The four boxers who will fight on ShoBox: The New Generation tomorrow, Friday, July 19, from The Joint At Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas are set to go following Thursday’s official weigh-in. All made the weight on their first attempts.
A rising star in the lightweight division, Mickey “The Spirit” Bey (18-0-1, 9 KO’s), of Las Vegas by way of Cleveland, puts his undefeated record on the line against former world title challenger John “The Gladiator” Molina (25-3, 20 KO’s), of Covina, Calif., in the 10-round main event.
Bey weighed 133 pounds;
Molina 134½ pounds.
In the ShoBox 10-round main co-feature, unbeaten, world-rated Badou Jack (14-0, 10 KO’s), of Las Vegas by way of Stockholm, Sweden, faces Farah “Quiet Storm’’ Ennis (21-2, 12 KO’s), of Philadelphia, in a super middleweight bout.
Jack tipped the scale at 167½ pounds;
Ennis weighed 166½ pounds.
“We all know what Molina is going to do. He is going to come at me and try and land his money pun