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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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I think we'll give him a fight against a top welterweight where we are confident, or hope, that he will be successful.
The ex-IBF welterweight champ, wearing the cap of his home town baseball team St Louis Cardinals, said: "He hasn't done anything in the sport to deserve Floyd Mayweather.
Berto (29-3-0, 22 KOs) knows a thing or two about winning world boxing championships as he won the welterweight title way back in 2008.
However, Callozo does not look like he is going to be an easy contender for Khan as he said that this fight is his whole career right in front of him and he beats the former light welterweight champion then he has a bigger future in boxing, but if he is unable to do so then he has to start from the bottom again, the report added.
Victory over a solid challenger like Maidana - who has had almost two years to grow into the welterweight since moving up to lose on points to Devon Alexander in February last year - would go a small way to boosting Broner's claims to greatness in the ring.
Kimmel is a self-proclaimed "lucky rabbit's foot" for Pacman as he has had the Filipino on his show before every fight for nearly three years, dating back to his successful challenge of then-WBO welterweight champion Miguel Cotto.
There are big names in the welterweight division and I can work my way towards those big superfights against Floyd Mayweather and also Shane Mosley, who is in that division and is someone I could probably face.
Billed as the defining fight of his career, Hatton failed to take the American's WBC welterweight title after being knocked out in the 10th round.
But if he wants to move up to welterweight, like he has talked about, I'm more than ready.
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.
E-Vision, which is part of Etisalat and the leading cable TV provider in the region today, announced a treat for sporting fans by announcing its intention to showcase live from MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, the Welterweight boxing fight between Floyd "Money" Mayweather and Sugar Shane Mosley.
WEST Bromwich welterweight Young Mutley is a man on a mission - to regain the British welterweight title.
1 at light-welterweight, is anxious to avenge his only career defeat, inflicted by Mayweather when they fought at welterweight six months ago.
YOUNG MUTLEY aims to take the first step on a return to the top of the national welterweight division when he takes to the boxing ring at Walsall Football Club tonight.