Photos/Weights: Vitali Klitschko 249, Odlanier Solis 246
WBC champion Vitali Klitschko, left, and challenger Odlanier Solis pose during the official weigh-in in Cologne, Germany. World boxing champion Vitali Klitschko of the Ukraine will fight Odlanier Solis from Cuba for the WBC heavyweight title Saturday night at the arena in Cologne. Solis weighed 112- kilos [246.9.pounds], while Klitschko was 113.2 kilos [249.5]. Solis was at his lowest weight in three years, since he weighed 246¾ to beat Cisse Salif in 2008.
[QUOTE=jknightx;10256268]I have to agree here,I saw a lot of Gomez's fights and he was fast and a pretty slick boxer with decent power and good defense.Alot of people were saying he would beat Vitali(and no suprise Atlas picked Gomez to…Comment by Dave Rado on 03-19-2011
[QUOTE=jknightx;10256268]in fact Gomez has not lost since the Vitali fight./[/QUOTE] You're funny - have you seen who he's fought since then? Solis's competition has hardly been world beating, but it is has still been leagues better than Gomez's competition.Comment by jknightx on 03-19-2011
[QUOTE=ChopperRead;10253380]You know they won't -- they didn't after the last Cuban Hope, Gomez, got pummelled by Vitali. At least Gomez had done something as a pro. SpongeBob Solis has done nothing.[/QUOTE] I have to agree here,I saw a lot of…Comment by DUCK FACE on 03-19-2011
What a total joke... this guy is 6,1 and that big as a supposed sports man he should quite easily be around 220-230 for this fight.. and i am not even saying lose it over a few months.. This guy…Comment by jknightx on 03-19-2011
[QUOTE=JoeyZagz;10252128]Ahh.. the Heavyweight Division. [IMG]http://www.boxingscene.com/uploads/37154/klitschko-solis-weight%20(3).jpg[/IMG] Im Not even a paid proffesional Athlete and this guy makes me look like He-man.[/QUOTE] @JoeyZagz, but this is the overweight division,or have you forgotten that? lolPost a Comment - View More User Comments (93)