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Dave Cera

Taylor, Wright Weigh In

24 hours and counting for Jermain Taylor and Winky Wright to strap on the boxing gloves.  The two will fight for the undisputed middle weight championship Saturday night at FedExForum. Both boxers weighed in this afternoon at the Pepsi Pavillion off Beal Street.  The undefeated Taylor weighed 160 pounds on the nose, while Wright was a little less at 159.2 pounds.

As for the "Throwdown in M-Town 2" that followed the weigh-in, Anthony Peterson defeated Adan Hernadez by unanimous decision in 12 rounds.  He is now the NABO Lightweight champion.

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