flyweight


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weighs no more than 115 pounds

an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 112 pounds

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Light-flyweight Horn and lightwelterweight McCormack both succumbed to Russian opponents, while flyweight Ali's frustrations were plain as he was awarded silver against the local top seed Daniel Asenov.
Hyland narrowly missed out on a national title when he was defeated by the impressive Mohamed Ali in the English ABA flyweight final at the ECHO Arena back in April.
It marked Nietes' reign as a world champion in the minimum weight and light flyweight divisions lasting seven years, two months and 15 days.
Seery claimed he wants to get back to finishing his opponents, like he did en route to claiming the Cage Warriors flyweight title in June 2013.
Adams has no Scottish rivals in the flyweight division as she starts as favourite to create history as the first female Games boxing gold medallist.
Edwards, who now looks certain to take the flyweight berth for England at the Commonwealth Games in July, said: "I showed everyone out there that I'm number one.
Ireland will have five fighters in the quarter-finals after wins for flyweight Paddy Barnes and light-heavyweight Joe Ward.
The Fist of Gold II will also feature championship bouts in the featherweight and flyweight division.
The defeat was the 21-yearold's third in a row against four wins following a controversial one-point loss to Louis Norman for the British Masters flyweight title, and a 58-56 six twos defeat to Jamie Wilson in Scotland.
BRITISH super flyweight champion Lee Haskins tops the bill in a star-studded Prizefighter super flyweights at Liverpool Olympia on October 12, live on Sky Sports.
Kyoei Boxing Gym has won the purse bid for the WBA flyweight title match between champion Daiki Kameda and Takefumi Sakata, the World Boxing Association said on its official website on Monday.
Koki Kameda admitted he was still pinching himself a day after defeating compatriot Daisuke Naito by unanimous decision to win the WBC flyweight title Sunday, but says his victory proves he is not all bark and no bite.
The Coventry flyweight boxes on a bumper First Team Promotions bill at Wolverhampton Civic Hall on Friday that also features unbeaten former amateur star Troy James.
BRUMMIE Don Broadhurst has proved he is a frightening flyweight.
After a glorious amateur career, in which he became ABA champion and a Commonwealth gold medallist, the 24-year-old flyweight has taken to the professional game like the proverbial duck to water.