World Boxing Association

Sturm-Hearns make weight

By Julio Thyme 18/02/2011

WBA middleweight champion Felix Sturm poses with challenger Ronald Hearns of the United States during the weigh-in at the Palazzo in Stuttgart, Germany. Sturm will defend his WBA title against Hearns at the Porsche Arena in Stuttgart. Both fighters were shredded on the scale. Sturm (34-2, 14KOs) was 159.2-pounds, while Hearns (26-1, 20KOs) was 159.1.