Arthur Abraham heavier than his rival Lajuan Simon

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Armenian boxer Arthur Abraham and his rival, America's Lajuan Simon had their weighs taken before the fight.



Abraham turned out to weigh 159,6 pounds and Simon 157,2 pounds. Yet the fact, that Abraham weighs 2.4 kg more won't influence the forthcoming fight, as both boxers are within the middleweight category.



On March 14 the middleweight champion Arthur Abraham will defend his IBF title in a fight against America's Lajuan Simon in a German town of Kiel.
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