On the scales the champion was 113.75lbs, more than 1lb under the limit, and looked in great shape and very confident. That confident isn't just because of her unbeaten record but also the fact that she hunting an 11th world title defense and will be strongly backed by her local fans.
The Japanese challenger was slightly heavier, coming in at 114.2lbs. Although she was the visiting fighter it was Nuki who left the press talking as she weighed in with writing over her face, which was toshow her Samurai Spirit. It was certain a unique and striking look from the visitor who is looking to claim a world title in her second challenge at this level.
For fans interested in watching the contest it will be aired on TYC Sports later today.
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