Mayweather vs. Cotto Weigh-In Results
LAS VEGAS, NV (TheSpread) – Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Miguel Cotto hit the scales for their fight on Friday. Here is a look at the weigh in results and the odds for the contest.
Mayweather Jr. (42-0-0) takes on Cotto (37-2-0) from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The fight will air live on HBO PPV. According to oddsmakers, Mayweather Jr. is the clear favorite to win this fight, as he has a money line of -700 to win the title fight, while Cotto comes in with odds of +450 to prevail The over/under total for rounds has been set at 9.5.
Mayweather Jr. was the first to step on the scales, as he is the challenger. He weighed in at 151 pounds, which is three pounds under the weight limit. The champion, Miguel Cotto, came in exactly on target, hitting the scales at 154 pounds.
With the weigh in over, the fight is now official to take place on Saturday. Cotto will have the size edge on Mayweather, who continues to take on bigger challenges as his career moves on. Mayweather Jr. should have the speed edge, as he always does. Both men have one-punch knockout power.
WBA Super Light Middleweight Championship Weigh-In Results – Saturday, May 5
Floyd Mayweather Jr. 151 pounds
Miguel Cotto 154 pounds