FRIDAY NIGHT FIGHTS WEIGH-IN REPORT
Press Release: IBF featherweight titlist Billy "The Kid" Dib (35-1-1NC, 21 KOs) and Russian challenger Evgeny Gradovich (15-0, 8 KOs) both made weight for their championship bout tomorrow night at MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods in Connecticut. Both Dib and Gradovich tipped the scales at 125 lbs. The championship bout will be televised live on ESPN2's Friday Night Fights. Dib's promoter, rapper 50 Cent, will be performing live at the arena. Tickets may be purchased online at foxwoods.com or in person at the Foxwoods' box office.Below are the complete weights for the entire card:
IBF Featherweight Championship (12 rounds)
Billy Dib (35-1-0-1NC, 21 KOs), Sydney, Australia 125 LBS.
Evgeny Gradovich (15-0, 8 KOs), Igrim, Russia 125 LBS.
Junior middleweights (10 rounds)
Willie Nelson (19-1-1, 11 KOs), Cleveland, OH 152 LBS.
Michael Medina (26-3-2, 19 KOs), Los Angeles, CA 154 LBS.
Junior Lightweights (8)
Ryan Kielczweski (15-0, 3 KOs), Quincy, MA 127 LBS.
Gil Garcia (5-3-1, 1 KO), Houston, TX 129 LBS.
Super Bantamweights (8)
Luis Rosa Jr. (12-0, 6 KOs), New Haven, CT 124 LBS.
Jhovany Collado (4-6-2, 1 KO), Jamaica, NY 123 LBS.
Junior Welterweights (4)
Luis Oliveras (pro debut), Glendale, AZ 140 LBS.
Rafael Munoz (1-1), Houston, TX 140 LBS.
Female Junior Featherweights (6)
Shelly Vincent (7-0), Providence, RI 124 LBS.
Mikayla Nevel (0-3), Columbus, OH 122 LBS.
Jimmy Williams (1-0, 1 KO), New Haven, CT 146 LBS.
Raynard Younger (0-1), Alpharetta, GA 147 LBS.