Found May 04, 2012 on Pro Boxing Fans:
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While most of the boxing world (At least in the United States) is focused on tomorrow night's Floyd Mayweather vs. Miguel Cotto PPV, there's also a stacked boxing event taking place in Germany. The card is headlined by a cruiserweight title fight and rematch between Marco Huck and Ola Afolabi. But there's a whole lineup of intriguing fights on the card, and right here you can find the official weights for the fighters, as well as some photos from the weigh-in event this afternoon. Here are the weights from Erfurt, Germany: WBO Championship Cruiserweight Title: Marco Huck: 90,0 kg / 198.4 lbs Ola Afolabi: 90,3 kg / 199.1 lbs WBO Championship Super-Middleweight Title: Robert Stieglitz: 75,6 kg / 166.7 lbs Nader Hamdan: 75,5 kg / 166.9 lbs EBU Championship Heavyweight Title: Kubrat Pulev: 111,4 kg / 245.6 lbs Alexander Dimitrenko: 116,8 kg / 257.6 lbs Of course, the card was supposed to be even better, as Stieglitz was supposed to take on George Groves. However, G...
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