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Photos: Canelo-Angulo Weigh-In and PPV Undercard

By Rick Reeno, photos by Joel Colon & Canelo Promotions

MGM Grand, Las Vegas - The weights are in for Saturday's Showtime Pay-Per-View card, where former WBC/WBA junior middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (42-1-1, 30KOs) will face Alfredo Angulo (22-3, 18KOs) in the main event.

Canelo weighed in at 155-pounds, while Angulo was 154.5. It was announced by Jimmy Lennon Jr. that both fighters were allowed to weigh in at a max of 155.

WBC super bantamweight champion Leo Santa Cruz was 122-pounds, and former two-division champion/mandatory challenger Cristian Mijares was also 122-pounds.

In a lightweight battle for the vacant WBC International title, Sergio "Yeyo" Thompson weighed in at 135-pounds, and Ricardo Alvarez was also 135.

In a WBC lightweight eliminator, former champion Jorge Linares came in at 134.5,  and Nihito Arikawa was also 134.5-pounds.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by BOXEO _ on 03-08-2014

I think it is unprofessional by Canelo not making weight. The fight should have taking place at 160 since they are both very big for 154 anyway. I picked Angulo to win and now after all this B.S. i really…

Comment by BOXEO _ on 03-08-2014

Sergio Thompson vs Ricardo will be a good fight. Hopefully Thompson got enough time to train properly.

Comment by Tobi.G on 03-08-2014

I picked Canelo to win but im rooting for Angulo.

Comment by damit305 on 03-08-2014

[QUOTE=Golovkin;14303710]A great night of boxing , very happy to support this PPV. Going to be a really entertaining card. There's going to be a war in Vegas tomorrow night. [B]WOOF WOOF[/B]!! Let's knock that diva the **** out![/QUOTE] WTF? Sounds…

Comment by G G G on 03-07-2014

A great night of boxing , very happy to support this PPV. Going to be a really entertaining card. There's going to be a war in Vegas tomorrow night. WOOF WOOF!! Let's knock that diva the **** out!

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