April 11, 2021

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Boxer Christopher "Smurf" Diaz weighs in for his fight tomorrow




Puerto Rican boxer Christopher “Pitufo” Díaz (25-2, 16 KO's) made the regulatory weight for his fight tomorrow, Tuesday, against the American of Mexican roots, Jason Sánchez (15-1 , 8 KO's), on the card that Top Rank will make from the MGM Grand Conference Center – Ballroom, in Las Vegas.


The man from Barranquilla stopped the scale at 124.9 pounds and his rival weighed 126. This fight is at featherweight ( 126 pounds) and a maximum of 10 rounds.

Joseph Adorno (14-0-1, 12 KO's), the other Puerto Rican who will see action in this poster, reached a pound above the limit of his fight against the Mexican Alexis del Bosque (17-5, 9 KO's), agreed at 135 (light weight) pounds and eight rounds. Del Bosque weighed in at 134.2 and Adorno came in at 136.

The fight continued on its feet, after the teams of both fighters reached an agreement that was not broken down to the media.

In the stellar fight, starring For the defense of the super fly monarch, the Australian Andrew Moloney (21-0, 14 KO's), against the American Joshua Franco (16-1-2, 8 KO's), the world champion scored 114.6 pounds, while Franco stopped the pendulum in 115. This duel is agreed to 12 laps and is for the 115-pound crown of the World Boxing Association (WBA).

All the fights on this card will be broadcast on ESPN from 8:00 pm [19659009]



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