Juan Manuel Marquez and Juan Diaz make weight for Saturday night’s HBO PPV fight

The fighters for the HBO boxing “Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Juan Diaz 2” Pay-per-view card on Saturday, July 31, 2010,  officially made weight Friday.

Marquez and Diaz first fought in 2009, a fight that won  fight of the year and was a back and forth war which Juan Manuel Marquez won by knockout.

Juan Manuel Marquez 133 1/2 pounds and Juan “Baby Bull” Diaz weighed in at the 135-pound lightweight limit.

If Marquez beats Diaz again on Saturday, his sights are set on a rubbermatch with the Filipino boxer Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao. Manny Pacquiao is scheduled to face Antonio Margarito on November 13 instead of Floyd Mayweather Jr.. Marquez fought Mayweather and lost a decision but still believes that Pacquiao is avoiding a third fight with him.

The official undercard weights from the HBO “Marquez vs. Diaz rematch” PPV :

WBO middleweight title fight
Daniel Jacobs – 159 vs. Dmitry Pirog – 160.

Jr. Welterweight fight
Robert Guerrero – 138.5 vs. Joel Casamayor – 138

Lightweight fight
Jorge Linares – 132.5 vs. Rocky Juarez – 132.


Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Juan Diaz Weigh-In photo(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Watch Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Juan Diaz live on Saturday night, July 31 only on HBO Pay-per-view.

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