Tomorrow fans in Ikeda, Osaka, get the chance to see the very promising Hinata Maruta (1-0) [丸田 陽七太] fight for the second time as a professional fighter. Today the youngster, along with Thai opponent Krungsing Kaolamlekgym (0-0), took part in the weigh in for their bout, which is being fought at a contracted 54.5kg, or just over 120.15lbs.
At the weigh in both men made weight for the bout.
Sadly, at the time of writing, we've not been given the weights for either fighter but we have seen weigh in pictures with Maruta looking in incredible shape for the bout, and towering over the diminutive Thai.
It's thought that is Maruta wins, as expected, he will then begin to aim for a WBC Youth title at either Bantamweight or Super Bantamweight, with a bout for such a title possibly coming in Summer.
(Image courtesy of boxmob.jp)
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