catchweight


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catchweight

(ˈkætʃˌweɪt)
adj
(Wrestling) wrestling of or relating to a contest in which normal weight categories have been waived by agreement
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In doing so, Brook not only rejuvenated his career but laid down the gauntlet to Khan, who will end a near two-year lay-off when he takes on Canada's Phil Lo Greco at a catchweight of 150lbs in Liverpool next month.
In doing so, Brook not only rejuvenated his career but laid down the gauntlet to Khan, who will end a near two-year layoff when he takes on Canada's Phil Lo Greco at a catchweight of 150lbs in Liverpool next month.
Naismith and Cedric Kipre clashed in a catchweight contest if ever there was one then Marcus Godinho caught Richard Tait late and wasn't booked, to the disgust of the home fans who had earlier seen McHugh yellow carded.
I was given fluids to rehydrate once we knew the fight wast going ahead at a catchweight.
It was supposed to be a flyweight duel but Xiong failed to make the weight and the organizers had to make it a catchweight bout at 57.
Garcia has since been defeated by Keith Thurman, and in their latest set of rankings the WBC removed Khan, who has not fought since his knockout loss to Canelo Alvarez in a 155lb catchweight contest in May 2016.
Alvarez enters the fight, which will take place at the curious catchweight of 164.
The 72kg catchweight bout was the first of a five-fight Cage Warriors deal for Goodwin on European's MMA's main stage.
The catchweight contest was the co-main event on an 11-fight card staged at Carnival City, Johannesburg.
If I did box again, it would be at 172, at a catchweight.
The WBC champion brutally stopped Khan with a huge right hand to make the first successful defence of his title, inflicting the fourth loss of the 29-year-old's professional career and exposing him as a natural welterweight too small to convincingly compete at the catchweight of 155lbs.
The 29-year-old remains the major underdog because of Alvarez's status as one of the world's finest fighters and the fact he has stepped up two weight divisions to challenge him at a catchweight of 155lbs.