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Weight class (boxing)

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In boxing, a weight class is a standardized weight range for boxers. The lower limit of a weight ... Although professional boxers may fight above their weight class, an amateur boxer's weight mu...

Weight divisions - BoxRec

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May 12, 2015 ... Olympic Boxing Classes & Weight Divisions: [American lbs, .... 9 stone, 9 pounds) : First originated as any fighter whose weight was less than ...

Boxing Weight Classes | Commando Boxing - How to Box

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Boxing weight classes are a way of ensuring that boxers of similar size and weight are matched up. While one can argue that a true champion would fight ...

Weight DivisionsTalkBoxing

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For an evenly matched and fairer fight, weight classes originally split professional male boxers into eight categories: flyweight, bantamweight, featherweight, ...

The Difference Between Weight Classes in Boxing and Weightlifting ...

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My discussion on triple-division boxing champs also brings up the question of the ideal “fighting weight” for a boxer. In most cases, the ideal weight for a fighter ...

weight classes - How to Box

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Amateur boxing weight classes for men. Light flyweight 106 lbs/48 kg. Flyweight 112 lbs/51 kg. Bantamweighy 119 lbs/54 kg. Feather weight 125 lbs/57 kg.

List of Boxing Weight Classes | Live Well - Jillian Michaels

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Boxing and other combat sports divide competitors into weight classes in order to prevent injury, ensure fair competition and provide a more exciting fight.

ESPN.com's division-by-division rankings

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Apr 30, 2013 ... What recent changes have been made in boxing's weight-class rankings? Dan Rafael reveals his new world standings.

Rule 6 :: Weight Divisions and Weigh-in - WBC MUAYTHAI ...

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6.1 Divisions and weight limits for competitions. Divisions Weight limits ... 6.2.1 The boxers must weigh-in 24 hours before the scheduled time of the fight contest.

Unified Rules of MMA now includes 14 weight classes - MMA Fighting

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Jul 4, 2008 ... The Association of Boxing Commissions has updated the Unified Rules of MMA to include a total of fourteen weight classes for men and ten ...

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boxing - Weight divisions | sport | Britannica.com

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Mar 15, 2016 ... Some of these weight divisions originated in the United States, others in ... In all world and national title fights, weight limits must be strictly ...

What Are the Different Weight Classes in Boxing? | - Livestrong.com

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Feb 6, 2014 ... Separating boxers into divisions helps ensure fair fights. For example, a fighter who weighs more than 200 pounds has more force behind his ...

BBC SPORT | Boxing | Boxing by the weights - BBC News

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Oct 25, 2005 ... There are 17 major weight classes in professional boxing. ... Brought up fighting heavier opponents in the savage "boxing booths" of early 20th ...