Moloney Vs. Baez Weigh-In Results
Following his brother’s first loss last night, can Jason Moloney step up and get a win for the Moloney family? Inside the MGM Grand Conference Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, Top Rank returns to action on June 25.
Andrew Moloney fought on Tuesday, June 23, and lost his WBA Super-Flyweight Title against Joshua Franco. The main event of Thursday’s event will be Moloney (20-1) facing off against Leonardo Baez. Before fight night, the weigh-ins took place.
Jason is a former WBA Oceania Super-Bantamweight Champion. He defended the belt five times before winning the WBA Oceania Bantamweight Title. Stepping up in competition, he lost to Emmanuel Rodriguez in the World Boxing Super Series bantamweight quarter-finals. “The Smooth One” would then recover by defending the WBA belt three times, his last win against Dixon Flores in November.
Baez (18-2) is on a six-fight win streak dating back to the end of 2018. The 24-year-old won four fights in 2019 before beating Moises Flores via unanimous decision this past February.
Check out the weigh-in results below:
Main Card (ESPN, 8 p.m. ET)
Jason Moloney (117.7) v. Leonardo Baez (118.3) *
Abraham Nova (131.9) v. Avery Sparrow (131.5)
Orlando Gonzalez (126) v. Luis Porozo (125)
Vlad Panin (149) v. Benajmin Whitaker (149)
Clay Burns (143.6) v. Reymond Yanong (143)
Waldo Cortes (246.9) v. Kingsley Ibeh (286.4)
* Baez came in over the limit