Lucian Bute and Jean-Paul Mendy both made weight for their IBF Super Middleweight Championship bout Saturday night at the Romexpo in Bucharest, Romania. Bute weighed in at 167.9 lbs, with Mendy tipping the scale at 166 lbs.
On the undercard, Star Boxing’s Sahib Usarov weighed in at 120 lbs. while his opponent, Sergio Gomez weighed-in at 121 lbs.
Usarov vs. Acevedo is scheduled for eight rounds in the super bantamweight division. In the main event Lucian Bute (28-0, 23KO’s) defends his IBF Super Middleweight Championship against IBF #1 contender Jean-Paul Mendy (29-0-1, 16KO’s). Both bouts are promoted by EuroPlus Computers S.R.L. and Interbox in association with Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing.