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Photos/Weights: Jorge Arce 122-Pounds, Nongqayi 121

By Rafael Soto

Mexicali, BC - There were no problems on the scale, as Jorge "Travieso" Arce and South African challenger Simphiwe Nongqayi made weight for their anticipated rematch at the Civic Auditorium in Mexicali. Zanfer promotes the card and the fight will be televised by TV Azteca and Fox Sports. Arce (57-6-2, 44 KOs) will make the first defense of his WBO Super Bantamweight Championship against the last mane who beat him, Nongqayi (16-1-1, 6 KOs). Arce weighed 122-pounds at the limit, while Nongqayi was 121.5 pounds.

"The weigh-in is over and now I just have to get in the ring and get revenge for me and my brother," said Arce who lost a twelve round decision to Nongqyi at super flyweight.

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Victor Terrazas 126 lbs. Eduardo Becerril vs. 123 lbs.
Richie Mepranum 113 lbs 113 lbs vs. Valentin Leon
Montes Mahonri 135 lbs. Carlos Velazquez vs. Winston 135 lbs.
David Sanchez 113 lbs. Josè Luis Alvarado vs. 112 lbs.
Jair Quintero 118 lbs. Josè Luis Caravantes vs. 118 lbs.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by southpaw_07 on 09-24-2011

i cant find a link to the fight on Top Rank's website..any idea?

Comment by kiaba360 on 09-24-2011

This fight is very unpredictable and therefore hard to bet on with confidence. Arce is the favorite, but he has lost to Nonggayi in MEXICO lol, yes a South-African got a decision in Mexico lmao. We know Arce has a…

Comment by kiaba360 on 09-24-2011

[QUOTE=New England;11201851]is this streaming live on TR's website? and does anybody know what time it starts?[/QUOTE] It starts at 10pm

Comment by dawge on 09-24-2011

[QUOTE=arexsiete;11201761]I swear Nongqayi looks just like R Kelly[/QUOTE] lmao! i was thinking the same thing too!

Comment by lillu89 on 09-24-2011

war Travieso :boxing:

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