(WBA Lightweight World Champion, Anthony Crolla & WBC Lightweight World Champion Jorge Linares)
CROLLA VS. LINARES OFFICIAL WEIGHTS & PHOTOS
FIGHT SET TO AIR LIVE IN THE U.S. ON AWE AT 2:20 PM ET/11:00 AM PST
FIGHT ALSO AVAILABLE ONLINE VIA KLOWDTV.COM
Photo Credit: Lawrence Lustig/Matchroom Boxing
Friday September 23, 2016— Current WBA Lightweight World Champion Anthony “Million Dollar” Crolla (31-4-3, 13 KOs) will face WBC Lightweight World Champion Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (40-3, 27 KOs) in a huge unification blockbuster for the WBA, WBC Diamond and The Ring Magazine Lightweight World Championships at the Manchester Arena on September 24, 2016, live on Sky Sports. Below are the official results and photographs.
Crolla will make the second defence of his crown in his hometown fortress following his brilliant knockout victory over Venezuelan danger man Ismael Barroso in May, having ripped the title from Darleys Perez with another body shot knockout in November.
Anthony Crolla vs. Jorge Linares is a 12-round fight for the WBA, WBC Diamond and the vacant Ring Magazine Lightweight World Championships presented by Matchroom Boxing and Golden Boy Promotions in association with Akihiko Honda’s Teiken Boxing Gym.
WBA, WBC Diamond and vacant Ring Magazine Lightweight World Championships
ANTHONY CROLLA v. JORGE LINARES
134.5 lbs. 134.1 lbs.
By: Roberto Villa
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