flyweight flyweight

Definition(s):

  1. (n) weighs no more than 115 pounds
  2. (n) an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 112 pounds

Usage(s):

  • In 2007, just a year after he first stepped into the prison ring, Amnat had won a national title in the light-flyweight division.

News

  1. Concepcion-Narvaez will meet for interim WBC silver belt in Panama

    On Monday a purse bid had been scheduled in Panama City for the WBC interim flyweight silver world championship between former Panamanian WBA world champ and current WBC interim flyweight silver champ Luis “El Nica” Concepcion and Argentinian challenger Nestor Narvaez.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Fightnews.com

  2. Mikey Garcia dominates then KOs

    Free-swinging Daisuke Naito (34-2-3, 22 KOs), 112, kept his WBC flyweight belt as he put on a tricky, unorthodox and comical performance, steadily piled up points and finally dropped ex-OPBF champ Shingo Yamaguchi (23-6-2, 9 KOs), 111.75, with a roundhouse right en route to referee Fukuchi’s well-received stoppage at 1:12 of the eleventh round on Tuesday in Tokyo, Japan.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Fightnews.com

  3. Boxing News -- 24 hours/day - Reload often! | UPDATED TODAY editor@fightnews.com Continuously updated all day, every ...

    In a WBA flyweight eliminator, Mexican Francisco “Chiquita” Rosas and Venezuelan Jean Piero Perez battled to a twelve round draw on Saturday night in Monterrey, Mexico.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Fightnews.com

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