Cotto and Geale make WBC check weight (photos)

WBC 02/06/2015

World Boxing Council middleweight Champion Miguel Cotto (39-4-0, 32 KOs) will face Australian, Daniel Geale (31-3, 16 KOs), on June 6th in Brooklyn, New York and both are within the weight stipulations.

No problems for either at the seven days prior weigh in, created and ordered by the WBC to monitor boxers’ weight for safety and health reasons.

The WBC Champ, Cotto weighed 163.6 lbs while the contender was somewhat heavier at 167.5 lbs. The Division´s limit is 160.

This will be Miguel Cotto´s first defence of the title he conquered after defeating Argentinian Sergio ‘Maravilla’ Martínez and in the process also winning a 4th weight world title of his illustrious career.