Tomorrow night at the Silverdome in Pontiac, Michigan, two 140-pound top dogs square off in a WBC/WBO unification bout when Devon Alexander and Timothy Bradley face off.
Earlier today, the headliners as well as the rest of the participants tipped the scales to make things official for tomorrow night's big event. Prior to the weigh-ins, there was a coin flip to determine the order of the ring walks, resulting in Alexander walking to the ring second and Bradley being announced last.
Weights for the HBO Championship Boxing Event
Junior Welterweight Unification Bout: Devon Alexander "The Great" (140) vs. Timothy "Desert Storm" Bradley (139)
Heavyweights: Bermane "B-Ware" Stiverne (238) vs. Kertson "The Majii" Manswell (255)
Welterweights: Kendall "Rated R" Holt (143.5) vs. Lenin Arroyo (144)
Welterweights: "King" James De La Rosa (150) vs. Allen "Dream Shatterer" Conyers (149.5)
Junior Welterweights: Vernon Paris (142.5) vs. Emanuel Augustus (140.5)
Super Middleweights: Darryl Cunningham (166.5) vs. Alberto Mercedes (168)
If victorious, which fighter would fare better against WBA jr. welterweight title holder, Amir Khan?
Light Heavyweights: Marcus Oliveira (176) vs. Demetrius Jenkins (180.5)
Welterweights: Julio Diaz (146) vs. Pavel Miranda (145.5)
Junior Middleweights: Julian Williams (156.5) vs. Alan Moore (155)
*On a side note, it was announced today that any and all military, police, fireman, etc. who arrive at the event in uniform will be allowed free admission.
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