Weigh-In Results: Joe Smith Jr. vs. Steve Geffrard ready for action in Verona, NY

Joe Smith Jr (L) and Steve Geffrard (R) face-off during the weigh-in for the WBO light heavyweight championship fight at Turning Stone Resort Casino on January 14, 2022 in Verona, New York. (Photo by Mikey Williams/Top Rank Inc via Getty Images)

The entire Smith-Geffrard fight card weighed in today at Turning Stone Resort Casino ahead of tomorrow night’s fights LIVE on ESPN and ESPN Deportes (simulcast on ESPN+) at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT.

The main event pits Long Island hero and WBO World Champion JOE SMITH JR. in his first world title defense against challenger STEVEN GEFFRARD. Both fighters tipped the scales today, with champion Joe Smith Jr. weighing in at a fit, 174.25 lbs while challenger Steven Geffrard weighed in at a ready 173.5 lbs. After a mad scramble it’s official – THE FIGHT IS ON!

On the undercard, Ukraine born, Pittsburgh based cruiserweight LYUBOMYR PINCHUK is set to challenge Virginia’s JOSE MARIO FLORES over 8 rounds for the vacant NABA Gold Cruiserweight Title. Pinchuk weighed in at a trim 194.5 lbs, while Flores weighed in at 197.5 lbs.

Promoted by Top Rank, in association with Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing, tickets priced from $49 to $89 are on sale now and can be purchased at the Turning Stone Resort Box Office, charge by phone by calling 800.771.7711 or online at Ticketmaster.

Joe Smith Jr (L) and Steve Geffrard (R) (Photo by Mikey Williams/Top Rank Inc via Getty Images)

Joe Smith Jr. 174.25 pounds vs. Steve Geffrard 173.5 pounds(Smith’s WBO Light Heavyweight Title — 12 Rounds)

Abraham Nova (L) and William Encarnacion (R) (Photo by Mikey Williams/Top Rank Inc via Getty Images)

Abraham Nova 126.75 pounds vs. William Encarnacion 127 pounds(Featherweight — 10 Rounds)

Omar Rosario (L) and Raekwon Butler (R) (Photo by Mikey Williams/Top Rank Inc via Getty Images)

Omar Rosario 139.25 pounds vs. Raekwon Butler 138.25 pounds(Junior Welterweight — 6 Rounds)

Jahi Tucker (L) and Akeem Black (R) (Photo by Mikey Williams/Top Rank Inc via Getty Images)

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Jahi Tucker 146.75 pounds vs. Akeem Black 145.75 pounds(Welterweight — 6 Rounds)

Troy Isley (L) and Harry Cruz-Cubano (R) (Photo by Mikey Williams/Top Rank Inc via Getty Images)

Troy Isley 156.25 pounds vs. Harry Keenan Cruz-Cubano 156.25 pounds(Middleweight — 6 Rounds)

Lyubomyr Pinchuk (L) and Jose Mario Flores (R) (Photo by Mikey Williams/Top Rank Inc via Getty Images)

Lyubomyr Pinchuk 194.5 pounds vs. Jose Mario Flores 197.5 pounds(Cruiserweight — 8 Rounds)


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