light flyweight

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light flyweight

a. an amateur boxer weighing not more than 48 kg (106 pounds)
b. (as modifier): a light-flyweight fight
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Taguchi (27-2-2) also won the vacant Ring Magazine junior flyweight in a fight that he took in the pivotal third and fourth rounds.
1) Junior flyweight Brian Viloria, a 2000 Olympian, fights for WBC title Saturday at Staples Center.
The former WBO light and junior flyweight champion, Weir - who detests the word 'former' - last fought since losing in eight rounds to Dane Jesper Jensen in a European bid last year.
He fell short in a junior flyweight world-title match against Thailand's Fahlan Sakkririn in Las Vegas on Feb.
Milan Melindo must take calculated risks in order to break down Ryoichi Taguchi in their junior flyweight title unification fight on New Year's Eve in Tokyo.
com)-- Junior flyweight sensation Edwin Reyes looks for his fourth straight victory when he challenges Santos "Titos" Vasquez in the eight round main event of Tri-Star Boxing's "Fights at the Fairgrounds" Friday, December 8 at the Fairgrounds Sports Arena in Nashville.
Bacolod City - Officials here hailed Negrense boxer Donnie Nietes, the country's only reigning world champion, for defending his World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior flyweight title for the eighth consecutive time Sunday in the United States.
Liam Bousfield beat Regan Eddy of Spennymoor on a unanimous points decision in a junior flyweight bout.
BIRTLEY'S Pat McCormack suffered a huge scare at the opening of the National Boys Clubs Championships in his first domestic bout since winning the European and World Junior flyweight titles during the summer.
Also, Jorge Arce (34-3-1, 25 KOs) of Mexico outpointed countryman Melchor Cob-Castro (66-9-4, 30 KOs) to retain his WBC junior flyweight title.
International Boxing Federation Junior Flyweight Champion
A bloodied Milan Melindo knocked down Hecto 'Hekkie' Budler in the 12th and final round Saturday night to salvage his International Boxing Federation junior flyweight crown by split decision at Waterfront Hotel and Casino in Cebu City.
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