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Photos/Weights: Broner, DeMarco Come in at 134.5

By David P. Greisman, photos by Tom Hogan/Hoganphotos

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The weights are in for Saturday’s lightweight title fight at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. WBC beltholder Antonio DeMarco (28-2-1, 21 KOs) weighed in at 134.5 pounds, while undefeated challenger and former 130-pound titlist Adrien Broner (24-0, 20 KOs) came in looking very cut and defined at 134.5 pounds.

THE HBO televised co-feature will match heavyweight prospect Seth Mitchell against Johnathon Banks. Mitchell (25-0-1, 19 KOs) weighed in at 242 pounds, while Banks (28-1-1, 18 KOs) came in at 218.5 pounds.

Undefeated Canadian boxer Phil Lo Greco (24-0, 13 KOs) came in for his bout at 149 pounds. His opponent, Daniel Sostre (11-7-1, 4 KOs), came in at 146.

Demetrius Hopkins (31-2-1, 11 KOs) weighed in at 154.5 pounds, while Joshua Snyder (9-7-1, 3 KOs) weighed in at 158.

Julian Williams (9-0-1, 4 KOs) weighed in at 154. His opponent, Jonuel Tapia (8-2-1, 5 KOs), came in at 154.5.

Zachary Ochoa (2-0, 2 KOs) came in at 140.5. His opponent, Michael Salcido (1-4, 0 KOs) came in at 145.

Last, Terron Grant (4-0, 2 KOs) came in at 130, while Abraham Esquivel (5-2, 3 KOs) came in at 131.5.

David P. Greisman is a member of the Boxing Writers Association of America. Follow David on Twitter @fightingwords2 or send questions/comments via email at [email protected]

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by feroth on 11-17-2012

ppl can hate on this kid all they want, but at the end of the day he's only just turned 23 and he's experienced and wise way beyond his years and he's a physical specimen with power and reflexes to…

Comment by marvin douglas on 11-17-2012

I don't understand some guys like Demarco. Why would you give up your title you just won? Broner by easy KO. If Demarco was my fighter, I would feed him a steady series of bums, make some serious money, and…

Comment by Priest Andretti on 11-17-2012

[img]http://www.boxingscene.com/uploads/59422/1573.jpg[/img]

Comment by Alx. on 11-17-2012

holy sh1t broner made weight first try

Comment by WESS on 11-17-2012

Like I said, Broner will make weight.

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