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 Last update:  6/13/2014       Read more by Jake Donovan         
   
Weights From NY: Provodnikov 139.8 Lb., Algieri 140 Lb.
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By Jake Donovan

Ruslan Provodnikov and Chris Algieri both made weight for their 140 lb. title fight, which takes place Saturday at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.

Provodnikov (23-2, 16KO) came in at 139.8 lb. for the first defense of his alphabet title. Algieri (19-0, 8KO) weighed 140 lb. for his first title challenge. 

The bout will air live on HBO as part of a televised tripleheader. Also included on the live portion of the broadcast, Demetrius Andrade makes the first defense of his 154 lb. belt as he faces England’s Brian Rose.

Andrade (20-0, 13KO) tipped the scales at 153.8 lb in defense of the title he won last November in a 12-round split decision over Vanes Martirosyan. Rose was slightly lighter at 153.4 lb.

Opening the telecast, HBO presents the premiere of the exclusive rebroadcast of Miguel Cotto’s historic middleweight championship-winning effort over long-reigning champ Sergio Martinez. The bout headlined one week ago at Madison Square Garden, airing live on HBO Pay-Per-View.

Algieri and Rose both fight on HBO for the first time. Provodnikov makes his third consecutive network appearance, and first as the A-side of a promotion. Andrade appears on HBO for his second straight fight. 

Jake Donovan is the Managing Editor of Boxingscene.com, as well as a member of Transnational Boxing Ratings Board and the Boxing Writers Association of America. Twitter: @JakeNDaBox

Tags: Ruslan Provodnikov , Demetrius Andrade , HBO , Chris Algieri , Brian Rose , Andrade-Rose , Andrade vs. Rose , Provodnikov vs. Algieri , Provodnikov-Algieri


 

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comment by jas, on 06-13-2014
[QUOTE=UTEP]Algieri's gonna get steamrolled. He won't get past the 6th.[/QUOTE] This guy knows what he's talking about

comment by drenlou, on 06-13-2014
I think algieri is gonna shock alot of people with his performance, and andrade is gonna dominate this adam rose guy! Lol let me ask you guys, are you a lemon or are you a rose bud?

comment by UTEP, on 06-13-2014
Algieri's gonna get steamrolled. He won't get past the 6th.

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