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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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.
He is a two-time welterweight champion and currently holds an interim junior middleweight belt.
Taylor, who lost his WBO and WBC middleweight belts to Kelly Pavlik in September in Atlantic City, has exercised a rematch clause in the original fight contract and the two will meet again in Las Vegas on February 16 in a non-title contest at super-middleweight.
FORMER undisputed middleweight champion Jermain Taylor is eyeing a super-middleweight showdown with Joe Calzaghe, according to the American's promoter.
BOOKIES may have underestimated the chance of Evans Ashira derailing Howard Eastman's comeback when the pair contest the vacant Commonwealth middleweight title at the Dudley Concert Hall tonight.
NEW YORK, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- A final press conference will be held for the WBO world middleweight championship title fight against seven-time world champion Oscar De La Hoya and WBO champion Felix Sturm.
On Tuesday night Eastman, the British and Commonwealth middleweight champ, fights Frenchman Christophe Tendil for the vacant European middleweight title at the superb Nottingham Arena.
ONE of Scotland's top fighters returns to the ring tomorrow in a light- middleweight clash that tops the bill at the St Andrew's Sporting Club in Glasgow.
Studying the X-ray spectra with the Japanese satellite ASCA, Colbert and Richard Mushotzky of Goddard found that 10 of 17 nearby spiral galaxies emit a pattern of radiation expected from middleweight black holes.