News | Feb 22 2019

James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr make weight

James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr both come in under the super-middleweight limit at their official weigh-in
James DeGale vs Chris Eubank Jr fight time
James DeGale & Chris Eubank Jr Weigh-In  |  Action Images/Andrew Couldridge

BRITISH super-middleweight rivals James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr both came in under the 168-pound limit at the official weigh-in ahead of their hotly anticipated pay-per-view 12-rounder at the O2 Arena in Greenwich tomorrow night (Saturday February 23).

James DeGale vs Chris Eubank Jr

Former two-time IBF champion DeGale scaled 166lbs. Only once before in the southpaw’s 28-bout professional career has he ever weighed less than this. That was way back in July 2009 against Ciaran Healy – his third pro outing – when he came in at 165lbs.

 

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