BAYAMÓN, PUERTO RICO - The weights are in for Saturday's big fight. Former double world champion Juan Manuel “Juanma” López and Mike Oliver made weight for their showdown, which headlines Triple Crown III at the coliseo Ruben Rodriguez in Bayamon, in a PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP) and Top Rank, to be televised on “Pay Per View”.
López (30-1, 27 KOs) weighed in at 124-pounds pounds and Oliver (25-2, 8 KOs) 125 of a 126 division max. The López-Oliver bout will be for the WBO Latino featherweight title.
Meanwhile, former WBO junior lightweight champion, Román “Rocky” Martínez (24-1-1, 15 KOs), who weighed 129-pounds, will face now Nigerian Daniel Attah (26-7-1, 9 KOs), also weighing 129, for the WBO Intercontinental 130lb belt.
Super bantanweight contender Jonathan “Polvo” Oquendo (21-2, 14 KOs) will fight now vesus Mexican José Luis Araiza (29-4, 20 KOs) for the WBO Latino superbantamweigh title. Oquendo and Araiza both weighed 121-pounds.
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