Chudinov and Sturm Make Weight

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Chudinov and Sturm Make Weight

Chudinov y Sturm en peso y listos para combatir
Chudinov y Sturm en peso y listos para combatir

In advance of Saturday’s fight at Koenig Pilsener Arena in Oberhausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, WBA World super middleweight champion Fedor Chudinov (14-0, 10 KOs), from Serpukhov, Russia, and former WBA Super World middleweight champion Felix Sturm (39-5-3, 18 KOs), from Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, both made weight.

At the official weigh-in today, the champion came in at the super middleweight limit of 168 pounds.

The challenger came in a pound under at at 167 pounds.

After the weigh-in, the WBA official overseeing the bout, accompanied by WBA president Gilberto Jesus Mendoza, reviewed the rules concerning tomorrow’s rematch.

This article was penned by the author who is not related to the WBA and the statements, expressions or opinions referenced herein are that of the author alone and not the WBA.


WBA Ratings movements as of January 2016

WBA Ratings movements as of January 2016



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