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Weights: Vasyl Lomachenko 134.6, Jorge Linares 134.6

The weights are in, as Jorge Linares and Vasyl Lomachenko are ready for battle on Saturday night at New York's Madison Square Garden.

Lomachenko, who captured world titles at featherweight and super featherweight, moves up to 135-pounds in his pursuit to capture a third divisional belt as he challenge Linares for his WBA lightweight title.

Lomachenko weighed in at 134.6-pounds, while Linares was also 134.6-pounds.

The stacked undercard features welterweight contender Carlos ‘Caballo Bronco’ Adames (13-0, 11 KOs) in his Top Rank debut in a 10-round, ESPN-televised co-feature against Alejandro Barrera (27-4, 17 KOs); Irish sensation Michael Conlan (6-0, 5 KOs) will see action in an eight-round featherweight contest against Ibon Larrinaga (10-1, 2 KOs); Jamel Herring (16-2, 9 KOs) takes on the durable Juan Pablo Sanchez (29-15, 14 KOs) in an eight-round lightweight bout; top lightweight prospect Teofimo Lopez (8-0, 6 KOs) faces veteran Vitor Freitas (13-1, 7 KOs) of Salvador, Brazil, in a scheduled eight-rounder; female boxing sensation Mikaela Mayer (4-0, 3 KOs) will face Baby Nansen (6-2-1, 0 KOs) of Auckland, New Zealand, in a six-round lightweight fight; and 2016 Olympic gold medalist Fazliddin ‘Fayzi' Gaibnazarov (3-0, 1 KO) returns in a scheduled eight-rounder against Jesus Silveyra (8-5-2, 3 KOs) of Monterrey, Mexico.

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Linares vs. Lomachenko and Adames vs. Barrera will be televised live and exclusively at 8:00 p.m. ET on ESPN and ESPN Deportes, and undercard bouts will stream live on  ESPN+, available on the ESPN App, beginning at 4:30 p.m. ET.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by RetroSpeed05 on 05-13-2018

Salido was 147 and Lianres looked much bigger then Salido. Loma weighs in the same in every fight from 126-135lbs he comes in between 137-139.

Comment by Ajvar on 05-13-2018

[QUOTE=Clegg;18764875]What were their fight night weights?[/QUOTE] 14 pounds difference. 138 - 152

Comment by Clegg on 05-12-2018

[QUOTE=Daniel_T5;18764734]did you see their fight night weights tonight? there are different weight classes for a reason[/QUOTE] What were their fight night weights?

Comment by Daniel_T5 on 05-12-2018

[QUOTE=TheBigLug;18760517]Haha i know. Carl Frampton fights at 126 and he said he walks around about 150. I'd imagine most 135 guys are walking around 150+[/QUOTE] did you see their fight night weights tonight? there are different weight classes for a…

Comment by ScottWeiland on 05-12-2018

[QUOTE=sportbuddha;18760498]Hats off to Loma, he just wants to do battle and test himself, when you look at other boxers with padded records and then you see this guys that just landed and goes for everything, it’s great for the sport,…

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