Golovkin, Macklin make weight for their middleweight bout

Gennady Golovkin and Matthew Macklin both weighed in at 159 pound for their WBA middleweight title bout that tops an HBO Boxing After Dark tripleheader on Saturday in Mashantucket, Conn. The other fighters on the broadcast also made weight.

Both Willie Nelson and Luciano Cuello weighed 153 pounds for their scheduled 10-round junior middleweight bout that opens the Boxing After Dark show.

Super middleweight contender Thomas Oosthuizen weighed 167 pounds for his scheduled 10 rounder against fellow unbeaten up-and-comer Brandon Gonzales, who weighed 166 pounds for the second bout of the HBO broadcast.

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