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Photos/Weights: Marco Antonio Barrera 139.5, Arias 140

By Rafael Soto

GUADALAJARA, JAL. A dream that he's yearned for years, still remains for three time world champion boxing Marco Antonio Barrera: Be the first Mexican to achieve four world titles in different divisions and this Saturday will begin the road to try to achieve that in 2011 when he faces Jose Arias at the Coliseum Olympico.

Barrera (66-7-0, 43 KOs) and Arias (15-1-0, 9 KOs) had no problems on Friday to make weight at the official ceremony overseen by the Commission of Boxing of Guadalajara. Marco Antonio was 139.5 lbs, while Arias was 140. The fight of the "Baby Faced Assassin" is the star bout in card put together by Zanfer and Top Rank and will be broadcast by TV Azteca and Fox Sports.

MAINT EVENT 10 ROUNDS SUPERLIGHTWEIGHT

MARCO ANTONIO BARRERA 139.5 LBS VS  JOSE ARIAS 140 LBS

DANIEL SANDOVAL 147 LBS VS WILLY MEDINA 147 LBS

DAVID GASPAR 115 LBS VS JONATHAN LECONA 115 LBS

ENRIQUE BERNACHE 122 LBS VS HECTOR FUENTES 122 LBS

JORGE SILVA 144 LBS VS CESAR BELTRAN 145 LBS

VENUE: COLISEO OLIMPICO DE LA U DE G GUADALAJARA, JALISCO

PROMOTER; ZANFER, TOP RANK

TV: TV AZTECA, FOX SPORTS

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by southpaw_07 on 02-11-2011

Wait...Is Barerra fighting a monkey?that can't be a human being, right ? :D

Comment by kadyo's on 02-11-2011

[QUOTE=BIGPOPPAPUMP;10091356]that is one of the most ugliest boxers that ive ever seen[/QUOTE] LOL pump talking in double superlatives. :lol1:

Comment by yuppie on 02-11-2011

[QUOTE=BIGPOPPAPUMP;10091356]that is one of the most ugliest boxers that ive ever seen[/QUOTE] No..homo? Barrera fighting a 43 yr old...it looks like hes going to boxing himself into obscurity.

Comment by Kimo on 02-11-2011

This is tomorrow? why is this not in the boxingscene schedule ?

Comment by TuRoK'em on 02-11-2011

[QUOTE=BIGPOPPAPUMP;10091356]that is one of the most ugliest boxers that ive ever seen[/QUOTE] hahahaha lmao BPP

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