17
Nov
2018

Sam Sexton, Hughie Fury weigh-in for British title scrap

Sexton v Fury 11/05/2018

British Heavyweight Champion Sam Sexton and challenger Hughie Fury weighed in today at the Bolton Whites hotel ahead of their showdown on Saturday night at the Macron Stadium, Premier Suite.

The fight will air exclusively live on Channel 5 from 9pm, with the undercard live on 5Spike from 7.30pm.

Norwich puncher Sexton weighed in at 16st 11lbs (235lbs) whilst Bolton star Fury scaled slightly lighter at 16st 8lbs (232lbs).

Two-time Olympian and 2012 World Amateur Champion Savannah Marshall weighed 11st 9lb 4oz (163lbs 4oz) and her opponent, Ester Konecna, came in spot on 12st (168lbs) for their eight-round contest.

Irish three-weight Chamion Peter McDonagh weighed in at 10st 13lbs (153lbs) and his opponent Peter Kramer from Hungary came in at 11st 1lb 2oz (155lb 2oz) for their eight round super-welterweight contest.

Hot young unbeaten prospect Yusuf Safa weighed 9st 2lbs 4oz (124lbs 4oz) and Jose Aguilar from Spain came in at 9st 8oz (126lbs 8oz) for their eight-round super-featherweight contest.

The remaining boxers on the show will weigh-in on fight day.

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