Shiming v De La Rosa: Official weights from Macao, China
The weigh-in for Top Rank’s ‘Champions of Gold’ event in Macao, China took place on Friday as Olympic legend Zou Shiming continues his speedy run towards a world title.
Double gold medallist Shiming, 33, is wasting no time in making the step-up to ten rounds on the back of scoring four straight victories since turning pro just over a year ago.
Luis De La Rosa will be the Chinese superstar’s opponent at the Cotai Arena as the pair compete for a fringe version of the WBO title and a healthy rankings boost.
Also on the bill, WBN World Title Prospect of 2012 Gilberto Sanchez Ramirez aims to extend his unbeaten run, whilst super-bantamweight king Guillermo Rigondeaux puts his WBO and WBA titles on the line.
See below for the official weights:
Zou Shiming 111.5 lbs. vs. Luis De la Rosa 110.5 lbs.
Gilberto Ramirez 167.5 lbs. vs. Junior Talipeau 167 lbs.
(NABF super-middleweight title)
Guillermo Rigondeaux 121.5 lbs. vs. Sod Looknongyangtoy 122 lbs.
(WBO and WBA super-bantamweight titles)
KK Ng 153 lbs. vs. Beau O’Brien 153 lbs.
Ik Yang 143 lbs. vs. Rachamongkol Sol Pleonchit 136.5 lbs.
Rex Tso 117.5 lbs. vs. John Bajawa 117.5 lbs.
Brian Viloria 112.5 lbs. vs. Jose Alfredo Zuniga 112.5 lbs.
Egor Mekhontsev 177 lbs. vs. Mike Merafuentes 169.4 lbs.