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Hopkins vs. Dawson Weigh-in Results & Final Previews

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The Bernard Hopkins vs. Chad Dawson “Believe it or Not” PPV takes place on Saturday from Los Angeles, and earlier this afternoon, the weigh-in for all of the fighters was held. Right here, you’ll find complete Hopkins-Dawson weigh-in results, including fighter weights for all of the PPV bouts, and more. Check it out.

Hopkins vs. Dawson

  • Bernard Hopkins: 173.4 lbs
  • Chad Dawson 174.2 lbs

In this light heavyweight championship battle, Hopkins will look to continue defying age and common sense, and continue making the case for his status as one of the very best fighters of all-time. Dawson will be looking to regain his status as the best light heavyweight in the world after finally getting Hopkins in the ring with him.

DeMarco vs. Linares

  • Antonio DeMarco: 134.4 lbs
  • Jorge Linares: 134.6 lbs

DeMarco is looking for the biggest win of his career, and Linares is looking to firmly establish himself at lightweight after title stints in previous, lighter weight classes. Who emerges as one of the top guys amongst the current crop of 135 lbers?

Holt vs. Garcia

  • Kendall Holt: 139.4 lbs
  • Danny Garcia: 139.4 lbs

Holt is a former titleholder, and is looking to stave off one of the rising prospects of the extremely deep, loaded junior welterweight division. Garcia is taking a step up in class and wants to earn his first shot at a title.

Malignaggi vs. Lora

  • Paulie Maglignaggi: 147.4 lbs
  • Orlando Lora:  147.6 lbs

Malignaggi moves up to welterweight and fights under the Golden Boy banner as he seeks to establish himself in a new weight class and showcase his boxing skills.

Also on the card….

Dewey Bozella weighed in at 190.6 lbs for his professional debut at the age of 52 years old, after having spent about half of his life in jail for a crime he didn’t commit…

Not receiving much fan fare is the return of Luis Collazo, who will be battling Freddy Hernandez at a catch-weight bout. Collazo weighed 149.8 lbs, Hernandez weighed 151 lbs…

Undefeated prospects Kurtiss Colvin and Donyil Livingston open up the action in a middleweight bout where somebody’s 0 must go.