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2018

Joshua holds MASSIVE weight advantage over Povetkin ahead of title clash

RINGSIDE 21/09/2018

A day ahead of Anthony Joshua vs. Alexander Povetkin at Wembley Stadium, fans gathered at the Business Design Center in London, England for the official weigh-in. All fighters participating in the event on Saturday, Sept. 22, were in attendance and tipped the scales at the weights listed below.

Saturday’s event will be broadcast exclusively on DAZN, with live coverage beginning at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT.

12-round WBA, IBF, WBO World Heavyweight Championship

ANTHONY JOSHUA v ALEXANDER POVETKIN

(Watford) (Russia)

246.5 LBS 222.0 LBS

12-round Lightweight Bout @ 9st 9lbs

📸:Lawrence Lustig

 LUKE CAMPBELL v YVAN MENDY

(Hull) (France)

134.6 LBS 134.7 LBS

12-round Cruiserweight Bout @ 14st 4lbs

MATTY ASKIN v LAWRENCE OKOLIE

(Blackpool) (Hackney)

199.8 LBS 199.3 LBS

10-round Heavyweight Bout

SERGEY KUZMIN v DAVID PRICE

(Russia) (Liverpool)

244.6 LBS 265.4 LBS.

8-roundWelterweight Bout @ 10st 9lbs

SHAKRAM GIYASOV v JULIO LAGUNA

(Uzbekistan) (Nicaragua)

143.2 LBS 142.0 LBS

4-round Welterweight Bout @ 10st 10lbs

CHRIS KONGO v PETAR ALEXANDROV

(Bermondsey) (Bulgaria)

149.8 LBS 151.0 LBS

4-Rouns Light-Heavyweight Bout @ 13st

DANA ZAXO v TONY BILIC

(Hammersmith) (Croatia)

181.4 LBS 182.8 LBS

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