junior lightweight

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junior lightweight

a. a professional boxer weighing 126--130 pounds (57--59 kg)
b. (as modifier): a junior-lightweight bout
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Julio Cesar Sanchez-Leon, 10, junior lightweights, San Antonio.
Joel Casamayor and Acelino Freitas, undefeated junior lightweights headed for a showdown before the end of the year, fight on the same card Saturday in Mississippi on Showtime.
Billed as the ``Battle by the Sea,'' the main event on the opening date will be a bout between junior lightweights Eddie Contreras of Santa Paula and Mike Dallas of Bakersfield for the state title.

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