Official weigh-in results for Ward-Barrera, Diaz Jr.-Velez
By Joseph Correa
This afternoon Andre Ward and Sullivan Barrera took to the scales for the official weigh-ins ahead of their match-up taking place tomorrow night from the Oracle arena in Oakland, Ca. on HBO World Championship Boxing at 9:45p.m. EST.
The main event pits pound for pound pugilist Andre Ward against undefeated Cuban light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera.
Andre Ward weighed in officially at 174.8 lbs
Sullivan Barrera weighed in officially at 174.4 lbs
The undercard features undefeated featherweight phenom Joseph Diaz jr. taking on veteran tough guy Jayson Velez in a fight which should prove to be a big test for Diaz jr. and a great match-up between two fighter's eager to make a statement.
Joseph Diaz Jr. weighed in officially at 125.8
Jayson Velez weighed in officially at 125.6