Showtime Boxing: Tarver, Forrest and Donaire Make Weight
30.11.07 - Photos: Tom Casino / SHOWTIME - Danny Santiago, Frank Burnette (IBO representative) and Antonio Tarver pose with Tarver’s IBO light heavyweight belt on Friday at The Club at Foxwoods Resort Casino during the official weigh in for Saturday’s fight. Tarver will make the first defense of his belt against Santiago tomorrow live, on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING, 9 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the west coast)..
Vernon Forrest flexes on the scale as his challenger, Michele Piccirillo, looks on during Friday’s weigh in for tomorrow’s big fight on SHOWTIME at Foxwoods Resort Casino. Forrest, a two-time welterweight world champion, will make the first defense of his WBC super welterweight title against Piccirillo at the casino in Ledyard, Conn.
Nonito Donaire and his mandatory challenger Luis Maldonado pose with clenched fists at Friday’s weigh-in before Saturday’s fight, live on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING, 9 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the west coast). Donaire, who captured the belt with a shocking knockout upset of Vic Darchinyan on July 7 on SHOWTIME, will make the first defense of his IBF Flyweight World Championship against Maldonado at Foxwoods Resort Casino.
Article posted on 01.12.2007
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