middleweight


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an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 165 pounds

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a wrestler who weighs 172-192 pounds

a professional boxer who weighs between 155 and 160 pounds

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In the latest Commonwealth Boxing Council bulletin, British and Commonwealth Super middleweight Champion Rocky Fielding has been ordered to defend his newly-acquired super-middleweight title against Indian superstar Vijender Singh," the boxers management firm said.
Meanwhile, featherweight Isaiah Anthony Tuazon, lightweight Earl Timothy Uy and half middleweight Harmon Anthony Tuazon led the fight for the Blue Eagles as they won gold medals in their respective classes.
He's the only boxer in history to start his career as a light middleweight and go on to win a heavyweight title.
In addition to the Abraham- Stieglitz world super middleweight championship rematch, the live EPIX telecast will feature undefeated No.
Barker fights for the first time since his Atlantic City showdown with Martinez in October and will be tested by Rotolo, who won the Italian middleweight strap in March.
Saunders, the Southern Area middleweight champion, said: "This is a great chance for me to shine on the show and show my potential.
Taylor's last four fights have been at super middleweight (168 pounds), but he would have come down slightly to accommodate Rivera.
Bendall has been out of action since last February's points defeat against Darren McDermott that cost him the English middleweight belt.
Boxing promoter Dan Goossen on Tuesday said an accord has been reached for Paul Williams to challenge Kelly Pavlik for his two middleweight world championship belts.
The "Rocket Man" lost just twice in his 32-fight career - recording 21 knockout wins - and held the WBU middleweight title for two years after beating Gilbert Eastman for the vacant belt in March 2006.
Hopkins, then undisputed middleweight champion, agreed terms with promoter Frank Warren before scuppering the fight 24 hours later by doubling his financial demands.
Former undisputed middleweight champion Jermain Taylor is eyeing up a super-middleweight showdown with Joe Calzaghe, according to the American's promoter.
FORMER undisputed middleweight champion Jermain Taylor is eyeing a super-middleweight showdown with Joe Calzaghe, according to the American's promoter.
Former undisputed middleweight champion Jermain Taylor is eyeing up a showdown with Joe Calzaghe, according to the American's promoter.