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Photos/Weights: Sergey Lipinets vs. Levan Ghvamichava, More

The weights are in, as unbeaten 140-pound contender Sergey Lipinets (8-0, 6 KOs) will take on Levan "The Wolf" Ghvamichava (16-1-1, 12 KOs) in a 10-round super lightweight showdown that headlines Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) TOE-TO-TOE TUESDAYS on FS1 and BOXEO DE CAMPEONES on FOX Deportes Tuesday, March 15 from Robinson Rancheria Resort & Casino in Nice, California.

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Televised coverage begins at 9 p.m.

Lipinets came in at 141, while Ghvamichava was 140.4. Also on the card, Mario Barrios was 131.4-pounds, while opponent Erick Martinez was 136.2-pounds. Sergiy Derevyanchenko was  167.6-pounds, while Mike Guy was 166.8.

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"I'm very excited to be fighting in the main event on FS1 and FOX Deportes against 'The Wolf' on March 15," said Lipinets. "This is a big test for me to show the world that I can be a future world champion which has been my goal since I turned professional two years ago. I'm so thankful to everyone involved in this show and I will put on a memorable performance."

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 "I'm looking forward to facing off against Sergey Lipinets on March 15," said Ghvamichava. "He is a tough, skilled fighter but I am preparing hard for victory with my trainer Virgil Hunter. I'm very grateful to my team and excited for this fight."

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"We are looking forward to working with Michael Starr and his team at the Robinson Rancheria Resort & Casino for what is sure to be another exciting Tuesday night on FS1 and FOX Deportes card and the first of many events there," said Tom Brown of TGB Promotions. "These fights feature young and hungry prospects who are looking to take another step toward furthering their careers and getting those world title opportunities."

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"Robinson Rancheria Resort & Casino is honored and excited to welcome Premier Boxing Champions action on FS1 and FOX Deportes," said Robinson Rancheria Resort & Casino CEO, Michael Starr. "It's nice to be working with Tom Brown again, who specializes in putting on quality, professional shows that are competitive and crowd-pleasing. While this is our first nationally televised boxing event, it certainly won't be our last."

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Tickets for the live event, which is promoted by TGB Promotions, start at $20 and are on sale now. To purchase tickets call the players club at (707) 262-4000.
 
An accomplished amateur who was born in Kazakhstan but fights out of Russia, Lipinets turned pro in April of 2014 with a decision victory over Franklin Varela. The 26-year-old recorded six knockouts in a row before he defeated the previously unbeaten Lydell Rhodes in their October fight. He also owns victories over veterans Kendal Mena, Cosme Rivera and Daniel Lomeli.

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Ghvamichava enters this bout on a five-fight win streak and is unbeaten since 2013. The 30-year-old took down previously unbeaten fighters Jonathan Garcia and Chris Singleton in 2014 and followed it up with triumphs over Cameron Kreal and Cosme Rivera in 2015. Originally from Poti, Georgia, Ghvamichava now trains out of Hayward, California.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by richardt on 03-14-2016

The question is, is this Limpnuts guy any good?

Comment by OctoberRed on 03-14-2016

Makes me want to watch The Howling on bluray

Comment by dan_cov on 03-14-2016

Finally a clear HD photo of a Bigfoot.

Comment by BOXEO _ on 03-14-2016

WAR Human Rug :boxing: [IMG]http://photo.boxingscene.com/uploads/pbc%20(1).jpg[/IMG]

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