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photos: Ryan Garcia, Luke Campbell weigh in at one hundred thirty five-pound limit

photos: Ryan Garcia, Luke Campbell weigh in at a hundred thirty five-pound restrict

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through Ryan Songalia

each Ryan Garcia and Luke Campbell weighed in exactly on the one hundred thirty five-pound weight limit Friday, a day earlier than their 12-circular bout for the intervening time WBC lightweight title.

The 22-12 months-historical Garcia (20-0, 17 knockouts) is 11 years more youthful than Campbell (20-three, 16 KOs), a 2012 Olympic gold medalist representing the United Kingdom. Campbell hasn’t fought because August of 2019, when he lost a choice to Vasiliy Lomachenko for three of the light-weight titles, and represents a major step-up in competition for Garcia, who closing fought in February, knocking out Francisco Fonseca in a single round.

The combat will headline a card live from the American airlines middle in Dallas, Texas, which should be streamed on DAZN in the u.s., starting at 3 p.m. ET.

within the co-main event, Rene Alvarado (32-eight, 21 KOs) weighed in at 129.four pounds for his WBA “standard” junior lightweight title battle against Roger Gutierrez (24-three-1, 20 KOs), who weighed 129.6 kilos. 

Rene Alvarado’s twin brother, Felix Alvarado (35-2, 30 KOs) weighed 107.4 kilos for his IBF junior flyweight title protection towards DeeJay Kriel (16-1-1, 8 KOs), who weighed the equal amount. 

The Alvarados aren’t the simplest brothers combating on the card.

Sean Garcia (5-0, 2 KOs), the brother of Ryan Garcia, weighed 134.2 pounds for the demonstrate’s opening bout, while his opponent Rene Marquez (5-5, 2 KOs) weighed 134.four pounds.

The best main weight gaffe on the card came within the eight-circular bout that includes unified tremendous middleweight titleholder Franchon Crews-Dezurn (6-1, 2 KOs), who got here in below the 172-pound catchweight limit at 171.four kilos. Her opponent, Ashleigh Curry (8-13-four, 1 KO), blew the weight through over 4 pounds, checking in at 176.2 pounds. The combat will still go on after an agreement was reached.