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Photos: Golovkin / Brook in tremendous shape at WBC seven-day check

Bernie Bahrmasel 03/09/2016

Boxing Superstar and Unified Middleweight World Champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin, (35-0, 32 KO’s) and Undefeated British Boxing Star and Welterweight World Champion “The Special One” Kell Brook, (36-0, 25KO’s) have both weighed in within the World Boxing Council’s (‘WBC’) required 7-day limits heading into their highly anticipated international showdown at The O2 on Saturday, September 10 in London, England.

From his training camp in Big Bear Lake, California, Golovkin, holder of a clutch of Middleweight World Titles weighed in at 162.9lbs. while Welterweight World Champion Brook tipped the scales at 167.8lbs. from the Wincobank Gym in Sheffield, England.

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Pic: Paul McCabe

GGG

Pic: K2

For middleweight world title fights, the WBC mandates that fighters must be no more than 5% over the middleweight limit or 168lbs. seven days prior to the fight.

Presented by Matchroom Boxing and K2 Promotions, the middleweight world title clash will be televised on Sky Sports Box Office in the United Kingdom and Live on HBO World Championship Boxing® beginning at 5:30 p.m. ET/PT in the United States.

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