Friday, March 04, 2016
Complete Scale Watch From DC!
The featured contests for Saturday's Golden Boy Promotions card at the DC Armory in Washington, DC hit the scales today.
Tony Thompson (right) tipped the scales at 264 pounds for his 12-round main event against Luis Ortiz. Ortiz weighed 243 pounds.
In the co-feature for the vacant WBO Welterweight title, Sadam Ali weighed in at the welterweight limit of 147 pounds while Jesse Vargas came in at 146.
The rest of the scale watch looks like this:
Robinson Castellanos 125 vs. Oscar Escandon 126
(WBC interim featherweight title)
Lamont Roach, Jr. 131.6 vs. Jesus Lule 134
Lule (8-15-1, one KO) is a late sub in this bout from Fort Myers, FL. He is coming off a four-round unanimous decision win over Jamar Saunders on January 31 in Immolakee, FL.
D’Mitrius Ballard 168 vs. Leosvy Mayedo 175
Kevin Rivers, Jr. 126 vs. Angel Aispuro 127
Todd Unthank-May 178 vs. Alexander Johnson 176
Rashidi Ellis 149 vs. Marco Lopez 149
Damon Allen 135 vs. Daniel Perales 135
Remember, the doors open at 4:30 PM ET. The HBO telecast starts at 10 PM ET. Some of the undercard bouts will be shown on RingTV.com at 9 PM ET.