Tomasz Adamek: 198; O’ Neil Bell: 199 - Weights/Photos from Romania
Both Tomasz Adamek (IBF #3) and O’ Neil Bell (IBF #7) made weight for their IBF Cruiserweight Eliminator bout at the Spodek Arena in Katowice, Poland, it was announced today by Main Events CEO Kathy Duva. Adamek weighed in at 198 lbs while Bell weighed 199 lbs, both coming in under the 200 lb. cruiserweight limit. The 12-round bout will be broadcast live on ESPN Classic tomorrow (Saturday, 6PM ET/3PM PT) “Bell is a good fighter, but I am better,” said Adamek. “I will box smart, win this bout, and then fight for the IBF Cruiserweight Championship..”
Adrian Diaconu - Chris HenryFrom Hard Rock Café Bucharest (Romania) Weights
WBC Interim Light Heavyweight Championship 12 Rounds 175 lbs. 79.4 kg Limit # 1 Contender Adrian Diaconu (Romania/Canada)174.3 lbs. 79.04 kg # 3 Contender Chris Henry: (Texas/USA) 173.7 lbs. 78.8 kg
NABA Light -Welterweight Title
10 Rounds 140 lbs. 63.5 kg Limit Raul Balbi (Argentina) 139.4 lbs. 63.25 kg “Jo Jo” Dan (Romania) 139.2 lbs. 63.15 kg
WBC Mediterranean Super Featherweight Title
10 Rounds 130 lbs. Viorel Simion (Romania) 127.2 lbs. Rudy Encarnacion (Spain) ** lbs *Was over limit at weigh in, will weigh in again. Actual weight is unknown. Fight will go on.
8 Rounds 175 lbs. kg Silvio Branco (Italy) 174. lbs. 79,300 kg Abdelkader Benzenia (France) 174.8 lbs. 79,300 kg
4 Rounds unlimited lbs. unlimited kg Bogdan Dinu (Romania) 228.9 lbs. 103,800 kg Stephane Tessier (Canada) 244.4 lbs. 110,880 kg
4 rounds 152 lbs 68,350 kg Limit Cristian Hodorogea (Romanian) 150.7 lbs. 68,350 kg Astencio Cerisuela 150.7 lbs. 68,350 kg
6 rounds Carl Handy 179 lbs. 81,600 kg Vasily Andryanov 180.6 lbs.
Article posted on 19.04.2008
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