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Weight class (boxing) - Wikipedia

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A weight class is a measurement weight range for boxers. The lower limit of a weight class is ... Although professional boxers may fight above their weight class , an amateur boxer's weight must ...

Weight divisions - BoxRec

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Aug 27, 2016 ... 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, ...

Ratings - The Ring

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The Champion loses a fight in the weight class in which he is champion. ... with the participation of THE RING Ratings Panel of boxing journalists from around ...

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 ...

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.

Boxing Weight Classes - Free Sports Picks

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Boxing weight classes defined along with notation of the best boxers ever to fight in each division.

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 ...

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boxing - Weight divisions | sport | Britannica.com

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Mar 15, 2016 ... In all world and national title fights, weight limits must be strictly observed, ... In Olympic-style amateur boxing the weight divisions for men are:.

Rating All of Boxing's Weight Classes | Complex

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Mar 30, 2016 ... And while we could go on about all the fascinating possible fights in each division, ... Here is A Definitive Ranking of Boxing's Weight Classes.

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 ...