By Ryan Burton
Masonic Temple, Detroit, MI- IBF junior middleweight champion Cornelius "K9" Bundrage and his challenger Ishe Smith both made weight during an intense weigh-in. Bundrage weighed 152.8 lbs while Smith tipped the scales at 152.6 lbs. The atmosphere was chippy after words were exchanged words at yesterday's final press conference and a near brawl broke out when the fighters shoved each other in the weigh in.
Local product J'Leon Smith weighed in at 161 and his challenger Derrick Findley weighed 161.6 lbs which was .6 lbs over the contracted weight for their Showtime televised co-featured bout. The two fighters had to be separated during their face off at yesterday's final press conference.