Weights From Manchester: Quigg 121.8, Martinez 121.6

By Terence Dooley 
The eight fighters involved in title action on Eddie Hearn’s “High Stakes” bill at the Manchester Arena all hit the scales and their weight targets during today’s weigh-in. 
Bury’s Scott Quigg (30-0-2, 22 early) came in at 8st 9lbs 12oz for his WBA World Super bantamweight defence against former IBF titlist Kiko Martinez (32-5, 24 KOs).  Spain’s Martinez weighed 8st 9lbs 10oz for his latest title crack.
Next up was WBA World lightweight holder Darleys Perez (31-1, 20 stoppages); the Colombian weighed in at 9st 8lbs 8oz for his defence against Manchester’s Anthony Crolla (29-4-2, 11 KOs).  The challenger weighed exactly the same.
There is a brace of British title fights on the bill.  Birmingham's Sam Eggington (15-2, 9 KOs) weighed 10st 6lbs 12oz for his vacant welterweight title meeting with Sunderland's Glenn Foot (15-0, 6 early), who came in slightly lighter at 10st 5lbs 8oz.  Eggington's Commonwealth title will also be on the line. 
Huddersfield Tyrone Nurse (31-2, 6 stoppages) and Swansea's Chris Jenkins (16-0, 8 KOs) contest the vacant light-weltweight title.  Nurse came in at 9st 13lbs 8oz to Jenkins’s 9st 13lbs.

Weights courtesy of iFilm London
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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by calamaro on 07-18-2015

Nobody is talking about this fight?!-WAR KIKO

Comment by kiaba360 on 07-17-2015

Donaire, Frampton and Quigg are fighting on the same day: [url][/url] There's a lot of boxing to watch this weekend.

Comment by IIG on 07-17-2015

Sh*t, is this happening tomorrow? I'm really slipping.

Comment by Tom Cruise on 07-17-2015

Quigg vs Martinez could end up being an absolute war. Forgot it was happening tbh

Comment by knockoutkid on 07-17-2015

some are picking crolla to win, smh, just watch the trailor for the fight you'll see crolla on the punch bag, it looks like he's thorwing little punches and hopping up and down. perez is much stronger. Id probably give…

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