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straw·weight

 (strô′wāt′)
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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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For now, Pacio's goal is to keep the strawweight belt around his waist.
In women's strawweight, Japan's Ayaka Miura caught Brazil's Samara Santos via Americana submission in the 39-second mark of the second round to hike her record to 9-2.
Thailand's Pongsiri 'The Smiling Assassin' Mitsatit and China's Miao Li Tao go head to head in a must-see strawweight contest.
In a women's strawweight co-main event, two of the world's best grapplers put on a show as eight-time Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Champion Michelle Nicolini of Brazil scored the biggest win of her ONE career, defeating ONE Women's Atomweight World Champion "Unstoppable" Angela Lee of Singapore by unanimous decision.
Another Brazilian fighter Jissica Andrade champion in Women's Strawweight entered into the ranking along with Shevchenko.
Pakistani Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter, Muhammad The Spider' Imran will take on Indonesia counterpart Elipitua Siregar in a Strawweight bout at One Championship: Warrior's Dream on November 17, at Stadium Istora, Jakarta, Indonesia.
Currently, Joshua Pacio (strawweight), Geje Eustaquio (flyweight) and Brandon Vera (heavyweight) all own the belts in their respective categories.
'On to my next challenge - female strawweight 115lb division,'' Khan said on social media.
It would make sense to elevate the Women's strawweight championship fight between Rose Namajunas and Joanna JAdrzejczyk to the top of the card.
McGregor was busy on the social network as he also paid tribute to Joanna Jedrzejczyk, who defended her strawweight title at UFC 211 against Jessica Andrade.
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.