WEIGHTS FROM PASIG CITY: VILORIA - 112 LBS, ROMERO 112 LBS
By Dong Secuya
Sat, 12 May 2012
PASIG CITY -- WBO world flyweight champion Brian Viloria of Waipahu, Hawaii and challenger Omar Nino Romero of Guadalajara, Mexico came in at the 112 lbs each on their first try, the flyweight limit, during the official weighin held at the Discovery Suites Hotel this morning. Viloria will defend his title against Romero tomorrow (Sunday morning in Manila / Saturday night in North America) at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig City. This is the third meeting between Viloria (30-3-0, 17KO) and Romero (31-4-2, 13KO) where Romero won the first fight and the second fight was declared a no contest after Romero failed the post fight drug test.
In a 10-round non-title bout, Rodel Mayol of the Philippines stepped the scales at 114 lbs while Julio Cesar Miranda of Veracruz, Mexico also registered 114.
For the WBO Oriental bantamweight championship, Dayer Gabutan came in at 118 lbs while his opponent Dado Cabintoy weighed in at 119 lbs on the first try, 1 lb over the limit. Cabintoy was given 2 hrs to shed the exess poundage.
Vilora on the scales.
Romero on the scales.
Mayol (L) and Miranda pose during the weighin.
Photos by Dong Secuya.
Click here to view a list of other articles written by Dong Secuya.
Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:
By T. Chin-Te, Thu, 11 Feb 2016ATTACKING PACQUIAO’S SHOULDER A BIG MISTAKE
By Eddie Alinea, Thu, 11 Feb 2016Isn’t Pacquiao-Bradley 3 also a junk sale?
By Recah Trinidad, Thu, 11 Feb 2016PHOENIX PETROLEUM IMPORT EXPECTS AN EXCITING BATTLE WHEN PACQUIAO AND BRADLEY WHO ARE BOTH WARRIORS CLASH ON APRIL 9
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Thu, 11 Feb 2016Arthur Abraham Statement on Gilberto Ramirez Title Defense
By , Thu, 11 Feb 2016Pacquiao-Bradley to Feature Hispanic World Championship PPV Undercard
By , Thu, 11 Feb 2016Jerry Jones -- Gunning for GGG vs. Alvarez Fight ... At AT&T Stadium
By , Thu, 11 Feb 2016HERRING DEFEATS FLORES ON PBC'S TOE-TO-TOE
By , Thu, 11 Feb 2016UNDEFEATED JULIAN WILLIAMS TO FACE MARCELLO MATANO IN IBF 154-POUND ELIMINATOR, MARCH 5, LIVE ON SHOWTIME
By , Thu, 11 Feb 2016EAST COAST TOP PROSPECTS ADDED TO THE NON-TELEVISED UNDERCARD OF LUIS ORTIZ VS. TONY THOMPSON
By , Thu, 11 Feb 2016Silver Spoon Promotions card on Saturday, February 20 at the Nexxt Level Coliseum in Voorhees, New Jersey--POSTPONED
By , Thu, 11 Feb 2016FREDDIE ROACH BRINGING TWO UNBEATEN FIGHTERS AS SPARRING PARTNERS FOR PACQUIAO
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Thu, 11 Feb 2016Bill Dwyre: "Pacquiao and Bradley: Defying Newton's Laws"
By , Thu, 11 Feb 2016ROACH PREPARES SPARMATES FOR PACQUIAO
By Eddie Alinea, Wed, 10 Feb 2016BRADLEY FORMALLY RELINQUISHES WBO WELTERWEIGHT TITLE
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Wed, 10 Feb 2016Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith: Bradley/Pacquiao Update, Amir Khan vs. Saul Alvarez
By Don Smith, Wed, 10 Feb 2016UNBEATEN ‘MULAWIN’ MORALDE AND ROMERO DUNO READY TO WAGE WAR IN ‘BRAWL AT THE MALL’ ON SATURDAY IN GENSAN
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Wed, 10 Feb 2016CARL FRAMPTON-SCOTT QUIGG CONFERENCE CALL TRANSCRIPT FOR FEB. 27 UNIFICATION FIGHT, LIVE ON SHO EXTREME
By , Wed, 10 Feb 2016ZOU SHIMING'S KNOCKOUT VICTORY ATTRACTS 36.5 MILLION VIEWERS IN CHINA!
By , Wed, 10 Feb 2016Khan Stops Quaye To Secure WBU Crown
By , Wed, 10 Feb 2016OSCAR DUARTE SIGNS WITH GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS AND IS CONFIRMED FOR HIS FIRST FIGHT UNDER THE PROMOTIONAL BANNER ON FEB. 19 AT THE BELASCO THEATER
By , Wed, 10 Feb 2016JULIO CEJA & HUGO RUIZ READY TO PUT ON ANOTHER SHOW IN WORLD TITLE REMATCH, FEB. 27 LIVE ON SHOWTIME
By , Wed, 10 Feb 2016Introducing King's Promotions undefeated Super Lightweight David Gonzales
By , Wed, 10 Feb 2016BLOW BY BLOW RELOADED GOES TO THE ‘BATTLEFIELD’
By Manny Piñol, Tue, 09 Feb 2016