By Rafael Soto
With a great physical work and a winning mentality, Mexico's Julio César Martínez and British contender Andrew Selby made weight and reported in excellent condition to enter the ring this Saturday, in the Metepec Fairground, to define who will be the official challenger to the WBC world championship at flyweight.
"Rey" Martinez (13-1-0, 10 KO's) and the "Superstar" Selby (11-0-0, 6 KO's) will lead an attractive show full of young talent, which will be broadcast by the Casa del Boxeo, Azteca 7
The staircase of Cerro del Calvario was the attractive setting for the medical examination and weigh-in ceremony, where after making the official weight, the protagonists posed face to face, and it was notorious the advantage that Selby will have in stature and reach, so Martinez he will have to have the talent and the ability to impose the fight at short range and force the exchange of blows.
Julio César Martínez 111.5 lbs - Andrew Selby 112 lbs
World Title Eliminator Fly WBC
Mauricio Lara 130 lbs - Guillermo Ávila 131 lbs.
Jaky Calvo 112 lbs - Gabriela Sánchez 110.6 lbs.
Rogelio Pérez 124.5 lbs - Héctor García 122.7 lbs
Alexis Salazar 166.4 lbs - Ulises Banda 163.1 lbs
Kevin Montiel 136 lbs - Pedro Bernal 136 lbs.