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straw·weight

 (strô′wāt′)

strawweight

(ˈstrɔːˌweɪt)
n
(Boxing)
a. a professional boxer weighing not more than 47.6 kg (105 pounds)
b. (as modifier): the strawweight title.
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Ronda Rousey is taking on the unbeaten Holly Holm in the bantamweight division, while at strawweight the current champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk is challenged by Valerie Letourneau.
11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Strawweight fighter Rose Namajunas joins Soboba fans for the much anticipated showdown fight featuring Women's UFC Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey pitted against "The Preacher's Daughter," Holly Holm.
Dubai: Shinya Aoki defeated Koji Ando to retain his One Lightweight World Championship, while Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichok became the new Strawweight World Champion after beating Roy Doliguez during the aACAyWarrior Quest' held in Singapore on Friday.
Nicknamed "12 Gauge" and associated with Team Alpha Male, the 5-foot-4 115-pound strawweight fighter was aggressive from the opening bell against Curran.
C On Friday, Cuello will challenge Zhong, defender of the World Boxing Council (WBC) strawweight title in Dubai, which host of the region's first-ever WBC Championship fight.
Krumdiak and Medford, OR's Vidonic fought most of the top fighters in and around the strawweight division.
QUETTA -- World Boxing Council (WBC) strawweight champion Kazuto Ioka outpointed the World Boxing Association (WBA) minimum weight champion Akira Yaegashi by a unanimous decision on Wednesday.
BOXING: Mickey Cantwell has decided to retire from the ring following his eighth-round stoppage defeat at the hands of South African Zolani Petelo for the IBF strawweight title in Ashford on Friday night.
Lopez, 32, is unbeaten in 49 fights, and was strawweight champion for eight years.
It was like being in a sauna and I must have gone from being a light-heavyweight to a strawweight during my time out there.
The former WBO strawweight and lightflyweight champ realises that most boxers have a very short professional career.
But the 29yearold Scot, who once held the WBO strawweight and lightflyweight titles, was behind on points when the ref stepped in.