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Photos: Anthony Dirrell, Avni Yildirim - Set For WBC Title Clash

Former champion Anthony Dirrell and 168-pound contender Avni Yildirim continued to exchange words at a heated weigh-in on Friday before they battle this Saturday for the vacant WBC Super Middleweight World Championship in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on FS1 and FOX Deportes from the Armory in Minneapolis. (photos by Andrew Dobin).

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The weigh-in also featured Minneapolis-native Jamal James and Janer Gonzalez, who battle in a welterweight attraction as part of televised coverage beginning at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT.

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Tickets for the event, which is promoted by Warriors Boxing and TGB Promotions, are on sale now, and can be purchased at the Armory at through Ticketmaster.

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User Comments and Feedback
Comment by etech1 on 02-26-2019

[QUOTE=Bob Arum 69;19533864]Nah not one of them libtards trust me[/QUOTE] Cool. Libtards are the dumbest people on the planet.

Comment by 'b' on 02-25-2019

Vagni Drilled-in got drilled by dirrell, and if you rearrange 'Dirrell' you get 'driller'. The driller of t*rkish vag

Comment by Lemonhead_Jeff on 02-25-2019

[QUOTE=MDPopescu;19533701]Eubank Jr. mopped the floor (in 3 rounds) with this poor guy... Now: in Turkish "yildirim" means "thunder", tbh... :)[/QUOTE] The Turkish fighter did put forth a good effort in defeat against Dirrell.

Comment by MDPopescu on 02-23-2019

[QUOTE=_Rexy_;19533846]well then we've both been fans for a while then. So you must have him beating Dirrell too haha[/QUOTE] ... actually, I feel sorry for Anthony -- he beat cancer...

Comment by 'b' on 02-23-2019

[QUOTE=etech1;19533692]Is the guy really like a Nazi, or are you just another one of those mainstream media liberal ftards?[/QUOTE] Nah not one of them libtards trust me

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