Photos/Weights: Juan Marquez 134, Michael Katsidis 135
By Rick Reeno
MGM Grand, Las Vegas - A decent crowd of Mexican fans came to see WBA/WBO lightweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez (51-5-1, 37KOs) weigh in for Saturday's HBO televised title defense. Marquez came in at 134-pounds. The challenger, WBO interim-champ Michael Katsidis 27-2, 22KOs), came in at 135-pounds on the limit.
WBC welterweight champion Andre Berto (26-0, 20KOs) was ripped, coming in at 145-pounds, while challenger Freddy Hernandez (29-1, 20KOs) weighed in at the limit of 147-pounds.
In the televised super featherweight opener, Celestino Caballero (34-2, 23KOs) was over the weight limit, coming in at 131.5-pounds. Jason Litzau (27-2, 21KOs) came right at the limit, weighing 130-pounds on the nose. Caballero has one hour to lose the weight. Caballero came back an hour later and weighed in at 130-pounds.
[QUOTE=boguz323;9673461]Hypocrite how? This man has the right to voice his opinion as much or even more than you about Boxing. He's earned it, we are just fans. Don't hate because he speaks the truth about Margarito.[/QUOTE] correct sir!Comment by fitefan on 11-27-2010
[QUOTE=warwick_23;9671532]Marquez is bigger than katsidis by an inch. I hate it how people say marquez is too small for jr welterwieght or welterwieght, he could still beat a handful of welterwieghts and jr welterweights[/QUOTE] that's cuz most of his detractors…Comment by dj Ramos on 11-27-2010
war dinamita!!!!!!!!!!Comment by boguz323 on 11-27-2010
[QUOTE=Mr. Fantastic;9672177]I hope that hypocrite chilango gets knocked the [I]f[/I]uck out by Katsidis.[/QUOTE] Hypocrite how? This man has the right to voice his opinion as much or even more than you about Boxing. He's earned it, we are just fans.…Comment by Da7thsign on 11-27-2010
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