Frampton vs. Jackson and Fury vs. Pianeta Hit the Scales – Carl Frampton (25-1, 14 KOs) will defend his WBO Interim World Featherweight Title against Luke Jackson (16-0-0, 7 KOs) on the pitch at Windsor Park, Belfast, on August 18.
In the co-main event of the night, Nicaragua’s WBC world flyweight champion Cristofer Rosales (27-3-0, 18 KOs) defends his title against Ireland’s Paddy Barnes (5-0-0, 1 KO).
The card also features Tyson “Gypsy King” Fury (26-0, 19 KOs) battling Germany’s Francesco Pianeta (35-4-1, 21 KOs).
Today the boxers hit the scales with these official results:
12 RDS 126 LBS: Carl Frampton 126 lbs. / Luke Jackson 124¾ lbs.
12 RDS 112 LBS: Cristofer Rosales 111¼ lbs. / Paddy Barnes 112 lbs.
10 RDS HVWT: Tyson Fury 258 lbs. / Francesco Pianeta 254½.
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By Marcelino Castillo.