Ricky Burns weigh-in drama as challenger Kiryl Relikh takes THREE attempts to make the limit
THERE was some drama ahead of WBA super-lightweight champion Ricky Burns' title defence against Kiryl Relikh when the challenger took time to make the weight.
The weigh-in at the St Enoch Centre in Glasgow began at 1pm today for tomorrow night's event at the city's SSE Hydro Arena.
The 26-year-old Belarussian, the mandatory challenger, weighed in at 10st four ounces, which is four ounces over the limit and was given an hour to come down. Burns weighed in at nine stones, 13 pounds and two ounces.
In his third attempt to make the weight, Relikh tipped the scales at 10 stone.
Relikh is under... read more
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