Images/weights from Las Vegas: Kovalev v Mohammedi; Pascal v Gonzalez gets feisty
Sergey Kovalev v Nadjib Mohammedi weights:
Below are the official weights of the fighters who will be on the PPV.
WBA, WBO and IBF light-heavyweight titles
Sergey Kovalev : 174.5 lbs
Nadjib Mohammedi : 173 lbs
Jean Pascal : 178 lbs
Yunieski Gonzalez : 177 lbs
The weight limit was 178 per contract.
Sulivan Barrera : 174,5 lbs
Hakim Zoulikha : 175 lbs
WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (27-0-1, 24 KOs) will compete in his first mandatory title defense against Nadjib “Irondjib” Mohammedi (37-3, 23 KOs) on Saturday, July 25 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas, Nevada. The co-feature will include a ten-round light heavyweight match-up between Jean Pascal (29-3-1, 17 KOs) and Yuniesky Gonzalez (16-0, 12 KOs). Tickets are on sale now and start at $25. Tickets can be purchased through TicketMaster and all MGM Resorts Properties Ticket Offices. The HBO World Championship Boxing® telecast begins at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.