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Photos: Joseph Agbeko, Abner Mares Ripped and Ready

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev. - The weights are in for Saturday night's big main event. The finalists of Showtime's bantamweight tournament, Joseph "King Kong" Agbeko (28-2, 22KOs) and Abner Mares (21-0-1, 13KOs), will clash over twelve rounds for the IBF and WBC silver bantamweight titles. The fight will take place at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev. Photos by Chris Cozzone.

IBF champion Joseph Agbeko failed to make weight on both of his allotted attempts. On the second attempt he was slightly over the limit at 118.2 pounds.  His opponent Abner Mares, the WBC silver bantamweight titlist, came in a ripped and ready 117.5 pounds. Agbeko has two hours to lose the weight. 

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Ringlife on 08-13-2011

Come on Mares bring it to Agbeko I bet a couple of dudes at work some cash and who ever wins by knockout has to pay double real men bet to make the fight a little bit more interesting.

Comment by Radke on 08-13-2011

War KingKong! [IMG]http://www.petewhitehead.com/assets/scratchboards/boxinggorilla.jpg[/IMG]

Comment by Evil Abed on 08-13-2011

10 to 40 mil on Mares. First come first serve.

Comment by puga on 08-13-2011

[QUOTE=Margarito_619;10980513]Those of you who are counting Mares out should take a look a his fight with Darshiyan...he looked very good! [url]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HxntIyOF5CE&feature=related[/url][/QUOTE] no , he did'nt ..he looked sloppy as sh1t....the only reaosn why they gave it to him was prolly…

Comment by Bierstadt on 08-13-2011

[QUOTE=Margarito_619;10980493]I wouldn't count Mares out but I seriously think this is going to be a draw that's why i'm putting money on the +1500 odds for a Draw![/QUOTE] That's actually interesting. Odds for a draw on most fights are usually…

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