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Photos: Khan, Peterson Make Weight: Ready For Battle

By David “Twinkle Fingaz” Greisman at the scales

Amir Khan and Lamont Peterson both made weight for their 12-round super lightweight championship fight Saturday evening in Washington D.C.

Khan (26-1, 18KO) came in at 139 lb, while Peterson (29-1-1, 15KO) weighed in at the divisional limit of 140 lb.

In the evening’s co-feature, unbeaten American heavyweight prospect Seth Mitchell faces veteran Timur Ibragimov of Uzbekistan.

Ibragimov (30-3-1, 16KO) weighed 221 lb, his lightest weight in more than five years, dating back to his HBO-televised bout with Calvin Brock when both were unbeaten contenders. Mitchell (23-0-1, 17KO) checked in at a career low 240.5 lb.

Both bouts will air live on HBO, along with the exclusive rebroadcast of last week’s pay-per-view headliner between Miguel Cotto and Antonio Margarito (Saturday, 9:45PM ET).

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by mathed on 12-10-2011

[QUOTE=tomjo;11539809][IMG]http://www.amirkhanworld.com/wp-content/upload/2011/12/AK-vs-Peterson-Weigh-In-6-400x301.jpg[/IMG] [IMG]http://www.amirkhanworld.com/wp-content/upload/2011/12/AK-vs-Peterson-Weigh-In-5-400x295.jpg[/IMG] [URL="http://www.amirkhanworld.com/?p=2793"]http://www.amirkhanworld.com/?p=2793[/URL] More photos here... Got to say though, Peterson looks ripped...[/QUOTE] He is always ripped. Khan loos to be in great shape too so I expect nothing but a great fight between the two. Pulling for Peterson but…

Comment by davros2010 on 12-10-2011

[QUOTE=vacon04;11541630]I agree, Mitchell's physique is pretty good, he looks ripped and stong ... Ibragimov just looks fat, he should do a freaking diet and stop eating crap ... Being a heavyweight is not an excuse for being that fat...[/QUOTE] Mitchell…

Comment by neoz on 12-10-2011

would not be surprise if khan struggles or even loses. Khan is so overrated, cant believe the hype he is getting.

Comment by Someone88 on 12-10-2011

Yep they are ready!

Comment by vacon04 on 12-10-2011

[QUOTE=Tobi.G;11541597]Why? He looks ripped and ready! Looks great for an 240 pounder. Ibragimov weighs 221 and is about the same height but he still looks fat while Mitchell looks ripped. I think Mitchell has a verry good physique and will…

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