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Words related to welterweight

a weight of 28 pounds

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an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 148 pounds

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a wrestler who weighs 154-172 pounds

a professional boxer who weighs between 141 and 147 pounds

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Another belt is up for grabs as Stourbidge's Steven Pearce, a former Midlands Area welterweight champion, takes on Sleaford's Amir Unsworth for a Bronze Masters strap.
Khan has reportedly been assured of a crack at the WBC and WBA welterweight champion next year provided he sees off Alexander.
But] I don't know who's going to win-" Berto continued preferring not to give a specific prediction on who will come out the victor in the championship bout for the World Boxing Organization (WBO) World welterweight title.
I wanted a tough challenge at welterweight and not just to go in there against some average guy.
According to the Guardian, Khan has revealed that he has used his year long break training and feels much stronger at welterweight and is keen on facing the US boxing star Maywheather by defeating Collazo first.
The former WBA and IBF light-welterweight king feels more comfortable at 147lb ahead of his welterweight debut against Luis Collazo in Las Vegas on May 3.
Broner had stepped up to the welterweight limit for the first time but his inability to get to grips with the awkward New Yorker begged serious questions about his ability to dominate in the 147lbs division.
5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GLORY, the world's premier kickboxing league, proudly announces its final event of the calendar year, Glory 13, featuring a televised one-night, Welterweight World Championship Tournament, taking place at the Ariake Colosseum in Tokyo, Japan on Saturday, December 21st.
Pacquiao apparently went four rounds with Russian welterweight Ruslan Provodnikov and another four rounds with lightweight Rustam Nugaev as well as two rounds with another fighter.
Khan added: "I will probably move up to welterweight in my next fight because there is nobody out there I can face at light-welter.
There are big names in the welterweight division and I can work my way towards those big super-fights against the likes of Floyd Mayweather and also Shane Mosley, who is in that division and someone I could probably face.
The decision to retire signals the end of a dramatic and entertaining career that has seen Hatton achieve success at welterweight and light-welterweight level.
The 37-year-old former WBC light-welterweight champ, who takes part in Tuesday's Prizefighter Welterweights II at York Hall, said: "Judah is the man for me at that weight.
MANNY PACQUIAO is set to defend his WBO world welterweight title against Shane Mosley on May 7, according to promoter Bob Arum.
Summary: Amir Khan wants to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr in a year but the WBA world light welterweight champion plans to retire at 28.