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light middleweight

n
(Boxing)
a. an amateur boxer weighing 67–71 kg (148–157 pounds)
b. (as modifier): a light-middleweight bout. Compare junior middleweight
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Noun1.light middleweight - an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 156 pounds
boxer, pugilist - someone who fights with his fists for sport
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They include Stephen Muchoki, who was the light flyweight champion from October 17, 1980 to February 3, 1983 and Modest Napunyi, who held the featherweight belt from January 28, 1990 to April 14, 1991.The most recent champions were Michael "Lonzi" Muya, who held the lightweight title from March 29, 2003 to November 8, 2003 and Joshua "Poison" Onyango, who donned the light middleweight belt from March 23, 2002 to May 28, 2002 Light middleweight.
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THE WBO Light Middleweight Champion, Liam Smith, held a public training workout at Liverpool last week and invited children from the Liverpool FC Foundation to attend.
Mayweather has fought at light middleweight in 2013 winning against Miguel Cotto and Saul Alvarez.
Small, who won the British and Commonwealth light middleweight championships in 2009, was not with the pair after breaking his hand, jurors heard.
Welshpool light middleweight ticket-sellerWarren Sinden is in action over 4x3s and Stoke's Joshua McLaren steps in with Melksham's Liam Richards, again over 4x3s.
Moore, from Salford, Manchester, is also a former two-time British light middleweight champion and a former Commonwealth Games champion.
Alvarez is also coming off a win, a 10th TKO win over Alfredo Angulo, and set to face Erislandy Lara for the WBA Light Middleweight championship in July.
Croydon's former WBO light middleweight title challenger Wayne Alexander will also be attending and is expected back at The Hollybush for a similar event planned for June.
TERRY Carruthers produced a magnificent powerhouse performance to become the new Midlands light middleweight champion at the Tower Ballroom, Birmingham yesterday afternoon.
Scott, a light middleweight, will take on Martin King over six two-minute rounds with his dad Paul and uncle Keith in his corner.
The 25-year-old said: "Ryan is a former European champion and WBC world title challenger so this is a perfect chance for me to show everyone that I am the best light middleweight in Europe and that I am ready to step up to world class level.