Tomorrow fight fans in Hong Kong will get the chance to see a multi-title unification on the regional/international level. That bout will see local star Rex Tso (20-0, 12) [曹星如] risking his belts against former 2-time world title challenger Hirofumi Mukai (13-4-3, 3) [向井 寛史].
Today the two men took part in their weigh in and both men came in at 115lbs for their bout. Tso, who will be defending his WBO International Super Flyweight and WBC Asian Boxing Council Super Flyweight titles, came in at 115lbs for the second bout in succession. The bout is expected to be one of his final fights before getting a world title fight and his team have made it clear that he is a huge draw in Hong Kong, have broken box office records for this bout.
Mukai, the WBO Asia Pacific champion, also came in at 115lbs for the bout and look in good shape, and confident. He will know that a win here will open the doors to potential world title fights and will come in following a stoppage win last time out over Inthanon Sithchamuang.
(Image courtesy of Sumio Yamada)
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