Josh Taylor vs. Apinun Khongsong Weigh-in Results
The weigh-ins for the Josh Taylor vs. Apinun Khongsong card is in the books.
This Saturday, September 26, Taylor will put his WBA (Super) and IBF Light-Welterweight titles on the line against Khongsong. Taylor made weight at 139.25 pounds, while Khongsong’s weight was 139.5 pounds. This makes their title fight official.
Many fight fans are hoping that Taylor can get past Khongsong to set up a title unification showdown with WBC and WBO champion Jose Ramirez. The potential roadblock is that Jack Catterall is the mandatory contender for the WBO gold.
Co-headliners Charlie Edwards and Kyle Williams will do battle in bantamweight action. Edwards weighed in at 117.5 pounds. Williams tipped the scales at 117.25 pounds.
Taylor vs. Khongsong will take place inside York Hall in London, England. The event will air live beginning at 2:30 p.m. ET on ESPN+.
Here are the rest of the weigh-in results for Taylor vs. Khongsong.
Josh Taylor vs. Apinun Khongsong Card
Josh Taylor 139.25 lbs vs. Apinun Khongsong 139.5 lbs
(Taylor’s IBF/WBA Jr. Welterweight World Titles — 12 Rounds)
Charlie Edwards 117.5 lbs vs. Kyle Williams 117.25 lbs
(Bantamweight — 10 Rounds)
Davey Oliver Joyce 121.25 lbs vs. Ionut Baluta 121.25 lbs
(Joyce’s WBO European Jr. Featherweight title — 10 Rounds)
George Davey 154.5 lbs vs. Jeff Thomas 155.5 lbs
(Jr. Middleweight — 4 Rounds)
Eithan James 141.25 lbs vs. Kris Pilkington 141.25 lbs
(Jr. Welterweight— 4 Rounds)