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Photos/Weights: Shane Mosley 154, Sergio Mora 153.6

By Ernest Gabion, at the scale, photos by Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy

The weights are in for Saturday's big card at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California to celebrate 200 years of Mexican independence. In the main event, former champions Shane Mosley and Sergio Mora will collide. Shane Mosley easily made the division limit at 154. Mora was three pounds over the junior middleweight limit at 157-pounds.

BoxingScene.com is attempting to find out if Mora will be allowed time to lose the weight or the fight will move forward with the three pound advantage.

So far, the ruling given, more than likely with the California State Athletic Commission involved, is for Mora to lose no more than two-pounds, and he will also lose 20% of his purse.

Mora returned later to make weight, 153.6-pounds, but he is still going to lose 20% of his purse, which is going to Mosley.

Undercard Weights:

Junior middleweight prospect Saul "Canleo" Alvarez weighed in at 150.5-pounds. Former welterweight champion Carlos Baldomir was 153.4-pounds.

A over-the-weight contest between junior welterweight contenders. One fighter will lose their nickname. "Vicious" Victor Ortiz came in at 142-pounds, and "Vicious" Vivian Harris was 143.5, 1.5-pounds over the agreed upon weight of 142. He had to lose the pound and a half and came back later at 142.

Featherweights Antonio Escalante and Daniel Ponce De Leon will open up the pay-per-view event. Escalante came in at the division limit, 126-pounds. Ponce De Leon was close to it as well, at 125.8.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by jltsmae on 09-18-2010

[QUOTE=Poochiao;9250367]He should've been within the limit in the first time.[B] Its his fault for coming overweight[/B]. [B]Other fighters would rather pay a fine than drain their body just to make the weight[/B] again because you're still going to have to…

Comment by Motofan on 09-18-2010

Mora will be weak as hell in the middle rounds. Shane chops him down as his legs start to slow. Then its time for Mora to get Knocked out.

Comment by Gino Ros on 09-18-2010

[QUOTE=jreckoning;9250372]Every single pro fight Mora has, he's fought higher and he isn't exactly a fat ass. Take it for what it is, A money fight for Mora. I truly believe he did the best he could with the weight, because…

Comment by jreckoning on 09-17-2010

[quote=martin_1995;9250415]Man this fight sucks, there were like five people at the weighting. DLH almost a billionare wastes his time in such a stupid event like this. He looks worried. C'mon get rid of the 40 yrs old moesley and let…

Comment by martin_1995 on 09-17-2010

Man this fight sucks, there were like five people at the weighting. DLH almost a billionare wastes his time in such a stupid event like this. He looks worried. C'mon get rid of the 40 yrs old moesley and let…

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