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Martinez, Mathebula make weight

Photos: Maravillabox

With WBC middleweight champion Sergio “Maravilla” Martinez looking on, both IBF super bantamweight champion Kiko Martinez (29-4, 21 KOs) and challenger Jeffrey Mathebula (27-4-2, 14 KOs) made weight for their world title clash on Saturday night at the Pabellon Esperanza Lag in Elche (Alicante), Spain.

Kiko Martinez, making his first title defense, weighed 121.6. Mathebula scaled in at 121.4 lbs.

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