European Lightweight Champion John Murray weighed in at 9st 8lb 12oz, while his challenger Karim El Ouazghari came in at 9st 8lb 4oz at today's official weigh-in. [Both boxers made the 135-pound division limit].
Murray makes the second defence of his title against the Spanish Champion at London's York Hall tomorrow night - his first fight in the capital in over four years, live on Sky Sports 1HD.
"I've weighed-in and it's all systems go for tomorrow night against Ouazghari," said Murray.
"I feel really strong and I can't wait to get in the ring and show that I'm the best lightweight in Europe and soon the world,"
"It's been nearly seven months since my last fight so I want to get some rounds in, but I don't want it going the distance,"
"My last six championship fights have all ended by stoppage and with the way I'm punching at the moment I can't see Ouazghari lasting,"
"The fans at the York Hall and the viewers on Sky Sports are in for another exciting performance from me."
Weights: John Murray vs Karim El Ouazghari at York Hall
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