Lem Satterfield

Donaire 125.25, Darchinyan 125.75

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Former RING junior featherweight champion Nonito Donaire weighed 125.25 pounds on Friday compared to 125.75 for rival Vic Darchinyan, whom he’ll face as part of Saturday night’s quadrupleheader from Corpus Christi, Texas.

RING featherweight champion Mikey Garcia weighed 128.75 and is challenging WBO junior lightweight beltholder Roman “Rocky” Martinez, who was a pound more at 129.75.

Junior middleweights Vanes Martirosyan and Demetrius Andrade each weighed 153.75 pounds in advance of their battle for the WBO’s vacant belt.

Also on the card, Jamaican featherweight contender Nicholas Walters and Mexican rival Alberto Garza tipped the scales at 125 and 125.5, respectively, while Oscar Valdez and Jesus Lule were each at 127.75.

 

Photo by Chris Farina, Top Rank

Lem Satterfield can be reached at lemuel.satterfield@gmail.com

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