Photos: Davis-Barrios weigh-in

WBA 130-pound champion Gervonta “Tank” Davis and WBA(Regular) Super Lightweight Champion Mario “El Azteca” Barrios went face-to-face for the final time on Friday at the weigh-in before they meet in the SHOWTIME PPV main event this Saturday, June 26, from the award-winning State Farm Arena in Atlanta in a Premier Boxing Champions event.

Davis, who is fighting at 140 for the first time in his career, came in at 139 ¾ pounds, while Barrios weighed in at 139 ½ pounds.

Also, on the televised undercard, Erickson “Hammer” Lubin will battle former unified champion Jeison Rosario, in a WBC Super Welterweight Title Eliminator in the co-main event. 

Super welterweight contender Carlos Adames and Mexico’s Alexis Salazar will battle in a 10-round showdown, and hard-hitting Olympian Batyr Akhmedov and former world champion Argenis Mendez will square off in the opening bout of the PPV telecast beginning at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.

Below are the weights, referee, and judges for all the fighters on the televised card:

WBA Super Lightweight World Championship – 12 Rounds

Gervonta Davis – 139 ¾ lbs.

Mario Barrios – 139 ½ lbs.

Referee: Thomas Taylor; Judges: Barry Lindenman (N.C.), David Sutherland (Okla.), Zachary Young (Calif.)

WBC Super Welterweight Title Eliminator – 12 Rounds

Erickson Lubin – 153 ½ lbs. 

Jeison Rosario – 154 lbs.

Referee: Jerry Cantu; Judges: Robert Hoyle (Nev.), Ed Kanner (Ga.), Zachary Young (Calif.)


Super Welterweight Bout – 10 Rounds

Carlos Adames – 157 lbs.*

Alexis Salazar – 157 lbs.* 

Referee: Jim Korb; Judges: Nola Oliver (Ga.), Richard Sells (Ga.), David Sutherland (Okla.)

*Contracted weight is 157 lbs.


WBA Super Lightweight Title Eliminator – 12 Rounds

Batyr Akhmedov – 139 ½ lbs.

Argenis Mendez – 139 ½ lbs. 

Referee: Brian Stutts; Judges: Robert Hoyle (Nev.), Barry Lindenman (N.C.), Richard Sells (Ga.)


Photo:  Amanda Westcott/SHOWTIME
Photo:  Amanda Westcott/SHOWTIME
Photo:  Amanda Westcott/SHOWTIME
Photo:  Amanda Westcott/SHOWTIME

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