Although professional boxers may fight above their weight class, an amateur ....
in September 2010, to establish an absolute minimum weight for adult boxers.
May 12, 2015 ... The currently-recognized weight divisions/classes for professional male boxers,
listed in maximum allowable kilograms/pounds, as defined by ...
Listing of World Champions in the generally recognized weight classes. ... See
also this sister site, Barry Hugman's History of World Championship Boxing:  
Feb 6, 2014 ... While weight classes were originally separated into eight divisions, the boxing ...
The lightest boxing class is a mini flyweight/strawweight -- names vary .... It
should not be used as a substitute for professional medical advice, ...
For an evenly matched and fairer fight, weight classes originally split professional
male boxers into eight categories: flyweight, ... Bantamweight boxers weigh a
maximum of 118lbs or 53.6kg. ... The full list is below, from heaviest to lightest. 1.
Oct 25, 2005 ... There are 17 major weight classes in professional boxing. ... Knockout wins are
rarer at the lowest weights, but not for Mexican Ricardo Lopez, ...
Apr 24, 2015 ... Boxing, sport, both amateur and professional, involving attack and defense ...
Matched in weight and ability, boxing contestants try to land blows hard ...
Contestants represented all social classes; in the early years of the major ...
Boxing weight classes defined along with notation of the best boxers ever to ... to
an all-time low, with the balance of power having shifted to Eastern Europe.
Here we list the USA Amateur weight classes for men and women. How you
decide what weight class ... The minimum weight being the weight class below it.
Mar 19, 2013 ... The Boxing Weight Classes are important, especially when matching ... They
award fighters with the WBA championship at a professional level, ...