cruiserweight


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Synonyms for cruiserweight

a professional boxer who weighs between 169 and 175 pounds

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On the line is the Muhammad Ali trophy and the chance to be crowned cruiserweight division's first undisputed champion.
Former Olympic gold medallist and WBO world champion Oleksandr Usyk kicked off the cruiserweight series in Berlin, battering former world champion Marco Huck into submission in the 10th round.
The pair are looking to become Scotland's first British heavyweight and cruiserweight champions.
In September, the Cruiserweight division was introduced to "Monday Night Raw.
Briedis is possibly the best cruiserweight in the world at the moment and he has a big knockout win against Manuel Charr, who is a heavyweight.
I used to be a cruiserweight too - let's do it, if you want it.
I used to be a cruiserweight too so we're both the same height and the same size - let's do it, if you want it.
Huck, who lost his WBO cruiserweight belt to Poland's Krzysztof Glowacki last August, will face Britain's Afolabi in Halle, west Germany, on February 27.
The bout, which was held at the at the VTB Ice Palace, was originally billed as a WBA cruiserweight title fight.
Big brother lost the British cruiserweight belt in June.
TONY BELLEW paid ELLEW paid tribute to bitter rival Nathan Cleverly after gaining revenge with a majority points win in their cruiserweight fight at the Echo Arena in Liverpool.
TONY BELLEW paid tribute to bitter rival Nathan Cleverly after gaining revenge with a majority points win in their cruiserweight fight at the Echo Arena in Liverpool.
The four-division champion needed only 75 seconds of the scheduled 12-round cruiserweight fight to stop the 31-year-old with a left to the body.
The pair both fight at cruiserweight for the second time since they stepped up from light-heavyweight in a fortnight's time.
Fury further compared Haye to his latest victim Steve Cunningham, a former IBF world cruiserweight champion whom he defeated in seven rounds last December.