mini-flyweight


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mini-flyweight

n
(Boxing) another name for strawweight
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Others from the world of combat sports include reigning World Boxing Organization (WBO) mini-flyweight champion Vic Saludar, Long-time pal and now Manny Pacquiao trainer Restituto "Buboy" Fernandez, International Boxing Organization (IBO) bantamweight champion Michael Dasmarinas, amateur fighter Criztian Pitt Laurente, and judoka Kiyomi Watanabe.
And the ex-WBO mini-flyweight and light-flyweight champion said: "It is wonderful to get recognition for what I achieved in boxing."
The card will be headlined by two prize fighters former world title contender Rey Bautista and highly ranked mini-flyweight Milan Melindo.
And the man who wasWBA mini-flyweight champion in 1993 after just six pro fights believes Londoner David Haye's defeat of Russian Nikolay Valuev to become world heavyweight champion last weekend will inspire young fighters everywhere.
Weir, 36, a former mini-flyweight was caged for 30 months at the High Court in Edinburgh.
Mark Anthony Barriga was right on the dot weighing in at 105 pounds yesterday for his IBF mini-flyweight title eliminator against a seasoned fighter from Colombia tonight.
Young, who had not fought for two years prior to out-pointing Gary McMillan last December, is trained by former world mini-flyweight champion Paul Weir.
Weir, 36, a one-time mini-flyweight known as the Mighty Atom, was caught by undercover cops with five kilograms of cannabis in his car.
I mean, were you aware that Thailand's Rattanapol Dutchboygym defeated Mexican Oswaldo Guerrero at the weekend to retain his IBF mini-flyweight belt?
WBO world mini-flyweight title holder Paul Weir prepares to defend his crown against South African Lindi Memani at St Andrews Sporting Club.
Weir turned pro in 1992 and is the only Scot to have won world titles at two different weights - mini-flyweight in 1993 and light-flyweight in 1994.
They had row and a friend of Weir - who won the world mini-flyweight and light-flyweight titles - called police.