World Boxing Association

Everything is ready for the opening bell in Osaka

By WBA 10/09/2013

Everything is ready for the opening bell in OsakaThe official weigh-in ceremony took place in Osaka for the World Boxing Association title fights on Wednesday in Osaka, Japan.

The Minimum weight champion Ryo Miyasaki will defend his interim championship with the Mexican Jesus Silvestre. Both hit 105 lbs.

On his behalf the champion Kazuto Ioka and his opponent Kwanthai Sithmorseng from Thailand made 108 lbs each.

Now everything is ready for the fights that will take place at the Bodymaker Colosseum in Osaka.

The Ioka – Sithmorseng, will be refereed by Erkki Meronen and the scoring card will be in the hands of Ignacio Robles, the Venezuelan Reina Urbaez and the Dutch Lahcen Oumghar.

The Dutch Lahcen Oumgha will referee the Miyazaki- Silvestre fight. The scoring will be in charge of Robles, Urbaez and Meronen.