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Munguia vs Inoue: Title fights set, fighters make weight

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Jaime Munguia and Takeshi Inoue are set for tomorrow night.

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Tomorrow night’s world title doubleheader streaming live on DAZN is set, as the fighters made weight today in Houston.

In the main event, Jaime Munguia (31-0, 26 KO) will defend his WBO junior middleweight title against Japan’s Takeshi Inoue (13-0-1, 7 KO). Munguia weighed in at 153.2, with Inoue at 153.6, both under the 154-pound limit.

The co-feature, for the WBA “world” featherweight title, is also good to go. Jesus Rojas (26-2-2, 19 KO) weighed in at the limit of 126 pounds, Xu Can (15-2, 2 KO) tipped the scales a bit lighter, at 125.6.

Top prospect Vergil Ortiz Jr (11-0, 11 KO) will also be in action, facing Jesus Valdez (23-4-1, 12 KO) in a 10-round fight. Ortiz weighed in at 142, with Valdez at 143.6 for the catchweight bout.

The rest of the lineup:

  • Alberto Melian (121.4) vs Edgar Ortega (122), 10 rounds
  • Alex Rincon (153.3) vs Jeremy Ramos (152.8), 6 rounds
  • George Rincon (139.6) vs Emmanuel Valadez (139.6), 6 rounds
  • Alex Santana (134) vs John Rincon (134.4), 4 rounds