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weighs 115-126 pounds

an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 119 pounds

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Making his MMA debut at bantamweight was Loughborough teenager Theo 'Baby Face' Chapel.
I believe I'm still the toughest in bantamweight division and can only hope for the best with my shoulder injury.
PHOTO | CHRIS OMOLLO | NATION MEDIA GROUPZarika outclassed former WBC bantamweight champion Catherine Phiri from Zambia to retain her WBC super-bantamweight belt in a "Bigger Than Life Entertainment" extravaganza at the Carnivore, Nairobi.
If there's going to be an upset Friday night, it could come in the non-championship bantamweight title fight.
He went on to successfully defend that title on two more occasions before adding the WBA super bantamweight belt to his collection with victory over long-time rival Scott Quigg in a unification fight in February this year.
Dubai: Filipino boxer Nonito Donaire beat Zsolt Bedak to successfully defend his WBO World Super Bantamweight title on Saturday.
As for elder brother Martin, who opposed Stuart Hall for the IBF World bantamweight strap in March 2014 before reinventing himself as a super bantamweight challenger, it's another step on the Ward brothers' boxing journey.
I always thought I was a superbantamweight anyway but there were a lot of opportunities at bantamweight - I won the Commonwealth (title), fought for the British and had a chance to fight for the world.
Recent BAMMA signing Jody Collins fought undefeated in the Bantamweight division until he met Cory Tait for the UCMMA Bantamweight title, and then Mike Wootten.
MARTIN Ward believes he has been perfectly prepared for his bid to dethrone IBF bantamweight champion Stuart Hall after sparring world class South African Tshifhiwa Munyai.
Boys Bantamweight gold; Kenneth Paul Gentallan took home the Youth Boys Flyweight diadem and Kevin Jake Cataraja emerged on top in the Youth Boys Bantamweight division for ALA Gym.
Tokyo: WBC bantamweight champion Shinsuke Yamanaka defended his title for a fifth time with a ninth-round knockout of Mexican Alberto Guevara yesterday in Tokyo.
5 Super bantamweight Filipino Nonito Donaire suffered his first defeat in 12 years last week to which two-time Olympic gold medalist?
Owen enjoyed an auspicious start to his professional career, lifting the Bantamweight Championship of Wales after just six contests and knocking out Paddy Maguire to claim the British title.
He will fight on a card alongsiSS de WBC super-bantamweight champion Abner Mares and IBF bantamweight champion Leo Santa Cruz.