light middleweight

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light middleweight

a. an amateur boxer weighing 67--71 kg (148--157 pounds)
b. (as modifier): a light-middleweight bout
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Vargas wants to unify the junior middleweight division and hopes to fight undefeated welterweight champion Oscar De La Hoya.
Currently riding an eight-bout winning streak, Groenewald won his first pro crown, the African junior middleweight championship, with an 11th-round TKO over Cyprian Emmet on Oct.
Although both are champions in the junior middleweight division -- De La Hoya is the World Boxing Council champ -- he doesn't expect De La Hoya to fight him now, either.
Their 12-round fight is a World Boxing Association junior middleweight title eliminator, and HBO pay-per-view will televise.
Undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) Junior Middleweight Champion Harry Simon will make the fourth defense of his 154-pound title when he faces former interim International Boxing Federation (IBF) middleweight Champion Robert "Armed and Dangerous" Allen in the main event on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Saturday, February 10, 2001, from the Kingsway Centre in Widnes, England.
Mosley will square off with Vargas on Saturday at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas in a junior middleweight title elimination fight.
2 matchup between undefeated junior middleweight champions Felix Trinidad and Fernando Vargas in Las Vegas.
The prideful fighter from Oxnard, a former two-time junior middleweight (154 pounds) champion, at 28 understands he can't afford to lose nearly 40 pounds in 11 weeks, like he recently did.
World Boxing Organization (WBO) Junior Lightweight Champion Acelino Freitas scored a ninth-round KO victory over Carlos Rios and WBO Junior Middleweight Champion Harry Simon won by majority decision against No.
The former two-time junior middleweight champion has battled back problems that caused him to take off 15 months from December 2003 to March 2005.
Freitas will defend his junior lightweight title against South American featherweight champion Carlos Rios, while Simon, the junior middleweight champion, will make his third defense when he takes on WBO No.

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