, and Dawson was 174.2-pounds. Both fighters were in great shape.
For the vacant WBC lightweight Title - Jorge Linares weighed 134.6-pounds, while Antonio DeMarco weighed 134.4-pounds
Veteran vs. Prospect at 140: Kendall Holt weighed 139.4-pounds, and Danny Garcia was also 139.4-pounds.
In a welterweight contest - Orlando Lora weighed 147.5-pounds, while former champion Paulie Malignaggi weighed 147.4-pounds.
[QUOTE=apokalips;11294896]Dawson looks confident - Part of me sways towards him, but I refuse to bet against B Hop. I backed B Hop against Pascal both times and lost money the first time (robbery!) but this for me is a potentially…Comment by Thurman on 10-15-2011
Chad made an undefeated Adamek look like a fool, and had Tarver hurt while Danny Green couldn't touch him. From 168 - 200, Dawson is a serious threat to anyone. HUGE respect to Hopkins if he executes Bad Chad tonight.Comment by Mr. Philadel on 10-15-2011
Chad is probably enjoying his LAST meal as I post this....countdown to EXECUTION time baby...lets go B.Hop!!!! :boxing:Comment by apokalips on 10-15-2011
Dawson looks confident - Part of me sways towards him, but I refuse to bet against B Hop. I backed B Hop against Pascal both times and lost money the first time (robbery!) but this for me is a potentially…Comment by JibbaJabber on 10-15-2011
lETS gO BERNARD.. PHILLY GOT THIS!! AND I WANT TO SEEE THAT DANNY GARCIA KENDALL HOLT FIGHT AS WELL.. :hitit:Post a Comment/View More User Comments (33)